NPR logo

Hear Two New Arcade Fire Songs And An Interview

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/127118125/127206216" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
Hear Two New Arcade Fire Songs And An Interview

Discover Songs

Hear Two New Arcade Fire Songs And An Interview

The U.S. Premiere Of New Music From 'The Suburbs'

Hear Two New Arcade Fire Songs And An Interview

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/127118125/127215714" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

Hear Two New Arcade Fire Songs And An Interview

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/127118125/127206216" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

The Arcade Fire's new album, The Suburbs, will be released on Aug. 3 in the U.S. hide caption

toggle caption

Just The Songs

Month Of May

  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/127118125/127244737" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

Suburbs

  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/127118125/127244749" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

Thursday marks the U.S. premiere of two new songs by Arcade Fire, from the band's upcoming album The Suburbs. In honor of the occasion, All Songs Considered host Bob Boilen talked to Arcade Fire's Win and Will Butler about the record, while also offering a special preview of the songs "Month of May" and "The Suburbs." Listen to the conversation on this page, and tell us what you think of the new music in the chat below.