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Artist Portraits From Lollapalooza 2015

The Midwest was hit with severe thunderstorms this past weekend, which forced Lollapalooza organizers to evacuate 100,000 or so festival-goers on Sunday. Despite the dangerous…
Stereogum | August 3, 2015 - 11:58 am

Stream Albert Hammond Jr. Momentary Masters

When we profiled Albert Hammond Jr., the Strokes guitarist spoke at length about his new solo LP Momentary Masters, which marks his first full-length solo…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | July 24, 2015 - 10:59 am

Interview

A Day At The Museum With Albert Hammond Jr.

The Strokes are the last of a certain breed. They don't make rock bands like them anymore: the larger-than-life, the mythic, the kinds that can…
Ryan Leas | July 17, 2015 - 2:12 pm

Albert Hammond Jr. – “Losing Touch” Video

Albert Hammond Jr.'s new video for "Losing Touch" starts with dialogue from Ingmar Bergman's The Seventh Seal where death is challenged to a game of…
Misha Sesar | July 14, 2015 - 2:07 pm

Albert Hammond Jr. – “Born Slippy” Video

Last night I was talking with a friend who is effusive about Albert Hammond Jr.'s forthcoming solo album Momentary Masters. His enthusiasm was infectious, and…
Caitlin White | July 8, 2015 - 12:50 pm

Don’t Expect More Tour Dates Or New Music From The Strokes Anytime Soon

The Strokes are scheduled to play London's Hyde Park later this month, and they'll follow that with appearances at Washington, DC's Landmark Festival in September…
Chris DeVille | June 4, 2015 - 4:49 pm

Albert Hammond Jr. – “Losing Touch”

Albert Hammond Jr. is gearing up to release his third solo album, Momentary Masters, next month. We've already heard lead single "Born Slippy" and now…
James Rettig | June 3, 2015 - 8:22 am

Watch Julian Casablancas + The Voidz Cover The Strokes To Albert Hammond Jr.’s Horror At Primavera Sound

If you're a Strokes fan, Primavera Sound is the place to be this weekend. Three Strokes-related acts are playing the Barcelona festival -- the band,…
James Rettig | May 30, 2015 - 6:58 pm

Watch Albert Hammond Jr. Play New Songs “Losing Touch” & “Born Slippy” At Primavera Sound

Albert Hammond Jr. plays guitar in the Strokes, and like that band's frontman, Julian Casablancas, he's pursued a successful solo career alongside the band's continued…
Caitlin White | May 28, 2015 - 3:45 pm

Albert Hammond Jr. – “Born Slippy”

At a lot of festivals this summer, you'll get a couple of chances to see Strokes guitarist Albert Hammond, Jr. At some festivals, the Strokes…
Tom Breihan | May 12, 2015 - 8:33 am

The Strokes Saw Bowfinger To Calm Down Before Their First Gig

The Guardian interviewed guitarist Albert Hammond Jr. and producer Gordon Raphael for a new feature about the early days of the Strokes, and it includes…
Chris DeVille | March 24, 2015 - 4:36 pm

Watch Albert Hammond Jr. Play The Strokes’ “One Way Trigger” In Newcastle

When the Strokes revealed Comedown Machine single "One Way Trigger" last year, Tom noted that the song features "a particularly ornery Albert Hammond, Jr. solo."
Chris DeVille | May 7, 2014 - 2:25 pm

Watch Julian Casablancas’ Unfortunate SXSW Show At FADER Fort

Julian Casablancas and his new band the Voidz played two shows during SXSW. The first, Thursday night at Cedar Street Courtyard, was a short hit-less…
Scott Lapatine | March 16, 2014 - 12:50 pm

Albert Hammond Jr. – “Strange Tidings” Video

Albert Hammond Jr. continues the streak of interesting visuals for songs off last year's comeback EP. The video for "Strange Tidings" paints the Strokes guitarist…
James Rettig | January 27, 2014 - 11:16 am

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

This past weekend's YouTube Music Awards presented an interesting conundrum for this column. The show labeled its performances as "live music videos," and pulled in…
Tom Breihan | November 8, 2013 - 10:34 am