The Libertines

Watch Pete Doherty Debut The Bataclan Attack Song “Hell To Pay At The Gates Of Heaven”

Later this year, when Paris venue the Bataclan reopens after last year's horrifying terrorist attack, its first headliner will be the Libertines co-leader Pete Doherty.
Tom Breihan | June 3, 2016 - 9:22 am

Watch John Cale Play The Velvet Underground & Nico With Animal Collective, The Libertines, & Mark Lanegan

Multi-instrumentalist, former Velvet Underground member, and art-rock elder statesman John Cale performed the entirety of VU's seminal debut The Velvet Underground & Nico tonight at…
Peter Helman | April 3, 2016 - 11:38 pm

John Cale To Perform The Velvet Underground & Nico With Animal Collective, The Libertines, Mark Lanegan

John Cale is never not busy. When I interviewed the multi-instrumentalist and former member of the Velvet Underground earlier this year, he was about to…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | March 3, 2016 - 10:43 am

Swervedriver Frontman Says He Punched Out Pete Doherty In Hong Kong

Adam Franklin, frontman for reunited shoegaze vets Swervedriver, says that he punched out famously troubled Libertines co-leader Pete Doherty last month, at a hotel party…
Tom Breihan | December 8, 2015 - 9:39 am

The Libertines – “You’re My Waterloo” Video

The Libertines did the whole "drunk in love" thing really well in the years before Beyoncé released an excellent homage to that very particular feeling,…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | December 2, 2015 - 12:54 pm

The Libertines – “Heart Of The Matter” Video

The Libertines play the role of torturers in their new video for "Heart Of The Matter," a track off their recently released new album, Anthems
James Rettig | September 23, 2015 - 12:09 pm

The Libertines – “Glasgow Coma Scale Blues”

The reunited Libertines are releasing their first album in 11 years, Anthems For Doomed Youth, in the fall. We've already seen the video for dubby…
Peter Helman | August 20, 2015 - 9:30 pm

The Libertines – “Gunga Din” Video

Yesterday, the Libertines announced that their first album in 11 years, Anthems For Doomed Youth, would come out this September, and today they've shared lead…
James Rettig | July 2, 2015 - 3:28 pm

The Libertines Announce New Album Anthems For Doomed Youth

The Libertines reunited last year and said that they'd be releasing a new album for the first time in 11 years. Pete Doherty, Carl Barât,…
Peter Helman | July 1, 2015 - 9:33 pm

Watch The Libertines Debut “Anthem For Doomed Youth” At Glastonbury

After Florence + The Machine were bumped up to headliners at the UK's Glastonbury Festival, filling in for an injured Dave Grohl, their original spot…
Peter Helman | June 27, 2015 - 11:04 am

Watch The Libertines Debut “Gunga Din” At Best Kept Secret Fest

The Libertines reunited last year and announced plans to release their first new album in over ten years. We haven't seen too much progress since…
Peter Helman | June 20, 2015 - 4:43 pm

Libertines Sign To Virgin EMI For First Album Since 2004

Former Brit-rock brats the Libertines reunited earlier this year (after playing a few 2010 shows together) and made noises about a new album, but now…
Tom Breihan | December 5, 2014 - 10:14 am

Carl Barât And The Jackals – “Glory Days”

The Libertines got back together for reunion shows this past summer, and they also teased a possible new album. But co-leader Carl Barât is keeping…
Tom Breihan | September 26, 2014 - 2:59 pm

Watch The Libertines Reunite In Glasgow

The Libertines had their first show in four years last night in Glasgow, kicking off a short European tour that will take place throughout the…
James Rettig | June 29, 2014 - 2:56 pm

The Libertines Announce Reunion Tour, Tease New Album

After seven chaotic years together and a grand total of two albums, pill-popping Brit-rock bashers the Libertines broke up in 2004. They played some reunion…
Tom Breihan | June 16, 2014 - 9:24 am