Posts tagged "the strokes"

The Rebirth of Cool: SPIN’s 2003 Strokes Cover Story

They were edgy and rattled about what was happening to them. The fantasy came true. Real fame after handing out flyers and playing…
By: Marc Spitz / June 18, 2015

Primavera Sound 2015 Live Stream: The Strokes, Sleater-Kinney, Thurston Moore, and More

This year's iteration of Barcelona's Primavera Sound Festival starts today. The stacked lineup totally merits a trek to Spain, but if you're stuck at home,…
By: Colin Joyce / May 28, 2015

Punch Brothers Offer a Frantic Bluegrass Take on the Strokes’ ‘Reptilia’

Something about bluegrass covers just tend to work — listen to how easily the Punch Brothers' hectic, speedy mandolin strumming lends itself to the Strokes' "Reptilia."…
By: James Grebey / May 12, 2015

Austin City Limits 2015 Lineup Posted Early, Then Removed

The Austin City Limits 2015 lineup was originally meant to come out on Tuesday morning, but it would appear that someone on the inside got a…
By: Rachel Brodsky / May 4, 2015

The Strokes Are Planning to Work on New Material

Last year, Julian Casablancas released his first record with noise-pop weirdos the Voidz. The record, called Tyranny, showcased the New York crooner's more outré tendencies. Now,…
By: Brennan Carley / April 13, 2015

Primavera Sound 2015 Lineup: The Strokes, the Replacements, Patti Smith, and More

Hold onto your hats, because Spain's Primavera Sound Festival has just announced its lineup for May 25 through May 31, 2015, and it's easily the best…
By: Brennan Carley / January 21, 2015

Watch Brian Wilson, ‘Weird Al,’ Wayne Coyne, and More Cover George Harrison

An impressive lineup of musicians — and one musician/comedian, and one comedian — came together to honor the legendary late George Harrison at a memorial concert…
By: James Grebey / September 29, 2014

Watch That Arcade Fire, Bon Iver Supergroup Cover Phil Collins, White Stripes

Last week, Win Butler announced a one-off performance from an unbelievable indie rock supergroup featuring his brother Will, Bon Iver's Justin Vernon, Nikolai Fraiture of…
By: Colin Joyce / September 21, 2014

This Indie Rock Supergroup Lineup Will Melt Your Brain

In a surefire way to drive Montreal tourism through the roof, members of Arcade Fire, Bon Iver, and the Strokes will unite for a one-afternoon-only…
By: Brennan Carley / September 19, 2014

Julian Casablancas Says the Strokes Still Have ‘More Magic In Them’

Julian Casablancas has never really been the type of guy to open up about his life, which is what makes his new interviews with GQ and Stereogum all…
By: Brennan Carley / September 18, 2014
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