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Treasure Island Fest 2009 In Photos

This past Saturday and Sunday was the third annual Treasure Island Festival, on San Francisco's Treasure Island. We sent Josh Bis to capture the weekend…
Amrit Singh | October 20, 2009 - 9:31 am

Streets Tweet Three More Songs

@SkinnerMike's already shared an EP's worth of tracks via his Twitter. He just did three more: "A Blip On A Screen," "See If They Salute,"
Amrit Singh | April 24, 2009 - 12:21 pm

We Got The Tweet: The Streets Tweet An EP

Music biz microblogging can be sure silly, with its potential for overblown beefs and identity theft. But it's hard to get mad at @LilyRoseAllen's cryptic…
Scott Lapatine | April 16, 2009 - 4:58 pm

Streets Tweet Song 2

The funky licked "Trust Me" is an appropriately technophobic followup to yesterday's phone ode. It's the second of three new tunes debuting via @SkinnerMike this…
Scott Lapatine | April 15, 2009 - 1:53 pm

New Streets – “I Love My Phone”

As promised yesterday, @SkinnerMike has debuted the first of three new tunes via Twitter. It's an anxious love letter to the little vibrating thing in…
Scott Lapatine | April 14, 2009 - 5:41 pm

New Streets Video – “On The Edge Of A Cliff”

Mike Skinner's given us one video that made us cry and one that didn't since he got all mature and stuff on Everything Is Borrowed.
Amrit Singh | April 7, 2009 - 1:16 pm

New Streets Video – “Heaven For The Weather”

The latest clip in support of Everything Is Borrowed won't make you cry like last time. Mike is in character as Dr. Skinner (not that
Scott Lapatine | November 3, 2008 - 5:20 pm

Seven Streets Songs Streaming At MySpace

Try to say that seven times, or just take a listen because it's more than half of the forthcoming Everything Is Borrowed, and that's really…
Brandon Stosuy | September 9, 2008 - 6:00 pm

New Streets Video – “Everything Is Borrowed”

In this clip for the opening/title track of the new Streets album, Mike Skinner is at home, not roaching a spliff and watching telly, but…
Scott Lapatine | August 29, 2008 - 2:35 pm

New Streets – “Everything Is Borrowed”

Mike Skinner's feeling philosophical these days. Along the lines of "The Escapist," which had Mike getting help from a choir while walking the streets, taking…
Amrit Singh | August 21, 2008 - 11:46 am

New Streets – “The Escapist”

Mike Skinner dropped his new album preview on MySpace earlier this month, and it contained some promising bits including some of this, "The Escapist." Like…
Amrit Singh | July 30, 2008 - 10:06 am

Streets Preview New Album

A medley of four tracks from the Streets' forthcoming Everything Is Borrowed is up at MySpace. A note from Mike Skinner identifies the songs as…
Brandon Stosuy | July 8, 2008 - 4:27 pm

The Streets Cover Elton John

We announced the forthcoming Radio 1 Established 1967 comp last week via Lily Allen's Pretenders remake. Now we have Mike Skinner sounding a bit like…
Stereogum | October 2, 2007 - 10:53 am

New Twang – “Either Way (Mike Skinner & Pro Green Remix)”

The Twang haven't found much love stateside, but our NME subscriptions indicate they are VERY IMPORTANT! Though the band's "swaggering, big-hearted mischief" struck us as…
Stereogum | May 24, 2007 - 5:16 pm