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The initial lineups for the venerable UK fests Reading and Leeds were announced today, and the annual proceeds this year feature the likes of the Cure, Paramore, At The Drive-In, Justice, the Black…   Read Story »
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…   Read Story »
You might remember that Black Keys' drummer Patrick Carney said some stuff about Nickelback. So Nickelback furiously fires back with ... nah, they just kind of shrugged it off. See: Somewhere…   Read Story »
New year, new feature! Welcome to Rank & File, where we track the week's biggest people and stories in easily digestible chart-form. We did this because sometimes it's hard to know what was the…   Read Story »
As you can see up top, Black Keys will cover the January 19th issue of Rolling Stone on the strength of their new LP, El Camino, and its critically positive reception. Given that shine, Keys drummer…   Read Story »
The Gummy Awards rollout continues today with Your Top 10 Music Videos Of 2011, and while there's not a lot of surprises here, it's a strong list capped by a beyond-worthy champion. There's a little…   Read Story »
The PR blitz continues! One day after playing the song on The Colbert Report, and a few more after doing it on SNL, the Black Keys stepped onstage at the Late Show With David Letterman to play the…   Read Story »
The Black Keys should already feel comfortable on the Colbert Report stage; they were there earlier this year to clown themselves for having so many damn songs in TV commercials. Last night, they…   Read Story »
Album releases slow way down this time of year, and this week's Album Of The Week was mostly a two-horse race between the Black Keys' El Camino and the Roots' undun. That ends up being a pretty…   Read Story »
Some amateur SNL aficionado will have to confirm or deny this, but I'm not sure the show has ever brought in the same musical guest twice in one calendar year before. But the Black Keys came back for…   Read Story »