Artist: Arcade Fire
Title: The Suburbs
Backstory: The indie-rock collective explores the dark undercurrents of modern life.
Who will love it: Fans of David Bowie, Springsteen and U2 (and those bands are all fans of Arcade Fire).
Why you should care: If there's a future for rock albums, it starts here.
Track highlights: "The Suburbs," "Ready to Start"
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