Arcade Fire announce DVD release

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Scenes from the Suburbs, a short film by Spike Jonze, is set for a DVD release on June 27th 2011 via Sonovox, and will include two previously unreleased exclusive tracks recorded during The Suburbs album session.

The 30 minute film, inspired by Arcade Fire’s recent Grammy and Brit award winning album The Suburbs, is directed by Spike Jonze and co-written by Spike Jonze, Will Butler and Win Butler.

The Scenes from the Suburbs DVD package will include:

DVD: “Scenes From The Suburbs” (30 mins, colour) plus “Behind The Scenes” documentary;

CD: The Suburbs album to include a new extended version of Wasted Hours plus bonus tracks Speaking In Tongues and Culture War; and a 76 page booklet.

Arcade Fire’s third album The Suburbs, received the Grammy for Album of the Year at this year’s awards ceremony in Los Angeles ahead of collecting Brit Awards for Best International Group and Best International Album.

Arcade Fire will return to the UK this summer for a massive show at London’s Hyde Park before heading north for dates in Manchester and Edinburgh.


30 June Hyde Park, London

31 August Manchester MEN Arena

1 September Edinburgh Castle

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