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Report: New Arcade Fire Release Date Emerges

Music from the band's fourth studio album coming soon

June 22, 2013 12:14 PM ET
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Win Butler of the Arcade Fire performs at the Lands End Stage during the 2011 Outside Lands Music and Arts Festival held at Golden Gate Park on August 14th, 2011 in San Francisco, California.
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The long wait for new music from the Arcade Fire will soon come to an end. Material from the band's follow-up to 2010's The Suburbs will be coming out on September 9th, Revolt TV reports

According to Revolt, sources close to the Arcade Fire revealed a few details for the as-yet-untitled new album, although the band has not yet officially commented. The sources said that the new material was recorded in multiple locations over the past year, including the already-reported work with James Murphy at his DFA Records studio in New York.

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Late last month, Murphy spoke with Rolling Stone about working with the band on the new album, which is expected to be out by the end of the year. "There's a lot of them, and they're mostly self-produced – like, they don't need a producer in a certain way," he said, while praising the quality of the songs they came in with. "I think it's going to be a really great record, actually," he said. "I'm eager to see it come out."

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