VIDEO: Arcade Fire Performs 'Reflektor' on SNL Season Premiere
The group first appeared on the sketch comedy in a hilarious bit in which Fey attempted to tell the difference between them and the show's newest castmembers. They went on to perform two songs from next month's Reflektor album for the first time on television. Below, check out their performance of the title track from their fourth album, 'Reflektor.'
About ARCADE FIRE:
Arcade Fire is an indie rock band based in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, consisting of husband and wife Win Butler and Régine Chassagne, along with Richard Reed Parry, Tim Kingsbury, Sarah Neufeld and Jeremy Gara. The band came to prominence in 2004 with the release of their critically acclaimed debut album Funeral.
Arcade Fire has won numerous awards, including the 2011 Grammy for Album of the Year (they hold the distinction of Being the only musical group to have won their first and only Grammy in that category), the 2011 Juno Award for Album of the Year, and the 2011 Brit Award for Best International Album for their third studio album, The Suburbs, released in 2010 to critical acclaim and commercial success. In earlier years they won the 2008 Meteor Music Award for Best International Album and the 2008 Juno Award for Alternative Album of the Year for their second studio album, Neon Bible. They also received nominations for the Best Alternative Music Album Grammy for all three of their studio albums. The band's work has also been twice named as a short list nominee for the Polaris Music Prize in 2007 for Neon Bible and in 2011 forThe Suburbs, winning the award for The Suburbs. In 2013, Arcade Fire announced their fourth album Reflektor.