Arcade Fire Announces First 2010 Concert

Arcade Fire has announced their first tour date for 2010 — a headlining slot at the Oxegen Festival in Kildare, Ireland, set for Friday, July 9th.

The band is also heavily rumored as a headliner for Lollapalooza 2010.

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