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Watch King Khan & the Shrines’ Freaky ‘Born to Die’ Video

King Khan & the Shrines have several strong suits, but punctuality is not one. The psych-soul clan waited five years to follow 2008's The Supreme…
Kyle McGovern / March 26, 2014

Stream King Khan & the Shrines’ Crazed Comeback Album ‘Idle No More’

"I felt like I completely lost everything — the ability to play music, all this kind of stuff," Arish Ahmad Khan says, thinking back to…
Kyle McGovern / August 26, 2013

King Khan & the Shrines Get Psyched-Out on ‘Born to Die’

We learned last month that psych-and-soul outfit King Khan & the Shrines signed to Merge for a new album. Now we know the name of the…
Colin Stutz / June 11, 2013

King Khan Signs to Merge, Wants to See Leo DiCaprio’s Junk

King Khan & the Shrines — the band led by garage-rock oddball King Khan — have signed to Merge Records and will soon announce details…
Jordan Sargent / May 10, 2013

The Almighty Defenders, ‘The Almighty Defenders’ (Vice)

Though Messrs. Oberst, James, and Ward may be monopolizing the term indie supergroup, this ad hoc collabo between garage-rock kingpins Black Lips and the King…
Steve Kandell / September 12, 2009

The Ringleaders: The King Khan & BBQ Show

Arish "King" Khan, 32, describes his current stagewear as "a mix between Cleopatra and Rick James." Just picture a long-limbed, beer-bellied, pencil-mustached Indian Canadian in…
Abigail Everdell / January 17, 2009