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Earlier we heard "You're So Right," a new Strokes song many of you deemed ... interesting. Which is better than boring. Two for two, Strokes. Now we've got Warren Fu's video for that song's more…   Read Story »
The first full song from Angles, "Under Cover Of Darkness," received reviews that nearly unanimously decreed it "a very good Strokes song." And then reviewers wondered if that was a red herring of a…   Read Story »
See if you were right to judge a record by its Q*Bert cover via 30-second Angles snippets. They were initially up on iTunes, but were subsequently removed. Now they're streaming at…   Read Story »
The not-so-secret secret line on SXSW is that the industry fest isn't much of an industry fest at all -- all day everyday is a buffet of buzz bands playing showcases curated by your favorite blogger,…   Read Story »
This reminds reminds of something I doodled in third grade. (That is not an insult; I got a B+.) Angles is out 3/22 via RCA. You can hear its first single “Under Cover Of Darkness” right here.   Read Story »
You heard the 30-second sample of "Under The Cover Of Darkness," now you can hear the entire track, below. It's the first taste from the Strokes upcoming Angles. To me it sounds like the "classic"…   Read Story »
Did you know it's been five years since we heard any new music from the Strokes? I bet you didn't know that, no one's really mentioned it. (For those of you under 10, the Strokes were famous rock…   Read Story »
Albert Hammond Jr. and Nick Valensi spoke with Rolling Stone about the Strokes' forthcoming 10-song album, tentatively titled Angles. It's their first collection since 2006. (It's due out in March.)…   Read Story »
Nickel Eye Fraiture had a chat with BBC Radio, the pullquotes from which the NME has pulled thusly: "Sonically, I feel it's the album which should have been made between [2003's] 'Room On Fire'…   Read Story »
This is weird because I'd been hearing that the sessions were scrapped due to the band being unhappy with their creative direction (most everyone's taking writing credits, so allegedly it sounds like…   Read Story »