Posts tagged "paul banks"

Interpol’s Paul Banks Releases Ballsy Hip-Hop Mixtape

Paul Banks, frontman for skinny-tie mopes Interpol, released a hip-hop mixtape today (January 25) titled Everybody on My Dick Like They Supposed to Be. Not kidding!
Kyle McGovern / January 25, 2013

Paul Banks Plays Bittersweet ‘Young Again’ on Audience-Free ‘Letterman’

Paul Banks has “always been fascinated by” skyscrapers, the Interpol frontman, who has also recorded under the alias Julian Plenti, told SPIN’s David Marchese this…
Marc Hogan / October 30, 2012

Beyond the Beginning: Paul Banks On His New Solo Album and Interpol’s 10th Anniversary

Paul Banks has found a lot of room in the shadows. Whether with Interpol, who are celebrating the tenth anniversary of their debut album, Turn…
David Marchese / October 18, 2012

Interpol’s Paul Banks Unveils Solo LP With Crystalline ‘Base’

Between Jay-Z awkwardly shouting out Banksy and the ongoing emergence of Harlem rapper Azealia Banks, 2012 is shaping up to be a year for keeping…
Marc Hogan / August 6, 2012

Grab Paul Banks’ Seasonally Affective ‘Summertime Is Coming’

Paul Banks is a hard guy to picture in shorts. The Interpol frontman tends toward stylish darkness, and his best songs have a sense of…
Marc Hogan / June 26, 2012

Snoop Dogg Headlines ’90s Rap Night

"I hope he doesn't play any new shit," one guy said, while waiting in line for Snoop Dogg's rare small-venue gig at the 600-capacity Brooklyn…
Caitlin Curran / April 20, 2010

Interpol Frontman Goes Solo at NYC Museum

The live solo debut from Interpol frontman Paul Banks -- nom de tune Julian Plenti -- Friday night at New York City's Guggenheim Museum was…
William Goodman / September 28, 2009

Watch: Interpol’s Paul Banks, Metric’s Emily Haines Go Crazy!

Julian Plenti is actually Interpol frontman Paul Banks (who released his solid first solo album, Julian Plenti Is... Skyscraper, on Tuesday), but in this new…
Anna Hyclak / August 6, 2009