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Japandroids Announce New Album Near To The Wild Heart Of Life

Japandroids have been playing a lot of new music at reunion shows lately, and now we know for sure that those songs are part of…
Chris DeVille | October 31, 2016 - 12:00 pm

Watch Japandroids Play New Songs “No Known Drink Or Drug” & “Near To The Wild Heart Of Life”

Japandroids are currently on a short fall tour, and they're playing material from their forthcoming Celebration Rock follow-up. We already got some video of them…
James Rettig | October 12, 2016 - 1:12 pm

Watch Japandroids Debut New Song “Arc Of Bar” At Vancouver Tour Opener

Japandroids played their first show in three years last night at the start of their four-night hometown residency at Cobalt in Vancouver, and they performed…
James Rettig | October 6, 2016 - 11:48 am

Beach Slang – “Younger Us” (Japandroids Cover)

Seen in a certain light, Beach Slang's entire career could be considered a tribute to Japandroids' towering 2010 song "Younger Us." It's been more than…
Tom Breihan | September 15, 2016 - 11:36 am

Japandroids Announce Fall Tour Dates

Japandroids haven't released an album since 2012's Celebration Rock and they haven't played a show in two years, but the Canadian rock duo have just…
James Rettig | August 10, 2016 - 11:43 am

Watch Operators & Japandroids Play Wolf Parade’s “This Heart’s On Fire” At Canadian Music Week

Back in December we reported from one of the earliest shows by Operators, a new project matching Divine Fits bandmates Dan Boeckner and Sam Brown…
Chris DeVille | May 9, 2014 - 12:38 pm

Photos: Treasure Island Festival 2013

People who live in the Bay Area are lucky. Not only did they get to enjoy the incredible Outside Lands lineup, a month later they…
Miles Bowe | October 21, 2013 - 5:10 pm

Watch Japandroids Play Letterman

Last night, the great Vancouver duo Japandroids played a show in Charlottesville, about five minutes from my house. (I didn't go, couldn't bring myself to…
Tom Breihan | June 21, 2013 - 9:50 am

Photos: Free Press Summer Fest ’13

Free Press Summer Fest returned to Houston over the weekend, hosting acts like the Postal Service, Bassnectar, Iggy & The Stooges, Passion Pit, and more.
Stereogum | June 3, 2013 - 3:38 pm

Sasquatch! 2013 Friday: Vampire Weekend, Macklemore, Youth Lagoon, & More

Driving to the Sasquatch! Festival on Thursday I opted to skip out on I-90 from Seattle and instead drive way up north and take Route…
Miles Bowe | May 25, 2013 - 4:15 pm

Coachella 2013 Weekend 2: Friday’s 5 Best Things

Peel back the surface and look past the picturesque valley backdrop. Forget about the gorgeous, sun-kissed young folk wearing next to nothing (or, on occasion,…
Aaron Lariviere | April 20, 2013 - 6:40 pm

Coachella 2013 Friday: Blur, Modest Mouse, Grinderman, & More

"It’s the homeland!" one of the girls on the hotel shuttle yelped as we neared the festival. It really begged the question -- who is…
Claire Lobenfeld | April 13, 2013 - 2:11 pm

SXSW 2013 Tuesday: Japandroids, Divine Fits, Marnie Stern

The 'Gum crew got into Austin last night and made the most of SXSW Music's slow ramp-up into full on noise-overwhelming-the-signal mode. The options were…
Stereogum | March 13, 2013 - 1:52 pm

Japandroids Win Canucks Entrance Song Honors

Japandroids' towering anthem "The House That Heaven Built" was already our indie song of the summer last year, and now it has another severely awesome…
Tom Breihan | February 27, 2013 - 4:49 pm

Watch Japandroids Play Conan

Last night, Japandroids, one of our finest rock bands currently working, brought their thunderous simplicity to the stage at Conan, blasting through the Celebration Rock
Tom Breihan | February 26, 2013 - 9:31 am