The deluxe edition of Arcade Fire‘s Grammy winning The Suburbs will be released August 2nd. Among its bells and whistles, a DVD of the Spike Jonze short Scenes From The Suburbs, an extended version of “Wasted Hours (A Life That We Can Live)” and the two tracks you can hear below.
“Speaking In Tongues” is the well publicized collaboration with David Byrne. Perhaps collaboration is the wrong word, as his presence is only really felt near the end:
“Culture War” is as maudlin as you’d expect and Arcade Fire song entitled “Culture War” to be:
I can’t believe Arcade Fire was shut out at the Billboard Music Awards last night. Does a Grammy mean nothing to you people?
Just kidding… I mean look at this list of winners. Makes me feel delightfully out of touch.