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NYPost’s Best Of ’08: Chinese Democracy Worth The Wait

Those of you who feel Stereogum readers' 2008 Best Album picks are too mainstream will not find consolation in our local daily's Top 10 list.
Scott Lapatine | December 9, 2008 - 1:29 pm

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Stream Black Kids Rookie

Jumpy Floridian indie-poppers Black Kids seem destined to go down in history as a weird footnote in an ongoing story about the intersection of underground…
Tom Breihan | February 20, 2017 - 10:19 am


Black Kids – “Obligatory Drugs” Video

Jacksonville indie rockers Black Kids have only released one single in the seven-year interim since 2009's Cemetery Lips EP, 2014 one-off "Origami." But today the…
Chris DeVille | October 17, 2016 - 9:26 am

Weezer Are Insects On Yo Gabba Gabba!

Big week for Nickelodeon's delightful hipster kids show Yo Gabba Gabba!. Yesterday Sarah Silverman debuted the "Time To Mime" dance and Black Kids sang "We…
Scott Lapatine | March 9, 2010 - 12:56 pm

White Williams, Kills, Black Kids Go Retro For Ray-Ban

Since Ray-Ban's celebrating retro, they went back to 2007 for most of their spokespeople. Listen to streams and watch videos at Ray-Ban. …
Brandon Stosuy | October 1, 2009 - 9:51 am

Black Kids And Cut Copy Cover Blondie

As part of the British T-Mobile Transmission series, Black Kids joined forces with Cut Copy to do a recognizable, but thin (and, OK, wimpy) cover…
Brandon Stosuy | September 15, 2008 - 1:29 pm

New Black Kids Video – “Look At Me (When I Rock Wichoo)”

I interrupt my regularly scheduled time listening to David Byrne and Brian Eno to bring you a Black Kids video. The band most famous for…
Amrit Singh | August 18, 2008 - 9:59 am

Lollapalooza 2008: Sunday In Photos

By Scott Lapatine & Amrit Singh It wasn't always smooth, but it was definitely memorable: Lollapalooza's top-heavy booking panned out this year, giving each…
Amrit Singh | August 4, 2008 - 5:58 pm

It Just So Happens That Black Kids Think Pugs Are Awesome

Unless you've been on blog vacation (abbreviation: blogcation) (no), this week you learned that Pitchfork Media believes that yes you can even give a numerical…
Amrit Singh | July 25, 2008 - 9:56 am

I’m Not Gonna Blog Your Blogfriend How To Blog With You

Blog chatter increased 900% after NYTimes reviewed Black Kids' CMJ show, according to this Reuters story Black Kids Are All Right With Blog Buzz. "They…
Scott Lapatine | July 21, 2008 - 2:23 am

Stream Black Kids’ Partie Traumatic

Can Black Kids write another song as catchy as "I'm Not Gonna Teach Your Boyfriend How To Dance With You"? Was Bernard Butler able to…
Amrit Singh | July 7, 2008 - 10:52 am

Black Kids’ Partie Traumatic Album Art

Black Kids are on the verge of releasing their full-length debut Partie Traumatic. We haven't heard the record, but we do know what the cover…
Brandon Stosuy | June 9, 2008 - 3:04 pm

New Black Kids Video – “Hurricane Jane”

Coachella '08 did no favors for our impression of Black Kids' live set, but Reggie and his young bloods did at least look more the…
Amrit Singh | May 27, 2008 - 1:19 pm

Coachella: Friday In Photos

By Amrit Singh & Brandon Stosuy You know what sucked for every band following Les Savy Fav yesterday? The fact that they had…
Brandon Stosuy | April 26, 2008 - 2:29 pm

Black Kids Cover Sophie B. Hawkins

Ever wonder what Robert Smith would sound like covering "Damn, I Wish I Was You Lover"? No? Good, because the Black Kids version is more…
Amrit Singh | April 10, 2008 - 9:02 am