Boy George also popped by to perform “Karma Chameleon” during the band’s third and final show in London.
Upcoming Festival Appearances
“He speaks the truth, unfortunately,” remarked Win Butler following the onstage collaboration.
Plus, Hynde, Bryce Dessner, and the Preservation Hall Jazz Band joined in for “Wake Up”.
The tribute performance came during the band’s gig in Dublin on Friday night.
Arcade Fire, The Weeknd, Janelle Monáe, Kesha, The Flaming Lips, Pixies, Grizzly Bear, and Spoon are among the acts set to play the Milwaukee mega fest.
Win Butler on Arcade Fire’s Everything Now: “If that’s the worst thing we can possibly do then I’m at peace”
Frontman also talks about US politics: “I think the American left are crazy too.”
The band also took home the International Achievement Award for “exemplary success on a global scale.”
The indie rockers perform “Creature Comfort” and “Put Your Money on Me” as part of their fifth appearance on the show.
Directed by David Wilson, the 16-minute visual stars the band alongside Oscar-nominated actor Toni Collette (Little Miss Sunshine, The Sixth Sense).
“Everything Now Continued Tour” kicks off in July and includes non-festival dates.
Including records from Brian Eno and Kevin Shields, The National, Fleet Foxes, Rage Against the Machine, The Cure, and Arcade Fire.
Arcade Fire frontman opted to sing one of his own songs while doing karaoke in Little Tokyo.