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Arcade Fire - The Suburbs

Suburbs is the third studio album by Canadian indie rock band Arcade Fire, released on August 2, 2010. Coinciding with its announcement, the band released a limited edition 12-inch singlecontaining the title track and "Month of May" 


The album debuted at No. 1 on the Irish Albums Chart, the UK Albums Chart, the US Billboard 200chart, and the Canadian Albums Chart. It won Album of the Year at the 2011 Grammy Awards, Best International Album at the 2011 BRIT Awards, Album of the Year at the 2011 Juno Awards, and the 2011 Polaris Music Prize for best Canadian album. Two weeks after winning Grammy's Album of the Year, the album jumped from No. 52 to No. 12 on the Billboard 200, the album's highest ranking since its release in August 2010.


What we said on Instagram.

‘The suburbs’ by Arcade Fire is one of our favourite albums ever. The 2010 release by the Canadian indie rock band is probably their best record to date. We’ve heard a lot of people say they aren’t a very good live act, but they were fantastic headliners at Glastonbury in 2014. Arcade Fire’s third album has a constant feeling of movement and changes pace regularly. It’s brighter than their previous albums, Funeral and Neon Bible but they still use the record to comment on the world and how we live, just in a less emotionally heavy and serious way. Does anyone else think that the album cover is the wrong way round? 🤔


Track listing


A1The Suburbs5:15
A2Ready To Start4:16
A3Modern Man4:40
B1Empty Room2:52
B2City With No Children3:12
B3Half Light I4:14
B4Half Light II (No Celebration)4:27
C1Month Of May3:51
C2Wasted Hours3:21
C3Deep Blue4:28
C4We Used To Wait5:01
D1Sprawl I (Flatland)2:54
D2Sprawl II (Mountains Beyond Mountains)5:26
D3Suburban War4:45
D4The Suburbs (Continued)1:28


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Arcade Fire - The Suburbs


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