Posts tagged "the kooks"

The Kooks, ‘Junk of the Heart’ (Astralwerks)

Having already positioned 2008's Konk as their "mainstream bid," these Britpop traditionalists return with a rather-quite-poppier follow-up that may be both their best and blandest…
By: Barry Walters / September 13, 2011

EXCLUSIVE: The Kooks Debut Two New Songs

After three years, British rockers the Kooks will return with their third album, Junk of the Heart, on September 13. Get a sneak peek with…
By: Nate Brennan / September 7, 2011

D’Angelo Hits the Studio, Kooks’ New Tune + More

D’Angelo is back in the studio working on his first album since 2000’s Grammy-winning Voodoo, according to the Roots‘ Ahmir “?uestlove” Thompson, who’s recording track…
By: SPIN Staff / July 15, 2011

Beck, Lily Allen, TV on the Radio Cover Rock Legends

File this one under "awesome idea combined with a great cause." The War Child International charity, which provides aid to children in war-tor…
By: Larry Fitzmaurice / January 12, 2009

Kooks Announce Fall Tour

Who? Jangly Britpop sensations the Kooks, fronted by reggae-tinged crooner Luke Pritchard. Already a giant smash in their native England, the quartet are quickly…
By: Larry Fitzmaurice / June 25, 2008