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Watch The Black Keys Cover Edwyn Collins For Fallon

The Black Keys took a break from their current U.S. tour to bring their brand of crunchy rock to Fallon last night. They performed "Gotta Get Away" from their latest album, Turn Blue, and a cover of Edwyn Collins' '90s hit "A Girl Like You," which they've been performing at their live shows all month. More »

By: James Rettig / September 23, 2014 - 10:43 am

Watch The Black Keys Cover Edwyn Collins’ “A Girl Like You”

Since embarking on their latest U.S. tour at the beginning of this month, the Black Keys have been covering Edwyn Collins' early '90s hit "A Girl Like You." Collins' punchy instrumentation on the orgiinal almost sounds like a proto-Black Keys production, so it didn't take much tinkering for the group to adapt the song to… More »

By: James Rettig / September 22, 2014 - 10:44 am

Photos From ATP Bowlie 2 Curated By Belle & Sebastian

The Belle & Sebastian-curated ATP Bowlie 2 took place earlier this week (December 10-12) at Butlins Holiday Centre, Minehead. (In 1999 B&S curated The Bowlie Weekender, which ultimately became All Tomorrow's Parties, hence the "2".) The event featured 40 bands picked by the Scottish pop ensemble and, according to photographer Elena Morelli, a bunch of… More »

By: brandon / December 14, 2010 - 1:10 pm

Edwyn Collins – “Do It Again” (Feat. Franz Ferdinand’s Alex Kapranos & Nick McCarthy) Video

"Do It Again," a track from Scottish songwriter Edwyn Collins' seventh solo album Losing Sleep, features Franz Ferdinand dudes Alex Kapranos (+ mustache) and Nick McCarthy. Its Kieran Evans-directed video does, too. More »

By: brandon / December 13, 2010 - 3:03 pm

End Of The Road Festival 2010 In Photos

This past weekend Larmer Tree Gardens, near Salisbury, Wiltshire, hosted the fifth annual End Of The Road Festival. This year's lineup continued the festival's peripheral deviation from its folk, Americana, and alt-country roots, featuring Yo La Tengo, Black Mountain, Caribou, Iron & Wine, the Antlers, Wilco, Modest Mouse, Wolf Parade, The New Pornographers, Cymbals Eat… More »

By: Amrit Singh / September 13, 2010 - 4:19 pm

Edwyn Collins – “Losing Sleep”

When I talked to the Cribs for a Progress Report, I mentioned that legendary Scottish songwriter Edwyn Collins had produced their second record. The Cribs' Ryan Jarman had also said he was writing a couple of songs with Collins, for what would be Collins's first album of material written since his life-threatening brain hemorrhages i… More »

By: jessica / July 21, 2010 - 9:55 am