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I recognize this is an issue of taste, but Governors Ball 2014 was a little bit of a mixed bag for me. There were two headliners I loved, and they conflicted, and I had no interest in the subsequent four on Saturday and Sunday. After being impressed and surprised repeatedly on Friday, I had a… More »

On the heels of Jack White’s new album announcement as well as the unveiling of Blunderbuss’s first single “Love Interruption,” we thought it was time to revisit the hits — not the literal ones, unfortunately — of White’s wide-reaching, strange and prolific career so far. So, here’s 13 of Jack White’s most memorable collaborations. Sorry… More »

Don’t you love Christmas music? I’m Jewish so mostly it makes me feel like I’m in a mall. But don’t you love malls? I’ve been trying to get my daughter to listen to The Nutcracker, and that’s been pretty easy because she’s only three and doesn’t have a choice. But if Tchaikovsky’s not your speed… More »

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Alison Mosshart & The Forest Rangers – “Trying To Believe” Video

How did Alison Mosshart never get her own Sons Of Anarchy story arc? Plenty of other musicians did, and in retrospect, the Kills/Dead Weather singer…
Tom Breihan | June 22, 2015 - 12:00 pm

Alison Mosshart Opens First Solo Art Exhibition

Yesterday, beloved front woman of the Dead Weather and the Kills, Alison Mosshart, opened her first solo art exhibition, Fire Power, at the Joseph Gro…
Grace Birnstengel | June 19, 2015 - 2:08 pm

Gang Of Four – “England’s In My Bones” (Feat. Alison Mosshart) Video

Next month, the legendary British postpunk institution Gang Of Four returns with the new album What Happens Next. At this point, the band only ha…
Tom Breihan | February 5, 2015 - 12:30 pm

Alison Mosshart & Eric Arjes – “Bad Blood”

The Kills and the Dead Weather singer Alison Mosshart recently teamed up with Eric Arjes, a singer/songwriter from Nashville, for a brooding and synthy ballad…
Tom Breihan | November 24, 2014 - 1:58 pm

Photos: Queens Of The Stone Age’s Halloween Extravaganza @ The Forum, LA 10/31/14

Queens Of The Stone Age celebrated the last show of their ...Like Clockwork tour with a Halloween extravaganza. The event -- called "The End Of…
James Rettig | November 1, 2014 - 3:07 pm

Watch Jack White Perform With The Kills And Cover Kanye, Beck, & Stooges In Dublin Last Night

The Kills opened for Jack White in Dublin last night ahead of White's stop at Glastonbury, which of course led to several collaborations between White…
Chris DeVille | June 27, 2014 - 12:58 pm

The Kills, Black Bananas @ Mayan Theater, Los Angeles 8/13/12

Well prepared after appearing on the main stage right before Metallica at Outside Lands, the Kills sexed up the Mayan Theater with a ferocious set…
Andrew Youssef | August 14, 2012 - 4:39 pm

Outside Lands 2012 In Photos

Over the weekend, thousands of fans flocked to this year’s Outside Lands at Golden Gate Park. Overcast and chilly weather was offset by the fire…
Andrew Youssef | August 13, 2012 - 6:19 pm

The Kills – “Dreams” (Fleetwood Mac Cover)

By my count, we've now heard about a third of the forthcoming indie-rock Fleetwood Mac tribute Just Tell Me That You Want Me, and the…
Michael Nelson | July 11, 2012 - 10:31 am

Domino/Ribbon’s Smugglers Way Flexi-Disc Zine Has Unreleased Dirty Projectors, Real Estate, Cass McCombs For Record Store Day

For Record Store Day (April 21), Domino and Ribbon will put out the multi-media Smugglers Way Flexi-Disc Zine, a release that combines a 24-page zine…
Corban Goble | February 24, 2012 - 1:41 pm

The Kills Cover Velvet Underground’s “Pale Blue Eyes”

As one of the B-sides to their great "The Last Goodbye" single, the Kills have taken on a big one: The beyond-classic Velvet Underground stunner…
Tom Breihan | February 15, 2012 - 10:11 am

The Kills Bring “The Last Goodbye” To Letterman

On last night's episode of the Late Show With David Letterman, the Kills brought a stripped-down, no-backing-band rendition of their gooily gorgeous ballad "The Last
Tom Breihan | February 10, 2012 - 11:27 am

The Kills – “The Last Goodbye” Video

Credit Samantha Morton, the actress who was great in Sweet And Lowdown and Minority Report and a million other movies, with noticing something important: Alliso…
Tom Breihan | January 12, 2012 - 9:07 am

The Gummy Awards: Your Top 20 Indie Rock Crushes Of 2011

The next stop on the Gummys express is Your Top 20 Indie Rock Crushes Of 2011; ten females, ten males, one Gosling. Hit the gallery…
Stereogum | December 20, 2011 - 12:24 pm

The Kills – “Baby Says” Video

Director Ben Cook's new video for the Kills' predatory blues-rock throb "Baby Says" is a moody, meditative piece about the adventures of a glamorous, hard-partying…
Tom Breihan | November 1, 2011 - 2:10 pm

The Kills’ Alison Mosshart Covers “What A Wonderful World”

Tuesday night, the fourth season of the biker melodrama Sons Of Anarchy debuted on FX, and the episode featured the Kills/Dead Weather singer Alison Mosshart…
Tom Breihan | September 8, 2011 - 9:45 am

Glastonbury 2011 In Photos & Video

Beyoncé doesn't normally play festivals, but by all accounts she killed it at Worth Farm last night. After her Glasto headline performance the star told…
Scott Lapatine | June 27, 2011 - 11:31 am