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The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

This was certainly an eventful week in the music-video universe, though not entirely for good reasons. The thing that sucked up all the oxygen in…
Tom Breihan | July 1, 2016 - 12:47 pm

List

9 Memorable Moments From Governors Ball 2016

Governors Ball usually has a solid and reliable lineup. Another way to say that is that it sometimes leans predictable, booking lineups that are built…
Ryan Leas | June 6, 2016 - 1:50 pm

Sounding Board

Past, Present, No Future? Struggling To Love The Strokes In 2016

Let's talk about names. Following the eruption of hype surrounding the Strokes at the beginning of the '00s, a seemingly endless series of bands proliferated…
Ryan Leas | June 2, 2016 - 4:07 pm

More The Strokes stories

Nick Valensi’s CRX Detail Debut Album Produced By Josh Homme

The Strokes' rhythm guitarist Nick Valensi unveiled his new project CRX at a series of shows earlier this month, and today he's provided some more…
James Rettig | 3:41 pm

Watch The Strokes’ Nick Valensi Debut New Band CRX In LA

Just about all the members of the Strokes have some form of side project going, and stoic rhythm guitarist Nick Valensi just unveiled his. His…
Tom Breihan | August 18, 2016 - 9:00 am

Watch The Strokes Play “Threat Of Joy” On Kimmel

After dropping the surprise Future Present Past EP earlier this year, the Strokes made their first TV appearance behind it last night. They brought their…
Tom Breihan | July 27, 2016 - 9:10 am

The Strokes Announce LA Benefit Show

The Strokes will perform at the inaugural City Of Angels Benefit Concert on 7/25, which will be the band's only LA show of 2016. The…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | July 5, 2016 - 2:50 pm

The Strokes – “Threat Of Joy” Video

Earlier this morning, the Strokes frontman Julian Casablancas showed up in Blood Orange's "Augustine" video. And right now, his band has shared a new video…
Tom Breihan | June 28, 2016 - 11:23 am

Watch The Strokes Play Future Present Past And Rarities At Gov Ball Warmup

The Strokes performed songs off of their brand new EP Future Present Past at a Governor's Ball warmup last night at the Capitol Theatre in…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | June 1, 2016 - 10:28 am

The Strokes – “The Threat Of Joy”

Three new Strokes songs in one day! Remember just a few hours ago when we had no new Strokes songs?! This morning, we found out…
James Rettig | May 26, 2016 - 2:47 pm

The Strokes – “Drag Queen”

Just this morning, we learned that the Strokes were releasing a new EP called Future Present Past next week and got a new song, "OBLIVIUS."
James Rettig | May 26, 2016 - 12:45 pm

The Strokes – “OBLIVIUS”

Earlier today, we got word that the Strokes will release a new EP next week, and Julian Casablancas' label Cult Records shared several teaser images…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | May 26, 2016 - 10:53 am

New Strokes Single Premiering Today?

The signs are piling up, and it looks more and more like we're going to hear some new music from the Strokes this morning. Massive…
Tom Breihan | May 26, 2016 - 9:14 am

Albert Hammond Jr. – “Coming To Getcha” Video

The Strokes guitarist Albert Hammond Jr. has already made videos out of some of the songs -- "Born Slippy," "Losing Touch," "Caught By My Shadow"
Tom Breihan | May 18, 2016 - 11:29 am

Porches – “Trying Your Luck” (The Strokes Cover)

The Strokes will always stand as avatars for a certain time in New York City's musical history. And in a sense, Porches, Aaron Maine's DIY…
Chris DeVille | April 7, 2016 - 9:16 am

The Strokes’ Fabrizio Moretti & Nick Valensi Feat. Beck – “I Love You All The Time” (Eagles Of Death Metal Cover)

Eagles Of Death Metal are still going with their "I Love You All The Time" campaign, in which various different artists are covering their song,…
Tom Breihan | March 18, 2016 - 12:00 pm

The Strokes Playing Samsung SXSW Party As New Song Circulates

The Strokes, Sia, and 2 Chainz/Lil Wayne team-up ColleGrove will headline Samsung's SXSW shows this year. Notably, the three-day sponsored event won't take place during…
James Rettig | March 9, 2016 - 1:33 pm

Julian Casablancas – “Run Run Run” (Velvet Underground Cover)

O.G. New York punk Richard Hell was not impressed with the first episode of Vinyl, the new HBO show about the music business in '70s…
Tom Breihan | February 19, 2016 - 9:52 am

Watch Albert Hammond Jr. Play “Caught By My Shadow” On James Corden

James Corden is an English man of a certain age, so it seems very, very likely that he loves the Strokes. Last night, he had…
Tom Breihan | February 12, 2016 - 11:36 am

The Anniversary

First Impressions Of Earth Turns 10

Within the the 30-day radius surrounding the release of First Impressions Of Earth -- the Strokes' third album, which turned 10 yesterday -- the band…
Michael Nelson | January 4, 2016 - 10:00 am
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