TribLIVE

| AandE

 
Larger text Larger text Smaller text Smaller text | Order Photo Reprints

Arcade Fire erupts at Consol Energy Center

Jack Fordyce | Tribune-Review - Win Butler of Arcade Fire performs during their 'Reflektor' Tour Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at Consol Energy Center.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>Jack Fordyce | Tribune-Review</em></div>Win Butler of Arcade Fire performs during their 'Reflektor' Tour Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at Consol Energy Center.
Jack Fordyce | Tribune-Review - Canadian indie-rock band Arcade Fire performs during their 'Reflektor' Tour Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at Consol Energy Center.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>Jack Fordyce | Tribune-Review</em></div>Canadian indie-rock band Arcade Fire performs during their 'Reflektor' Tour Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at Consol Energy Center.
Jack Fordyce | Tribune-Review - Win Butler (guitar) of Arcade Fire performs with Richard Reed Parry during their 'Reflektor' Tour Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at Consol Energy Center.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>Jack Fordyce | Tribune-Review</em></div>Win Butler (guitar) of Arcade Fire performs with Richard Reed Parry during their 'Reflektor' Tour Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at Consol Energy Center.
Jack Fordyce | Tribune-Review - Win Butler of Arcade Fire performs during their 'Reflektor' Tour Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at Consol Energy Center.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>Jack Fordyce | Tribune-Review</em></div>Win Butler of Arcade Fire performs during their 'Reflektor' Tour Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at Consol Energy Center.
Jack Fordyce | Tribune-Review - Win Butler of Arcade Fire performs during their 'Reflektor' Tour Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at Consol Energy Center.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>Jack Fordyce | Tribune-Review</em></div>Win Butler of Arcade Fire performs during their 'Reflektor' Tour Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at Consol Energy Center.
Jack Fordyce | Tribune-Review - Win Butler of Arcade Fire performs during their 'Reflektor' Tour Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at Consol Energy Center.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>Jack Fordyce | Tribune-Review</em></div>Win Butler of Arcade Fire performs during their 'Reflektor' Tour Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at Consol Energy Center.
Jack Fordyce | Tribune-Review - Win Butler of Arcade Fire performs during their 'Reflektor' Tour Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at Consol Energy Center.
<div style='float:right;width:100%;' align='right'><em>Jack Fordyce | Tribune-Review</em></div>Win Butler of Arcade Fire performs during their 'Reflektor' Tour Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at Consol Energy Center.

Email Newsletters

Click here to sign up for one of our email newsletters.

Full Set List

It's Never Over (Oh Orpheus) - Flashbulb Eyes (Reflektor) - Neighborhood #3 (Power Out) - Rebellion (Lies) - We Used to Wait - The Suburbs - Ready to Start - Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels) - We Exist - Intervention - No Cars Go - Haiti

Afterlife - Reflektor - Sprawl II

Encore: Play That Funky Music (on B-stage) - Normal Person - Here Comes the Night Time - Wake Up

Thursday, March 13, 2014, 12:18 p.m.
 

Grammy-Award winning Canadian rock band Arcade Fire, touring for their latest album “Reflektor,” reignited Pittsburgh fans on Wednesday at Consol Energy Center.

Concert-goers accepted the band's social media invitation to show up in decorative costumes, ranging from formal evening wear to Mardis Gras-style masquerade masks, even a disco-style mirror emblazoned suit.

The opening performance of “It's Never Over” began with Régine Chassagne spotlighted at the far end of the floor on a separate stage before joining the band on the main stage. During “Flashbulb Eyes,” frontman Win Bulter borrowed a fan's cellphone camera, holding it to his face like a mask while singing the chorus, “Hit me with your flashbulb eyes!” After two songs from their new album, the group went into “Neighborhod #3” from their 2005 debut album “Funeral.”

Since playing the Rex Theater in 2004, Arcade Fire has risen to international acclaim and won numerous awards, including a Grammy Album of the Year for their last album, “The Suburbs.”

Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.

 

 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read Music

  1. Pop band One Direction is moving forward with tour stop at Heinz Field
  2. Out of the Blue rediscovers winning musical formula
  3. Reviews: Albums celebrate the stylistic differences of piano trios
  4. Van Halen plays plenty of favorites in First Niagara show
  5. Old Crow Medicine Show ‘Raise a Ruckus’ at Stage AE
  6. One Direction brings the thrills to Heinz Field audience
  7. Photo gallery: Luke Bryan at First Niagara Pavilion