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This final batch of Randy Cremean's photos from this year's 10th annual Bonnaroo festival includes the Strokes, Cold War Kids, Robyn, Mavis Staples, a SuperJam featuring Dr. John and Dan Auerbach,…   Read Story »
The Strokes played Ellen for today's broadcast. The episode will be on TV this afternoon -- 4 p.m. in most areas -- but Ellen put the band's performance of Angles' "Gratisfaction" on the show's…   Read Story »
The Strokes were on Jools Holland last night, and they played "Under Cover Of Darkness" and "Taken For A Fool" for the audience in the shadows. One thing to note: Julian Casablancas playfully covers…   Read Story »
Ten turns 20 in August and Pearl Jam are celebrating with their own festival-type thing over Labor Day weekend. The celebration will be headlined by the host band of course (it's PJ's only US…   Read Story »
When you stop and think about all the great songs Buddy Holly wrote, it's crazy to remember he died in that plane crash when he was 22. (Hurry up, Tyler.) If he'd lived, he would've been 75 this…   Read Story »
Wilco, The Strokes, Lupe Fiasco, The Decemberists, and many many others headed down to New Orleans for the week-long New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival. The festival started in the 70s, and it's…   Read Story »
There's an emerging line of thought that frames the Strokes as America's Oasis: beloved for their first two watershed records, forgiven for uneven subsequent efforts. Recorded output aside, the…   Read Story »
The Strokes visited Conan last night and put in this subdued performance of the Casablancas/Valensi-penned "Games." They sounded and looked great, even though Casablancas appeared to be on the run…   Read Story »
Sunday at Indio featured CSS, Delorean, HEALTH, Lightning Bolt, OFF!, the Strokes, a riot-free Death From Above 1979, MEN, Twin Shadow, Wiz Khalifa, and others, but it seems folks were largely…   Read Story »
The Angles track is one of musical licensing hipsters and occasional string quartet Jingle Punks "favorite Strokes tunes of all time," so why not? I don't know. Not sure what to make of the…   Read Story »