Intervention (4:19)

Cover of Neon Bible

From Neon Bible and 19 other releases

Intervention is the second single released from Arcade Fire’s second full-length album, Neon Bible. The song makes use of a huge organ to create an epic sound. The lyrics deal with war and religion’s role in it.
“Intervention” currently holds the number twenty-six spot on Rate Your Music’s Top Singles of the 2000s. It was also voted song of the year on Tony Fenton’s radio show on Today FM in Ireland. It also ranked as the #2 single of 2007 on CBC Radio 3’s year-end R3-30 chart, behind only The Weakerthans’ “Civil Twilight”.


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The keys taken back were thrown
The useless seed was sown
When they say they're cutting off the phone
Then tell 'em you're not home

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