Demand forces the Canadian rockers to take action a month ahead of 'Funeral''s UK release date...

ARCADE FIRE are to have their debut album ‘FUNERAL’ mad available exclusively on ITUNES from tomorrow (January 25) – a month ahead of its’ official UK release.

Demand for the Canadian rockers’ record was such that the decision was taken to make it available for download.

The record is not out until February 28 in the UK, and no import copies are currently available.


Arcade Fire are expected to go on an extensive tour of the UK shortly after the album’s official release on Rough Trade.

The band have just announced they will play their debut UK show at London King’s College On March 8.

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