May 12, 2011 8:09
Arcade Fire record song with David Byrne for 'The Suburbs' re-release
Ex-Talking Heads singer guests on new edition of 2010 LP
Arcade Fire have announced that former Talking Heads frontman David Byrne will feature on the new deluxe version of their 2010 album 'The Suburbs'.
Byrne has recorded backing vocals for a new track, 'Speaking In Tongues', which is one of two new songs on the re-release. The other is titled 'Culture War'.
The new edition is set to be released on June 27 and will also include a new version of 'Wasted Hours', which has been re-titled 'Wasted Hours (A Life That We Can Live)'.
The re-released album will also include the band’s short film, 'Scenes From The Suburbs', which you can see the trailer for at the bottom of the page. A 'Making Of' documentary will also be part of the package.
The new tracks are set to receive their first play on BBC Radio 1 on May 23.
Arcade Fire return to the UK in June to headline Hyde Park.
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