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Nostalgia Salesmen Jack White & Julian Casablancas Attempt To Outrun The Past

I was a churchgoing Goody Two-Shoes with a straight-A report card until my senior year of high school, when the Strokes and White Stripes turned…
Chris DeVille | March 14, 2018 - 11:50 am

2017 In Review

The 11 Juiciest Music Beefs Of 2017

Twitter beefs had a landmark year thanks to the election of a narcissist with a fragile ego as our Commander-in-Chief. But unlike the style of…
Pranav Trewn | December 8, 2017 - 11:00 am

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

This was certainly an eventful week in the music-video universe, though not entirely for good reasons. The thing that sucked up all the oxygen in…
Tom Breihan | July 1, 2016 - 12:47 pm

More The Strokes stories

Julian Casablancas: “I Strive To Build A World Where… Ariel Pink Is As Popular As Ed Sheeran”

David Marchese, a guy I used to work with at the Village Voice, has quickly become probably the best interviewer we've got working. In long…
Tom Breihan | March 12, 2018 - 9:42 am

Watch Albert Hammond Jr. Sing “Set To Attack” On James Corden

Seeing as how he's a British person and all, it seems save to say that James Corden loves the Strokes. And Strokes guitarist Albert Hammond…
Tom Breihan | March 8, 2018 - 10:14 am

Watch Albert Hammond Jr. Play New Song “Muted Beatings” On Conan

Are Julian Casablancas' latest batshit adventures with the Voidz not doing it for you? Well, you might be in luck: Last night, news crept out…
Ryan Leas | February 2, 2018 - 1:39 pm

Julian Casablancas Not Into Ryan Adams Feud, Meet Me In The Bathroom

Of all the juicy gossip in Lizzy Goodman's post-Y2K NYC rock scene history Meet Me In The Bathroom, the juiciest might have been the storyline…
Chris DeVille | January 30, 2018 - 1:02 pm

Ryan Adams Is Roasting The Strokes On Twitter

Did Ryan Adams just get around to reading Meet Me In The Bathroom? There's a moment in the book, Lizzy Goodman's great oral history of…
Tom Breihan | July 31, 2017 - 3:41 pm

The Strokes Are Not Recording With Rick Rubin After All

In a recent interview, Albert Hammond Sr. let slip that his son's band, the Strokes, were recording a new album with Rick Rubin. Except that's…
Peter Helman | July 30, 2017 - 1:21 pm

The Strokes Are Recording With Rick Rubin Says Albert Hammond, Sr.

Albert Hammond Sr. spilled some beans in a recent interview with The West Australian. The songwriter offhandedly mentioned that his son, Albert Hammond Jr., and…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | July 28, 2017 - 9:45 am

Watch Paramore Cover The Strokes At Secret Nashville Show

Today, solid-gold pop-punk stars Paramore are making their big return with the release of After Laughter, their deeply '80s-pop new album. And on Wednesday night,…
Tom Breihan | May 12, 2017 - 8:50 am

Summer Moon – “Happenin'”

All the members of the Strokes seem to have at least one side project going right now, and bassist Nikolai Fraiture recently got together a
Tom Breihan | January 27, 2017 - 1:24 pm

Watch Strokes Side Project CRX’s Ultra-Stylized James Corden Performance

Strokes guitarist Nick Valensi just played his first show with his side-project band CRX in August, and they've already released a major-label album and played…
Tom Breihan | December 7, 2016 - 9:20 am

Summer Moon – “With You Tonight” Video

Last month, Summer Moon, the Strokes side project led by pretty-eyed bassist Nikolai Fraiture, reemerged with a new lineup and a new single, "With You
Tom Breihan | October 25, 2016 - 11:58 am

Watch Nick Valensi’s Strokes Side Project CRX Make Their TV Debut On Kimmel

All the members of the Strokes have their own things going on, and now Nick Valensi is leading his own band called CRX. The band…
Tom Breihan | October 12, 2016 - 9:36 am
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