Best Arcade Fire Songs

Fantastic indie rock band... what are their best songs?

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21 We Exist

Lately I've become so addictive to this song... Music video is so damn good... It deserves a bit higher place in this list

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22 Une Annee Sans Lumiere

I feel like this song is really underrated... It's always been my favorite and probably always will be though haha

This is one of those songs I had o listen to everyday it was so good!

23 Empty Room
24 Half Light II (No Celebration)
25 My Body is a Cage

This is definitely their best song. It's perfect. Constantly building throughout the song, raw emotion, great use of the organ and amazing drumming that keeps the song moving once the full sound comes in. Win is amazing in this song too. Lyrics are definitely their best as well. Need I say more?

So umm, did people just forget about this one? Did they not see it? Whatever the explanation, this deserves to be in the top 5.

The fact that this song is so low is terrifying

Needs to be higher ^^^^ - PeterG28

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26 The Woodlands National Anthem
27 Rococo

I could listen to this on a loop, I absolutely love it. Amazed it isn't higher

Wow, I'm shocked this isn't in the top ten. One of AF's best, haunting and powerful, I never get tired of it.

Møst underrated arcade fire song

28 City With No Children

No. 28? Are you all mental

29 Here Comes the Night Time

Amazing construction. There so much energy, it's just make me feel happy. A really great song with a great interaction of a lot of instruments judiciously used. My favorite one on reflektor

My favourite Arcade Fire song NO DOUBT

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30 Normal Person

This song is just awesome! Lyrics, instrumental... It should be a top10!

Woaah wooah woah! Why is this at 32? My favourite rack off the new record by a long way.

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31 It's Never Over (Oh Orpheus)

A really powerful, energetic and beautiful duet of Regine and Will, telling a story of two lovers losing each other. Deserves every listen!

The hooks in this one are incredible

32 Neon Bible
33 The Well and the Lighthouse

After my first Neon Bible listen, this song somehow impressed me and it still is my favorite even after The Suburbs album.

I don't know what it is about this song, but whenever I hear it, it makes me feel emotional in the beat possible way.

34 Porno

Amazing beats and great lyrics!

Most underrated song from "Reflektor". Great lyrics, great chorus and an awesome outro!

35 Black Mirror

Feels like dark walls of sound are closing in around you.

Creepy awesomeness.

36 Cold Wind
37 The Suburbs (Continued)

One of the most beautiful lines I've ever heard or read "if I could have it back, all the time that we wasted I'd only waste it again and again and again

I love this outro. The perfect ending. "If I could have it back, you know I would love to waste it again. Waste it again and again and again."

38 Black Wave/Bad Vibrations
39 Speaking In Tongues

Deserves to be in the top 5!
Absolutely beautiful guitar and killer bass with some of the most intense lyrics and vocals the band has ever produced!

40 You Already Know

How is this song nowhere to be seen on this list? Unbelievable

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