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Mainstream American rock music, as you might recall, was in rough shape in the late '90s. The Alt-Nation era had run out of road for the most part, giving way to legions of awful post-grunge and…   Read Story »
Back in 2005, Brooklyn synth-rock band Clap Your Hands Say Yeah was riding high behind major online buzz for their self-released debut LP, an album that all but defined the term "blog rock." The hype…   Read Story »
This past Thursday, Clap Your Hands Say Yeah hit the Theatre of Living Arts in Philadelphia in support of their recent Little Moments EP. During the set, lead singer Alec Ounsworth took to his…   Read Story »
Mid-'00s blog-rock all-stars Clap Your Hands Say Yeah lost two members last year, but they soldier on, and now they've got a brand-new EP. Their Little Moments has two new songs, "Little Moments" and…   Read Story »
Tomorrow's Clap Your Hands Say Yeah gig in NYC will be the last for two original members, according to the band's website. In two posts, Tyler Sargent (second from right) and Robbie Guertin (second…   Read Story »
Washington's Sasquatch! Festival took place over the weekend, a heavy-hitting four day lineup featuring people like Jack White, St. Vincent. Bon Iver, Beck, Sanitgold, the Shins, Feist, Metric and…   Read Story »
Recently, Clap Your Hands Say Yeah dropped the paint-splattered, highly stylized clip for their "Hysterical." Watch it below. Hysterical is out now on V2.   Read Story »
Clap Your Hands Say Yeah stopped by Late Night With Jimmy Fallon last night to play "Same Mistake," a song from its new LP, Hysterical. It's a nice rendition, though perhaps CHYSY playing behind a…   Read Story »
Last week, the UK's Larmer Tree Gardens hosted a hilariously deep bill for the End Of The Road Festival, a lineup that featured Joanna Newsom, Kurt Vile, Tinawiren, Lykke Li, Best Coast, the Walkmen…   Read Story »
Four years after Some Loud Thunder, and on the heels of advance tracks "Same Mistake" and "Maniac," blogband 1.0 CYHSY are ready for you to get fully acquainted with their third LP Hysterical. The…   Read Story »