Nothing under four stars - heavy hitters of indie rock

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Nothing under four stars - heavy hitters of indie rock

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David Doig
Arcade Fire
Arcade Fire’s latest offering is a mixed bag of influence but nonetheless a welcome return

There are years that come along and hit all expectations out of the park. This year is shaping up to be one of them. Not only do we have a new Lorde album, the excellent debut of future star Billie Eilish, but also the comeback of the two heaviest hitters of indie rock. Yes, 2017 sees new work by the most excellent Arcade Fire and The National

Everything Now, Everything Now Arcade Fire Arcade Fire Music, 2017 ★★★★ It has been a long four years since the mixed reception gathered for Reflektor. C, Everything Now - Arcade Fire