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26 Essential Songs From The NYC Rock Resurgence

Mainstream American rock music, as you might recall, was in rough shape in the late '90s. The Alt-Nation era had run out of road for…
Ryan Leas | November 19, 2014 - 10:26 am

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10 Bands Who Banned Photos In 2013

Technological currents have carried us ever closer to cyborg status, our smartphones becoming more and more like permanent extensions of our hands. That includes at…
Chris DeVille | December 26, 2013 - 9:46 am

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The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Two massively important alt-rock greats returned to the music-video earlier today, and neither of them is on this list. The Pixies' "Bag Boy," their first…
Tom Breihan | June 28, 2013 - 3:50 pm

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Hear Iman Shumpert Sample Yeah Yeah Yeahs On New Track “Glory”

Iman Shumpert -- Cleveland Cavalier, rapper, and co-star of Kanye West's new "Fade" video -- has just shared a new track. As Complex points out,…
Peter Helman | August 30, 2016 - 9:22 pm

Ezra Koenig Explains His Writing Credit On Beyoncé’s “Hold Up”

"How did the Yeah Yeah Yeahs get credited on a Beyonce song that was co-written by Ezra Koenig, Father John Misty, and Diplo?" is a…
James Rettig | April 25, 2016 - 2:16 pm

Boots Explains Animal Collective Credit On Beyoncé’s “6 Inch”

Amidst the massive credits list on Beyoncé's new album LEMONADE are big indie-world names like Ezra Koenig, Father John Misty, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, and Animal…
Peter Helman | April 24, 2016 - 4:57 pm

Stream Beyoncé LEMONADE

Beyoncé's mysterious LEMONADE project premiered on HBO tonight, and contrary to reports, it was not a "docu-style special." Rather, it was one of her patented…
Chris DeVille | April 23, 2016 - 9:58 pm

Yeah Yeah Yeahs Reunite To Cover David Bowie & Lou Reed At Mick Rock Party

Yeah Yeah Yeahs have been on "a bit of a hiatus" since the release of Mosquito in 2013. "We have to wait to get the…
Peter Helman | April 23, 2016 - 5:14 pm

Head Wound City – “Born To Burn”

Head Wound City, the spazzy post-hardcore supergroup featuring Yeah Yeah Yeahs guitarist Nick Zinner, the Blood Brothers' Jordan Blilie and Cody Votolato, and the Locust’s…
Chris DeVille | March 28, 2016 - 2:25 pm

Head Wound City – “Scraper” Video

Head Wound City is the supergroup of Yeah Yeah Yeahs' Nick Zinner, the Blood Brothers' Jordan Blilie and Cody Votolato, and Justin Pearson and Gabe…
Peter Helman | March 8, 2016 - 11:11 pm

Grimes Writes About 5 Albums That Changed Her Life

We named Grimes' Art Angels the best album of 2015, and part of its appeal lies in its uniqueness and idiosyncrasy, the power of Claire…
Peter Helman | February 3, 2016 - 9:40 pm

Little May – “Skeletons” (Yeah Yeah Yeahs Cover)

Australian trio Little May -- whose debut album we premiered here last month -- were chosen to do Rookie magazine's latest monthly theme song, and…
James Rettig | November 3, 2015 - 5:42 pm

Karen O – “I Shall Rise”

As previously reported, Yeah Yeah Yeahs leader Karen O recently contributed the new song "I Shall Rise" to the forthcoming video game Rise Of The…
Tom Breihan | October 30, 2015 - 8:35 am

Preview Karen O’s New Song “I Shall Rise” From Rise Of The Tomb Raider

Karen O's been super into the soundtrack game for a while now -- she scored Where The Wild Things Are, wrote and got an Oscar…
James Rettig | October 29, 2015 - 11:22 am

Neil Young Tribute Concert Lines Up Ryan Adams, Sharon Van Etten, Body/Head, Patrick Carney, & More

This fall, NYC's Bowery Ballrooom is hosting the first-ever Neil Fest, a two-day tribute concert event organized by the same people who previously brought us…
Peter Helman | August 26, 2015 - 9:23 pm

Karen O – “Singalong” Video

Yeah Yeah Yeahs frontwoman Karen O released her skeletal acoustic solo album Crush Songs last year, and she's made videos for its songs "Ooo" and…
Tom Breihan | August 19, 2015 - 2:25 pm

Peaches – “Bodyline” (Feat. Nick Zinner)

Cartoon Network's Adult Swim programming block releases a series of free weekly singles from moderate-to-large-name artists every year under their "Adult Swim Singles" feature, each…
Grace Birnstengel | July 20, 2015 - 11:57 am

Watch Beck & Karen O Cover Lou Reed At The Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame Inductions

Over the weekend, the late Lou Reed was inducted into the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame alongside Green Day, Joan Jett & the Blackhearts,…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | April 20, 2015 - 12:00 pm

David Pajo Shares Thumbs Up From Hospital After Suicide Attempt

Dave Pajo is the former Slint guitarist who has also played with groups like the Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Zwan, Interpol, Will Oldham, and Stereolab, and…
Tom Breihan | February 13, 2015 - 12:50 pm

Ezra Koenig Interviews Karen O About Selfies And D’Angelo

Ezra Koenig and Karen O are both the leaders of iconic and important New York rock bands, and the two of them sang Karen O's
Tom Breihan | January 21, 2015 - 9:04 am

Karen O: Yeah Yeah Yeahs “Are On A Bit Of A Hiatus”

Although each member of Yeah Yeah Yeahs has been busy with various side gigs lately, as a functional unit they've been pretty quiet since Mosquito
Chris DeVille | December 22, 2014 - 2:05 pm

Watch Jonah Hill Cover Drake, Scarlett Johansson Cover New Order, Stephen Malkmus Cover The Black Crowes, Jarvis Cocker Cover Celine Dion For Vice’s 20th Birthday In Brooklyn

There was a not-entirely-common sight down around the Brooklyn Navy Yard last night. Dozens of cabs lined the street, because depending on where you're coming…
Ryan Leas | December 6, 2014 - 4:18 pm

Vice Turns 20 Party Brings Insane Lineup Feat. Karen O, Lil Wayne, Stephen Malkmus, Pussy Riot, Jonah Hill & Spike Jonze, Jarvis Cocker, Many More To Brooklyn Tomorrow

Vice is throwing an invite-only party tomorrow night in Brooklyn to celebrate their 20th anniversary, and Yeah Yeah Yeahs guitarist Nick Zinner -- who will…
James Rettig | December 4, 2014 - 8:57 pm
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