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The Cribs, ‘In The Belly of the Brazen Bull’ (Wichita)

Sans Johnny Marr, the Jarman brothers dip their sturdy Brit-rock hooks in acidic fuzz.
David Marchese / May 14, 2012

First Spin: Download the Cribs’ Hard-Charging ‘Chi-Town’

Fans of Brit Rock rejoice! We're psyched to announce that English trio the Cribs have a new album on the way. The upcoming In the…
David Marchese / February 14, 2012

Marr Quits Cribs, M.I.A. & Blaqstarr Collab + More

After three years playing and recording with brotherly Brit rock trio the Cribs, Johnny Marr has announced he is departing the band to…
Kevin O'Donnell / April 12, 2011

Terrific Twitter Trio of the Week

Lots of musicians tweet -- but all that Twitters is not gold.
Anna Hyclak / October 28, 2010

Coachella Bands vs. the Volcano!

A volcanic eruption in Iceland has left British bands the Cribs,Bad Lieutenant, and Frightened Rabbit struggling to reach this weekend's Coachella festival in California. An…
Kelsey Paine / April 15, 2010

Johnny Marr Joins the Cribs for L.A. Tour Opener

Legendary Smiths guitarist Johnny Marr took time out from his gig playing in Modest Mouse to join the Cribs at the Roxy in West Hollywood…
Liam Gowing / November 10, 2009

The Cribs, ‘Ignore the Ignorant’ (Warner Bros.)

Ex-Smiths guitarist Johnny Marr recently joined the Cribs, as is evident in the chiming intro to "Last Year's Snow," from the feisty British band's fourth…
Josh Modell / October 22, 2009

Free Download: The Cribs’ New Song with Johnny Marr

He helped Modest Mouse climb to the top of the indie rock mountain. Can Johnny Marr do the same for retro-minded British punk trio the…
Peter Gaston / July 7, 2009