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33 Musicians Discuss Their Favorite Radiohead Songs

From star-studded guest lists to an audible influence on several generations of bands, Radiohead's fan base has always included quite a few of their fellow rock stars. We polled dozens of notable musicians about their favorite Radiohead songs, and this is how they responded. More »

By: Stereogum / March 10, 2015

Black Keys’ Patrick Carney Dislocates Shoulder After Getting Hit By A Giant Wave

TMZ reports that Patrick Carney dislocated his shoulder yesterday during a trip to St. Barts after "a humungous wave slammed him to the ocean floor." The Black Keys drummer was brought to the emergency room and had his shoulder reset and is now out of the hospital and in recovery, though apparently still i… More »

By: James Rettig / January 4, 2015

Tobias Jesso Jr. Preps Debut Goon With Ariel Rechtshaid, Patrick Carney, Chet “JR” White

Singer-songwriter Tobias Jesso Jr. has captivated us since "True Love" earlier this year and it seems like we're not alone. In a new interview with Pitchfork, he details some big-name collaborators that he's working with for his debut album, Goon, which is due out next year. In addition to former Girls bassist Chet… More »

By: James Rettig / October 22, 2014

The Black Keys’ Patrick Carney Says U2 “Devalued Their Music Completely”

Black Keys drummer Patrick Carney has earned something of a reputation for talking shit on his bands' various peers, from Jack White to Justin Bieber. This time, though, you can understand where he's coming from. Talking to the Seattle Times recently, Carney discussed U2's big stunt of sending their album SongsMore »

By: Tom Breihan / October 16, 2014

Hear Patrick Carney’s Theme To New Animated Netflix Series BoJack Horseman

BoJack Horseman is a new animated sitcom on Netflix about a washed-up sitcom star who happens to be an anthropomorphic horse-person. The first season is already streaming, and there's a second one on the way. The show has a very serious cast of voice talent, with Will Arnett in the lead role and Aaron Paul,… More »

By: Tom Breihan / August 29, 2014

Tennis – “I’m Callin'” (Stereogum Premiere)

Tennis, the romantically intwined pop-rock duo of Alaina Moore and Patrick Riley, are readying the release of third album Ritual In Repeat. Above you'll find the cover art, revealed today for the first time. Tennis worked with a trio of well-known producers on this album: Patrick Carney of the Black Keys, Jim Eno of Spoon,… More »

By: Chris DeVille / August 13, 2014

The Rentals – “1000 Seasons”

Last month, the Rentals announced that they were releasing their first album in a decade and a half and shared the new song "Thought Of Sound." The group is still primarily the project of ex-Weezer bassist Matt Sharp but he's joined by an all-new lineup and "1000 Seasons" makes good use of them, with… More »

By: James Rettig / July 22, 2014

Black Keys Take Turn Blue To Colbert, Patrick Carney Says Michael Jackson’s Xscape Is Fucking Bullshit

Patrick Carney, famously bespectacled drummer for the Black Keys, has made a habit lately of attacking easy pop targets. First, it was Justin Bieber. Now, it's Michael Jackson's retooled-throwaways collection Xscape, which, perhaps not coincidentally, shares a release date this week with the Black Keys' new album Turn Blue. Here's Carney More »

By: Tom Breihan / May 14, 2014

Patrick Carney Is Still Pissed At “Fucking Irresponsible Asshole” Justin Bieber

In case you don't have an encyclopedic knowledge of Very Important Music Beefs, let's first set the stage. Last year, after the Black Keys won four Grammys for El Camino, a TMZ reporter asked drummer Patrick Carney if he was upset that fellow indie musician Justin Bieber wasn't up for any awards. Spoketh Carney:… More »

By: James Rettig / May 9, 2014

Black Lips Underneath The Rainbow Details

The last Black Lips album was 2011's Arabia Mountain, which found them working with two very different producers, retro pop and hip-hop specialist Mark Ronson and Deerhunter guitarist Lockett Pundt. That producer roulette keeps on spinning; as Rolling Stone reports, next year they'll be back with their seventh LP, Underneath The Rainbow, half of… More »

By: Chris DeVille / December 12, 2013

The Rentals Announce First Album In 15 Years

We last heard from ex-Weezer bassist Matt Sharp's Rentals in 2009, when the multimedia project Songs About Time generated a series of four new EPs of soundtrack music including a collaboration with Pixies guitarist Joey Santiago, all of which were later compiled into the 2011 Japanese tsunami relief benefit Resilience. Despite that isolated surge… More »

By: Chris DeVille / December 5, 2013

Watch The Black Keys Compete To Give Stephen Colbert A Prostate Exam

Last week Today hosts Matt Lauer and Al Roker got prostate exams on live TV to raise awareness for men's health. In the name of November sweeps, Stephen Colbert one-upped that stunt on last night's Colbert Report by pitting celebrities against each other for the right to examine his colon in an event called the… More »

By: Chris DeVille / November 15, 2013

Patrick Carney Taunts The Beliebers

Stop the presses y'all, there is a mega update in regards to the Twitter drama between Justin Bieber and Black Keys drummer Patrick Carney! His initials might be "PC," but his Twitter feed sure is not today. More »

By: Liz Pelly / February 18, 2013

The Black Keys – “Gold On The Ceiling” Video

El Camino's "Gold On The Ceiling" is the next thrust in the Black Keys' sorta-surprising-but-then-again-not-really ascension to becoming one of America's largest rock bands. They brought it to Letterman in live form awhile ago, and this video is also lots of live footage, mixed with auxiliary shots from life on the road with… More »

By: Amrit Singh / February 7, 2012

Black Keys Drummer Has New Band Called Drummer

Dan Auerbach opted to use his given name for his solo project, but his Black Keys partner Patrick Carney's taking a a shadowier route, titling his new band after his role in the Akron duo. Even though he's Drummer's bassist. The hook? Everyone in the Ohio "feel good" quintet is also a drummer, it'… More »

By: brandon / July 8, 2009