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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


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

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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

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Watch Paramore Cover The Strokes At Secret Nashville Show

Today, solid-gold pop-punk stars Paramore are making their big return with the release of After Laughter, their deeply '80s-pop new album. And on Wednesday night,…
Tom Breihan | May 12, 2017 - 8:50 am

Summer Moon – “Happenin'”

All the members of the Strokes seem to have at least one side project going right now, and bassist Nikolai Fraiture recently got together a
Tom Breihan | January 27, 2017 - 1:24 pm

Watch Strokes Side Project CRX’s Ultra-Stylized James Corden Performance

Strokes guitarist Nick Valensi just played his first show with his side-project band CRX in August, and they've already released a major-label album and played…
Tom Breihan | December 7, 2016 - 9:20 am

Summer Moon – “With You Tonight” Video

Last month, Summer Moon, the Strokes side project led by pretty-eyed bassist Nikolai Fraiture, reemerged with a new lineup and a new single, "With You
Tom Breihan | October 25, 2016 - 11:58 am

Watch Nick Valensi’s Strokes Side Project CRX Make Their TV Debut On Kimmel

All the members of the Strokes have their own things going on, and now Nick Valensi is leading his own band called CRX. The band…
Tom Breihan | October 12, 2016 - 9:36 am

Nikolai Fraiture’s Summer Moon Re-Emerges With A New Lineup

The Strokes side projects have really been going strong lately. Guitarist Nick Valensi just launched his new band CRX, and now bassist Nikolai Fraiture is…
Peter Helman | September 12, 2016 - 9:50 am

Members Of Arcade Fire, The Strokes, Vampire Weekend To Play In Pop Vs. Jock V Basketball Game

The fourth edition of the Pop Vs. Jock celebrity basketball game is set to go down later this month in Montreal. Players this time around…
James Rettig | September 9, 2016 - 4:58 pm


CRX – “Ways To Fake It”

The Strokes guitarist Nick Valensi debuted his new band CRX in a series of live shows last month, and their Josh Homme-produced debut album New
Peter Helman | September 7, 2016 - 6:24 pm

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 | August 30, 2016 - 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
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