Aug 31st 2010 By Jeremy Taylor
The street and house you grew up in are the stars of the latest video from indie favorites Arcade Fire
and acclaimed director Chris Milk
Go to the website The Wilderness Downtown
and type in your childhood address. Suddenly, via Google Street View
, the neighborhood you used to play in and the house you used to live in will be prominently and effectively featured in the video for the song "We Used to Wait."
It's pretty revolutionary stuff, which both highlights an exciting new direction for the music video and the scary detail with which Google is now recording everything.
The video is best viewed in Google Chrome. If you don't have Chrome, it's worth the quick download to be able to check it out