Arcade Fire perform with David Byrne at Montreal charity gig — watch

Win Butler, Régine Chassagne, and Richard Reed Parry hit the stage for the first time in 18 months

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Last night the Montreal’s Society for Arts and Technology hosted a benefit concert for KANPE, the pro-Haiti charity co-founded by Arcade Fire’s Régine Chassagne. Régine, her husband Win Butler, and guitarist Richard Reed Parry were on hand to serve as the house band, performing alongside the likes of David Byrne, Saul Williams, and Preservation Hall Jazz Band. Watch fan-shot footage below.

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Arcade Fire have confirmed three festival appearances for this summer. In the meantime, they’ll continue working on their next studio album, the follow-up to 2013’s Reflektor.

Arcade Fire 2016 Tour Dates:
07/07-09 – Bilbao, ES @ Bilbao BBK Live
07/07-09 – Oeiras, PT @ NOS Alive Festival
07/22-24 – Oro-Medonte, ON @ WayHome Music & Arts Festival