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The Strokes Back In The Studio

The Strokes are recording new music. The band - whose last album 'Comedown Machine' was released in 2013 - have confirmed that they are back in the studio together, working on new material. Frontman Julian...

Julian Casablancas Is Recording New Material With The Strokes

Julian Casablancas is ''planning on recording'' new material with The Strokes.Following his recent album 'Tryranny' with The Voidz, the frontman has revealed that he wants to shift his focus back to his original band, which...

The Strokes Announce Hyde Park Show

The Strokes will perform at Barclaycard presents British Summer Time Hyde Park.The indie band will headline the opening night (18.06.15) of the series of London shows, which will be their first London show in five...

Julian Casablancas Cancels Tour

Rocker Julian Casablancas has scrapped his upcoming tour with backing band The Voidz in Asia and Australia due to logistical issues.The Strokes frontman was set to embark on the Asian and Australian leg of his...

Julian Casablancas Launches Scathing Attack On The Doors

Julian Casablancas believes The Doors were ''terrible role models''.The 36-year-old lead vocalist of The Strokes has launched a scathing attack on Jim Morrison - the lead singer of the iconic group - suggesting he wasted...

Julian Casablancas' Five-year Hangover

Julian Casablancas was hungover for ''five years'' after quitting drinking.The 36-year-old rocker admits he drank very heavily when his band The Strokes first found success and it took some time for him to feel fully...

Julian Casablancas: I Want To Make Edgy Mainstream

Julian Casablancas wants to make ''edgy'' music mainstream. The Strokes frontman has revealed his latest solo album 'Tyranny' - which was released last month - is an attempt to normalise underground music and ''make it...

Julian Casablancas + The Voidz Are Coming With Debut Album 'Tyranny', Alongside North American Tour

With a full North American tour on the way this Fall and their debut album 'Tyranny' coming very soon, The Strokes frontman Julian Casablancas' new band Julian Casablancas + The Voidz are looking at a...

Karen O To Release Solo Album

Karen O is releasing a solo album this September.The Yeah Yeah Yeahs frontwoman has announced that her debut record, 'Crush Songs', will drop this autumn via The Strokes singer Julian Casablancas' Cult Records.The music was...

The Pixies And Julian Casablancas Last-minute Additions To Coachella

Cult rockers the Pixies and The Strokes star Julian Casablancas have been added to the line-up of the Coachella Music Festival, which kicks off on Friday (11Apr14).The annual two-weekend event attracts the biggest names in...

Julian Casablancas Gatecrashes Arcade Fire's Festival Gig

The Strokes star Julian Casablancas stunned fans at Arcade Fire's gig in Argentina on Tuesday night (01Apr14) by donning one of the band's trademark masks and taking the place of the frontman Win Butler.The rockers...

The Strokes Come Out Of Hiding

The Strokes have announced their live return with a festival date in New York this year. The band - featuring Julian Casablancas, Nick Valensi, Albert Hammond, Jr., Nikolai Fraiture and Fabrizio Moretti - are...

Daft Punk's 'Instant Crush' Video - Julian Casablancas As A Wax Statue [Video]

Daft Punk have released the video for their track 'Instant Crush,' featuring The Strokes singer Julian Calablancas in mannequin form. The video for the latest single to be taken from Random Access Memories features the...

Haim Get Tips From Julian Casablancas

Haim got career advice from Julian Casablancas.Guitarist and singer Danielle Haim played in The Strokes frontman's solo band when he toured and picked up lots of tips from him about the direction she should go...

Julian Casablancas Told Haim To Disappear And Write Better Songs

The Strokes star Julian Casablancas once ordered singing sisters Haim to walk away from the spotlight and write better songs if they wanted to make it big.The siblings were given the chance to hit the...

Julian Casablancas Thanks Fans For Support After Father's Death

The Strokes star Julian Casablancas has thanked fans for their support following the death of his father, modelling industry mogul John Casablancas.Casablancas, the co-founder of Elite Model Management, passed away in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil...

The Strokes Stars Sell Up

The Strokes stars Julian Casablancas and Nick Valensi are on the move after putting their homes on the market in the past week.Guitarist Valensi and his wife Amanda de Cadenet listed their property in Studio...

Daft Punk Think Auto-tune Ruins Music

Daft Punk think Auto-Tune is ruining pop music.Though the duo - Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo and Thomas Bangalter - like experimenting with the vocal-tweaking software in a ''fun'' way, they think it is over-relied on to...

Daft Punk Smash Streaming Records With 'Get Lucky'

Daft Punk's new single 'Get Lucky' has broken the record for most streams in a day.The French dance duo's latest track, featuring singer and producer Pharrell Williams, has already become the most listened to song...

Daft Punk Sets Record For Spotify Plays With New Single "Get Lucky"

The French electronic duo Daft Punk set a record this week with their newest single “Get Lucky”.The track, which was released as a teaser of the band’s upcoming album, Random Access Memories, due to be...

Daft Punk Confirm Kanye West Collaborations

Daft Punk have recorded two tracks with Kanye West.The French duo worked with the rapper - who sampled their track 'Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger' for his 2007 hit 'Stronger' - on songs he is...

Daft Punk To Showcase Album In Australia

Daft Punk will showcase their new album at an agricultural show in an Australian farming town.The 'Da Funk' duo have chosen Wee Waa, New South Wales, Australia, as the location they will launch new album...

Daft Punk Return With Collaborations

Daft Punk set to collaborate with guest artists on their new album.The electronic dance duo are set to make a comeback with their first record in eight years, 'Random Access Memories', and further details have...

The Strokes Have No Plans To Tour Comedown Machine

The Strokes have no plans to tour their new album 'Comedown Machine'.The New York rockers are set to release their fifth studio album in March and while they have remained quiet about their music up...

The Strokes Announce Comedown Machine

The Strokes new album, 'Comedown Machine', will be released on March 25.The New York rockers' fifth studio album will follow their 2011 record 'Angles' and the band have also released details of the first single...

Ke$ha's 'Spirit Journey' For Warrior

Ke$ha dived with sharks to get inspiration for 'Warrior'. The 'Die Young' singer went around the world on a ''spirit journey,'' getting close to nature to prepare for writing her second album. She told the...

Julian Casablancas Signs First Artists To New Label

The Strokes star Julian Casablancas has given cult New York rockers The Virgins a big boost by signing them to his new label.Singer Donald Cumming, bassist Max Kamins, guitarist Xan Aird and drummer John Eatherly...

Kesha Freaked Out Over Strokes Collaboration

Ke$ha ''freaked out'' when The Strokes agreed to work with her.The 'Tik Tok' hitmaker asked the group's frontman Julian Casablancas and drummer Fabrizio Moretti to perform on 'Only Wanna Dance With You' from her new...

Julian Casablancas Backs Grassroots Film Campaign

The Strokes frontman Julian Casablancas has agreed to provide the music for an independent movie if the project secures financial backing through a grassroots Internet campaign.Producers behind She's Lost Control, a film about a sexual...

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Trumbo - Review

Trumbo - Review

In 1947, Dalton (Bryan Cranston) is the film industry's top-paid screenwriter, so of course the House Un-American Activities Commission goes after...

Pride And Prejudice And Zombies Was A New Kind Of Costume Drama For Lily James

Pride And Prejudice And Zombies Was A New Kind Of Costume Drama For Lily James

Seth Grahame-Smith's Pride and Prejudice and Zombies graphic novel has been made into a film.

Sir Elton John Surprises London Commuters With Early Morning St. Pancras Performance

Sir Elton John Surprises London Commuters With Early Morning St. Pancras Performance

Sir Elton's new album, 'Wonderful Crazy Night', came out the next day.

Coldplay And Beyonce's 'Hymn For The Weekend' Video Accused Of Cultural Insensitivity

Coldplay And Beyonce's 'Hymn For The Weekend' Video Accused Of Cultural Insensitivity

The video for 'Hymn For the Weekend' was filmed in Mumbai, India.

'Orange Is The New Black' Adds Three Years To Its Netflix Sentence

'Orange Is The New Black' Adds Three Years To Its Netflix Sentence

Three more seasons to go for this adored comedy.

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Matt LeBlanc "Couldn't Believe" The Response To His 'Top Gear' Appointment

LeBlanc was announced as one of Chris Evans' co-hosts on the brand new 'Top Gear' on Thursday.

Fun Lovin' Criminals - Come Find Yourself (20th Anniversary Edition) Album Review

Fun Lovin' Criminals - Come Find Yourself (20th Anniversary Edition) Album Review

New York trio Fun Lovin' Criminals first made an impact back in 1996 with the release of their since acclaimed debut LP Come Find Yourself.

Goosebumps - Review

Goosebumps - Review

This lively romp is entertaining enough to amuse the audience even when it veers off the rails.

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