Posts Tagged ‘The Strokes’

Shaky Knees 2015 Lineup Announced Featuring Ryan Adams, Wilco And The Avett Brothers

January 14th, 2015
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Atlanta’s Shaky Knees Music Festival has announced its 2015 lineup.

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Black Friday Special Music Releases You Should Buy

November 28th, 2014
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If you don’t want to wait in line to buy a new tv, tons of new music will be released on Black Friday.

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The Strokes Are The First Headliner For The 2015 Primavera Sound Festival

November 13th, 2014
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Annual European music festivals are a real early birds in announcing the next year lineups. One of the finest – Barcelona’s Primavera Sound – will be celebrating its 15th anniversary in 2015, and on this occasion, the organizers have decided to invite someone special. Thereby, meet the first Primavera Sound headliners – The Strokes. Read more…

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WATCH: Volcano Choirs Release New Video For “Tiderays”

September 24th, 2014
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Comprised of Bon Iver’s Justin Vernon and members of Collections of Colonies of Bees, American indie rock band Volcano Choir have released a new music video for “Tiderays.” The track off their second LP Repave, released last year, has been artistically reimagined in the new video. Read more…

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Arcade Fire, The Strokes And Bon Iver Members Play Basketball And Music For Charity

September 22nd, 2014
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During this year’s Pop Montréal festival, Arcade Fire and others played a charity basketball game: Pop vs Jock.
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Arcade Fire, Bon Iver And The Strokes Members Form Pop All Star Band

September 19th, 2014
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The new group will play a one-off concert this month, but the event won’t just include famous musicians. Here’s who else will be joining them. Read more…

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LISTEN: Brody Dalle Streams New Track “Meet The Foetus/ Oh The Joy”

February 11th, 2014
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Australian punk princess Brody Dally debuted her solo track “Meet The Foetus/Oh The Joy” today on .
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Governors Ball Announces 2014 Lineup Featuring OutKast, Jack White, The Strokes and More

January 16th, 2014
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Another day, another blockbuster concert announced. This time it’s the fourth annual Governors Ball Music Festival. And the bands? OutKast, Interpol, and Skrillex, just for a nice diverse slice. Full lineup below.

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WATCH: Daft Punk Release New Music Video for “Instant Crush” Featuring The Stroke’s Julian Casablancas

December 7th, 2013
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Daft Punk release music video for “Instant Crush” featuring Julian Casablancas from The Strokes Read more…

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Albert Hammond, Jr. – AHJ

October 13th, 2013
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It is an exercise in simplicity, this experience with The Strokes’ Albert Hammond, Jr., on his new EP, AHJ. Compared to the baroque pop sensibilities of his 2006 debut LP, Yours To Keep, and the indie rock of his 2008 followup, ¿Cómo Te Llama?, this EP does not ask the listener for a huge investment. AHJ endures for maybe 20 minutes, with the songs’ modest arrangements offering a lot of breathing room. Opening cuts “St. Justice” and “Strange Tidings” are the sparsest offerings; the songs get progressively more fleshed out, but only slightly. By the fifth song, “Cooker Ship,” probably the fullest number on AHJ and the one that recalls his previous outings, the fact that Hammond is a musical force behind the Strokes is at its most evident.
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