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Listen: Porches Covers The Strokes’ “Trying Your Luck”

Photo Credit: Jessica Lehrman Back in February, Porches, aka Aaron Maine, dropped their excellent debut LP, Pool. I raved about the record at length here. Following a very busy SXSW, Porches continue on in support of Pool with a string [...]

April 7, 2016 News

Breaking Rad: Kate Pierson (B-52s), Nick Valensi (The Strokes), and Sia Walk Into A Studio

It’s like one of those collaborative Converse exclusive tracks that popped up in the summer of 2011, but with less Best Coast and more rock lobster. Recently B-52s frontwoman Kate Pierson embarked on a collective musical effort with one of [...]

January 21, 2015 Breaking Rad, Features
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Outkast, Jack White, Vampire Weekend, The Strokes Headline Governors Ball 2014

Not to be outdone by yesterday’s Firefly Music Festival lineup announcement, the North East’s other major fest in the Governors Ball now shares its plans for 2014 with a doozy of a stacked, eclectic lineup. As you may remember, last [...]

January 15, 2014 News
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The Killers Payed Homage To The Strokes With A Brief Cover Of “Is This It”

Back in the Fall, one of the world’s biggest rock bands in The Killers were forced to cancel their New York dates while touring behind their 4th record Battle Born. Last night, the Las Vegas outfit made up for it [...]

May 19, 2013 News

Album Review: The Strokes – Comedown Machine

I used to travel a lot for work. Way more than I do now. For the last twelve or so years, I’ve worked for British-owned companies; so lots of my trips have been to London. The flight to London is [...]

March 22, 2013 Cool Dad Music, New Music, Reviews

The Strokes Released A New Single “All The Time” (Stream)

The Strokes capped a monumental January with the release of new single titled “One Way Trigger”, a track catering to fans of the outfit’s latest full-length release Angles. “A-ha’s ‘Take On Me'” was one of the early critical descriptors strewn about interweb comment [...]

February 13, 2013 News
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The Strokes To Release Comedown Machine In March

While we’re still waiting with bated breath for the teased new My Bloody Valentine record, New York rockers The Strokes have followed through on the claims they’ve been making since 2011’s Angles. Despite the time difference between their 3rd and 4th albums, [...]

January 30, 2013 News
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The Strokes Release New Single “One Way Trigger” (Stream)

Remember that new The Strokes song we told you about last week? Well… here it is! “One Way Trigger” is the first single off of the band’s forthcoming, as-yet-to-be-titled fifth album and features Julian Casablancas taking a couple steps up [...]

January 25, 2013 News

The Strokes To Return With New Single & Forthcoming 5th Album

In an exclusive piece of intrigue, Seattle based radio station 107.7 The End has let slip some details from a preview of new music from The Strokes. According to a post on their site: “As a few of you may [...]

January 17, 2013 News

NEW SONG: “Running Red Lights” by The Postelles, Playing Starland Ballroom In October

Brooklyn-based bohemian Soul-Rock composers, The Postelles, have dropped a new single titled “Running Red Lights,” that incorporates the outfit’s reverence for both the dank and dingy sticker-riddled basement dwellings of the hallowed CBGB and all who played there before them [...]

September 6, 2012 News