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We've Got A File On You

We’ve Got A File On You: Tame Impala

We’ve Got A File On You features interviews in which artists share the stories behind the extracurricular activities that dot their careers: acting gigs, guest
Chris DeVille | July 9, 2020 - 9:30 am

Premature Evaluation

Premature Evaluation: The Streets – Everything Is Borrowed

Mike Skinner took us for a loop with the moving, mature video for "Everything Is Borrowed," the eponymous and introspective ("I came to this world…
Brandon Stosuy | September 12, 2008 - 2:56 pm

More The Streets stories

The Streets – “Where The F* & K Did April Go”

The Streets teamed up with Tame Impala last month on the new single "Call My Phone Thinking I'm Doing Nothing Better." And today, UK quasi-rapper…
Peter Helman | May 8, 2020 - 1:21 pm

The Streets & Tame Impala – “Call My Phone Thinking I’m Doing Nothing Better”

A couple weeks ago, we got a brief teaser of a new collaboration between the Streets and Tame Impala. The song has officially arrived today.
James Rettig | April 13, 2020 - 2:55 pm

Preview A New Tame Impala & The Streets Collaboration

Tame Impala's Kevin Parker has a new collaboration coming with the Streets, the project of the UK rapper Mike Skinner. Skinner posted a quick teaser…
James Rettig | April 1, 2020 - 2:20 pm

Watch The Streets Play First Show In 7 Years

It's been a long time since the charming, rambly, conversational UK quasi-rapper Mike Skinner has done anything with the Streets, the project that made him…
Tom Breihan | April 12, 2018 - 10:59 am

The Streets – “If You Ever Need To Talk I’m Here”

UK quasi-rapper Mike Skinner, who recorded as the Streets, was one of the most exciting artists in the world back in the early '00s. But…
Tom Breihan | January 31, 2018 - 9:49 am

The Streets – “Burn Bridges” & “Sometimes I Hate My Enemies More Than My Friends”

The Streets are back with two singles titled "Burn Bridges" and "Sometimes I Hate My Enemies More Than My Friends." These are the first new…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | December 22, 2017 - 10:15 am

The xx – “Chained (John Talabot & Pional Blinded Remix)”

Barcelona's dank Balearic beat maker John Talabot and countryman/house producer Pional have already collaborated to great effect twice this year -- see "Destiny," from Talabot's…
Amrit Singh | December 14, 2012 - 12:50 pm

In Memoriam: Bands We Lost In 2011

In September we toasted the best new bands of 2011. Bright futures for those guys! But come this time of year it's also important to…
Scott Lapatine | December 26, 2011 - 11:05 am

Streets’ Mike Skinner Launches The Dot

From the ashes of two bands -- Mike Skinner's the Streets and Robert Harvey's the Music -- comes the Dot, a collaborative effort from Skinner…
Corban Goble | October 24, 2011 - 10:29 am

New Indie Rock Christmas Songs For 2010

Every blog does a Christmas mix, so here's ours, with a small twist: All of these tracks are new for this year Xmas songs, not…
jessica | December 23, 2010 - 11:09 am

The Streets – “Going Through Hell (Diplo Remix)”

Last week we brought you "Going Through Hell," the first released track from Mike Skinner's last album as The Streets. Diplo's remix completely removes the…
jessica | December 7, 2010 - 5:44 pm

The Streets – “Going Through Hell” & “Too Numb”

We knew Computers And Blues, the final Streets album, was going to show up early next year. But Skinner recently announced a second album, called…
jessica | December 2, 2010 - 5:38 pm

The Streets – “The Day After The Day Off On One” Video

Yesterday Jim McMahon posted a piece at The Guardian that focused on Mike Skinner's recent use of the Internet as a site for collaboration and…
Brandon Stosuy | November 23, 2010 - 1:16 pm

The Streets – “Trust Me” Video

Mike Skinner, aka The Streets, just Tweeted this "old song, new video" for a track he released via Twitter back in April 2009 (he also…
jessica | October 28, 2010 - 3:27 pm
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