And it will be on Merge, the more-or-less indie label that releases his mothership’s records. But will it have the Merge logo on the sleeve? Well, that’s his policy, and he’s sticking to it.
By Uncle Blurt
Love ’em, every damn one of those Canadians, and even some of them Lone Star State-ers: that would be the Arcade Fire. And member Will Butler, he with the taller and therefore more prominent brother/member Win Butler, is about to branch out with a solo album. Titled Policy, it will arrive March 10. More details as they are revealed.
Hey, didja see all those videos of Butler solo in Brooklyn from last week (Nov. 12)? We did, right after we heard the news of the album! Watch ’em below, and meanwhile, read our interview from quite awhile back in 2005 with Butler and his merry band of Fire-starters…