"Neighborhood 1# (Tunnels)" was Arcade Fire's first single, released several months before their debut album, Funeral as a 7" vinyl record on June 20, 2004, to a pressing of 1500 copies. The B-side to the album is a recording of the song "My Buddy" by swing musician Alvino Rey. Rey is the maternal grandfather of Arcade Fire members Win and William Butler.
In August 2009, the song was named #10 on Pitchfork Media's "Top…
And if the snow buries my, my neighborhood.
And if my parents are crying
Then I'll dig a tunnel from my window to yours,
Yeah, a tunnel from my window to yours.