November 30, 2009 Last week, the Strokes were booking an NYC studio to start recording a new album. Now, they're booking live gigs: The New Yorkers have signed on to headline the June 12 date of the Isle of Wight festival in Newport, England.
The gig will be their first since the First Impressions of Earth tour concluded in 2007.
The flurry of activity comes after months of uncertainty surrounding the band's future. …