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26 Essential Songs From The NYC Rock Resurgence

Mainstream American rock music, as you might recall, was in rough shape in the late '90s. The Alt-Nation era had run out of road for…
Ryan Leas | November 19, 2014 - 10:26 am


10 Bands Who Banned Photos In 2013

Technological currents have carried us ever closer to cyborg status, our smartphones becoming more and more like permanent extensions of our hands. That includes at…
Chris DeVille | December 26, 2013 - 9:46 am

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Two massively important alt-rock greats returned to the music-video earlier today, and neither of them is on this list. The Pixies' "Bag Boy," their first…
Tom Breihan | June 28, 2013 - 3:50 pm

More Yeah Yeah Yeahs stories

Yeah Yeah Yeahs – “Thirteen” (Big Star Cover)

Big Star's tremulous 1972 classic "Thirteen" is a sort of rock-era standard; last year, our Gotcha Covered column looked at how artists ranging from Elliott…
Tom Breihan | February 14, 2018 - 9:22 am

Karen O – “Yo! My Saint” (Feat. Michael Kiwanuka)

In recent months, the Yeah Yeah Yeahs have been busy again, playing their first live shows in years and dropping a reissue of their debut
Tom Breihan | January 11, 2018 - 8:57 am

Watch Yeah Yeah Yeahs Play Their First Show In Four Years

There's a strong argument to be made that the Yeah Yeah Yeahs are the single best band that came out of the whole early-'00s rock…
Tom Breihan | October 26, 2017 - 9:27 am


Stream Yeah Yeah Yeahs’ Previously Unreleased Demo For “Black Tongue”

With all the remakes and sequels being made recently, it’s fair for the "remember when" nostalgic spiral to sometimes take over. Maybe you were there…
Sophie Israelsohn | October 12, 2017 - 9:12 am

Watch The Trailer For The New Yeah Yeah Yeahs Documentary

Last week, the Yeah Yeah Yeahs announced the impending reissue of their debut album, 2003's straight-up classic Fever To Tell. (They also shared two older…
Tom Breihan | October 2, 2017 - 1:15 pm

Hear Yeah Yeah Yeahs’ “Shake It” From Fever To Tell Deluxe Reissue

Meet Me In The Bathroom, Lizzie Goodman's recent oral history about early-'00s New York rock, is more about the Strokes than anything else. But the…
Tom Breihan | September 26, 2017 - 9:19 am

Yeah Yeah Yeahs – “Phone Jam”

Yeah Yeah Yeahs will play their first public concerts in four years at this fall's Growlers Six and Sound On Sound festivals. And judging by…
Chris DeVille | September 25, 2017 - 2:22 pm

Sound On Sound Fest 2017 Lineup

Last year, the people behind Austin's long-running Fun Fun Fun Fest started a new festival called Sound On Sound. Fun Fun Fun is no more,…
Peter Helman | June 20, 2017 - 11:01 am

Hear Iman Shumpert Sample Yeah Yeah Yeahs On New Track “Glory”

Iman Shumpert -- Cleveland Cavalier, rapper, and co-star of Kanye West's new "Fade" video -- has just shared a new track. As Complex points out,…
Peter Helman | August 30, 2016 - 9:22 pm

Ezra Koenig Explains His Writing Credit On Beyoncé’s “Hold Up”

"How did the Yeah Yeah Yeahs get credited on a Beyonce song that was co-written by Ezra Koenig, Father John Misty, and Diplo?" is a…
James Rettig | April 25, 2016 - 2:16 pm

Boots Explains Animal Collective Credit On Beyoncé’s “6 Inch”

Amidst the massive credits list on Beyoncé's new album LEMONADE are big indie-world names like Ezra Koenig, Father John Misty, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, and Animal…
Peter Helman | April 24, 2016 - 4:57 pm

Stream Beyoncé LEMONADE

Beyoncé's mysterious LEMONADE project premiered on HBO tonight, and contrary to reports, it was not a "docu-style special." Rather, it was one of her patented…
Chris DeVille | April 23, 2016 - 9:58 pm

Yeah Yeah Yeahs Reunite To Cover David Bowie & Lou Reed At Mick Rock Party

Yeah Yeah Yeahs have been on "a bit of a hiatus" since the release of Mosquito in 2013. "We have to wait to get the…
Peter Helman | April 23, 2016 - 5:14 pm

Head Wound City – “Born To Burn”

Head Wound City, the spazzy post-hardcore supergroup featuring Yeah Yeah Yeahs guitarist Nick Zinner, the Blood Brothers' Jordan Blilie and Cody Votolato, and the Locust’s…
Chris DeVille | March 28, 2016 - 2:25 pm

Head Wound City – “Scraper” Video

Head Wound City is the supergroup of Yeah Yeah Yeahs' Nick Zinner, the Blood Brothers' Jordan Blilie and Cody Votolato, and Justin Pearson and Gabe…
Peter Helman | March 8, 2016 - 11:11 pm
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