Will Butler has released a new song called ‘Anything You Want’. Arcade Fire‘s maniacal-man-of-a-thousand-instruments tweeted“I wanted to record and put this song out today, even if it’s a pretty rough demo. It’s about George Washington, and my family, and America. It wasn’t written for the 4th of July, but it feels appropriate.”

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Recorded in Hackney while on tour in Europe with his main band, it’s his first solo music since 2016’s live album ‘Fright Night’ and 2015 studio effort ‘Policy’. It’s a low-key speak-sung piano ballad that borrows a chorus from Roy Orbison‘s 1989 song ‘You Got It’, and you can listen to it via Soundcloud below.

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