Concert Preview: Arcade Fire (8/26-8/27 @ United Center)


Man, Arcade Fire has really been doing a lot of incredible covers this tour!  Check out what they’ve covered so far this month below.  What do you think they’ll cover during their two nights in Chicago?  Weigh in!

8/1 – 8/2 Inglewood, CA –> Blade Runner (Vangelis), Killing in the Name (Rage Against the Machine), Axel F (Harold Faltermeyer), Welcome to the Jungle and Sweet Child O’ Mine (Guns N’ Roses), Been Caught Stealing (Jane’s Addiction),

8/3 L.A., CA –> ALL COVERS AS PHI SLAMMA JAMMA:  Rumble (Link Wray), Today Your Love, Tomorrow the World and I Don’t Wanna Go Down to the Basement (Ramones), Hey Tonight (Creedence Clearwater Revival), The Last Time (The Rolling Stones), Come on Baby Let’s Go Downtown (Neil Young), You Ain’t Goin’ Nowhere (Bob Dylan), Wheels (The Flying Burrito Brothers), Bird Dog (The Everly Brothers), Uncontrollable Urge (DEVO), Controversy (Prince), Helter Skelter (The Beatles)

8/4 Santa Barbara, CA –> Jurassic Park: End Credits (John Williams), California Über Alles (Dead Kennedys), California (Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers)

8/5 Chula Vista, CA –> Blade Runner (Vangelis), Innocent When You Dream and I Don’t Wanna Grow Up (Tom Waits), California Über Alles (Dead Kennedys)

8/8 The Gorge, WA –> Blade Runner (Vangelis), Smells Like Teen Spirit (Nirvana), Temptation (New Order), Hunger Strike (Temple of the Dog)

8/9 Live at Squamish –> (Everything I Do) I Do It for You (Bryan Adams)

8/11 Edmonton, Canada –> Back in Time (Huey Lewis and the News), Blade Runner (Vangelis), Constant Craving (K.D. Lang)

8/12 Calgary, Canada –> I Feel It All (Feist), Blade Runner (Vangelis), Working For the Weekend (Loverboy)

8/14 Winnipeg, Canada –> Come on Baby Let’s Go Downtown  (Neil Young), These Eyes (The Guess Who)


As seen around the mean streets of Chicago

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