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Arcade Fire is an indie rock band based in Montréal, Québec, Canada, and fronted by the husband and wife duo of Win Butler and Régine Chassagne. In addition to instrument mainstays guitar, drums  and bass guitar, members play piano, violin, viola, cello, double bass, xylophone, glockenspiel, keyboard, French horn, accordion, harp, mandolin  and hurdy-gurdy. The band takes most of their instruments on tour, and the multi-instrumentalist band members switch instrumental duties throughout their shows.

Arcade Fire has won numerous awards, including both the Meteors 2008 Best International Album award and the Juno Awards 2008 Alternative Album of the Year award for Neon Bible. It has also been nominated for the Best Alternative Music Album Grammy in 2005 for Funeral and in 2008 for Neon Bible.
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Genre:  Rock
AlbumsArcade Fire, The Suburbs (Arcade Fire album)
Label:  Merge
Country:  Canada
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The new Arcade Fire album "The Suburbs" is available for cheap download ($3.99 for the entire album!) on Amazon.com (only mp3s): http://www.amazon.com/The-Suburbs/dp/B003X73QA8?tag=afdmrp1-20
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