Posting an update to their official Facebook page on Oct. 18,the Canuck indie rockers unveiled a 60-second video teaser from a song that will appear on the highly anticipated follow up to their hugely successful 2010 release 'The Suburbs.'
The sample features an unaccompanied vocal track with the instrumentation added towards the tail end of the clip, accompanied by scenes from Haiti, where the album was recorded, as well as footage taken from one of their shows at Montreal’s La Salsatheque.
Fans can check out the video at Arcade Fire's Facebook page.
Last night, Arcade Fire played the first of two semi- secret shows in Brooklyn, N.Y. to a sold out house under their alias 'The Reflektors' and have a second sold out show scheduled Oct. 19.
The Grammy-winning Montreal natives recently announced gigs on Oct. 26 at Neil Young's Bridge School Benefit in Mountainview, Calif. at Shoreline Amphitheater, as well as an album release performance on Oct. 29 at an undisclosed venue in Los Angeles, as part of MTV Iggy and Intel's "The Music Experiment 2.0" concert series and have also confirmed an Oct. 24 show at the Little Haiti Cultural Center in Miami, Fla.
The 'Reflektor' album will hit shelves on Oct. 28 and is available for pre-order at ArcadeFire.com.
Did you know? 'Reflektor's' title track, which features a guest appearance by David Bowie, was released as the album's debut single Sept. 9.