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The Strokes: Our 2003 Cover Story, The Rebirth of Cool

This article originally appeared in the January 2003 issue of SPIN. "Is it okay to let the girls in?" Smoggy asks. The Strokes'
Marc Spitz / July 14, 2019

Albert Hammond Jr. – “Fast Times”

Strokes guitarist Albert Hammond Jr. has released a new single called "Fast Times." The track marks the followup to his album Francis Trouble, which arrived last…
Rob Arcand / February 22, 2019

Albert Hammond Jr. – “Set to Attack”

Albert Hammond Jr. will release his fourth solo album Francis Trouble next Friday, March 9, and he's got a third advance track to hold fans over until…
Anna Gaca / March 2, 2018

Albert Hammond Jr. – “Far Away Truth”

The second single from Albert Hammond Jr.'s upcoming solo album Francis Trouble is about the slippery nature of the truth: "Everything you hide between the lines is…
Anna Gaca / February 16, 2018

Albert Hammond Jr. Announces New Album Francis Trouble, Releases “Muted Beatings”

The Strokes' Albert Hammond Jr. has announced his fourth solo album, Francis Trouble, and released its first single, "Muted Beatings," with a debut performance on Conan. The new album is out…
Anna Gaca / February 2, 2018

Watch the Strokes’ Albert Hammond Jr. Tackle His Wife’s Pickpocket

Albert Hammond Jr. must not have made it into this photo of the Strokes recording again (!) — because he was too busy being a stand-up citizen,…
Harley Brown / December 12, 2015

Albert Hammond Jr. Plays Chess With Death in ‘Caught By My Shadow’ Video

Albert Hammond Jr. has released a new video for Momentary Masters track "Caught By My Shadow." It's a continuation from his "Losing Touch" clip, which…
Rachel Brodsky / September 14, 2015

Albert Hammond Jr. Plays ‘Losing Touch’ on ‘Fallon’

Shortly after his appearance at Lollapalooza, Albert Hammond Jr. stopped by the Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon last night to play Momentary Masters single "Losing…
Rachel Brodsky / August 4, 2015

Lollapalooza 2015: The Best Things We Saw On Sunday

Despite clear-blue morning skies, the final day of Lollapalooza ended on a stormy note, sending crowds scrambling for shelter as ominous clouds rolled in the…
SPIN Staff / August 3, 2015

Listen to Albert Hammond, Jr.’s Buoyant New LP, ‘Momentary Masters’

The Strokes guitarist Albert Hammond, Jr. is streaming his third LP, Momentary Masters, a week before it arrives on July 31 via Vagrant. As with his past releases,…
Harley Brown / July 24, 2015

Our 2003 Strokes Cover Story: “The Rebirth of Cool”

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

The Strokes’ Albert Hammond, Jr. Releases Giddy Guitar-Pop Single ‘Losing Touch’

The Strokes' guitarist Albert Hammond Jr. is set to release his third solo album Momentary Masters at the tail end of July. Today, he's released…
Colin Joyce / June 3, 2015

Watch Albert Hammond Jr. Fall Out of Love in NSFW ‘St. Justice’ Video

Albert Hammond, Jr. has shared a new video from his still-fresh solo EP AHJ. The clip above gives the Strokes guitarist's warmly jangling single "St. Justice"
Chris Martins / October 9, 2013

Dustin Hoffman’s Kid to Direct Strokes Guitarist in Movie About New York City’s Indie Rock Scene

New York City's music scene is about to get a new big-screen treatment. As Deadline reports (via Vulture), an in-the-works movie called Asthma "examines the consequences…
Marc Hogan / July 10, 2013

Similar Strokes: Albert Hammond Jr. Plans an EP on Julian Casablancas’ Label

Albert Hammond Jr. plans to release a new five-song solo EP in September. As Pitchfork points out, the Strokes guitarist revealed on Har Mar Superstar's Nocturnal…
Marc Hogan / July 3, 2013
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