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Lollapalooza 2020 Cancelled

Lollapalooza has been cancelled for this year due to the coronavirus pandemic. A post on the Chicago music festival's official Twitter account confirmed the spectacle will not take place in 2020, because organisers need to...

Julian Casablancas' New Love

Julian Casablancas has found love with a roadie after splitting from his wife.The Strokes frontman ended his 15-year marriage to Juliet Joslin - the mother of his sons Cal, 10, and five-year-old Zephyr - last...

Julian Casablancas' The Voidz Reveal Album Tracklisting

Julian Casablancas' band The Voidz have confirmed the track listing and name for their upcoming new album.The Strokes front man formed the group - previously known as Julian Casablancas+The Voidz - in 2013, and in...

Albert Hammond Jr. Of The Strokes Blends George Harrison Into Christmas Cover

While everyone is digging out their old favourites for Christmas playlists, The Strokes' lead guitarist Albert Hammond Jr. is teaming up with Amazon for a new take on the 30s classic 'The Little Boy That...

The Strokes Announce New 'Future Present Past' Ep

After a three year absence, indie icons The Strokes have announced the release of new material, debuting a new single ‘OBLIVIUS’ earlier today while unveiling a new four-track EP due to come out next month.The...

Kanye West, The Strokes And The Killers To Headline 2016 Governors Ball

Kanye West, The Strokes and The Killers are among the acts topping the bill for this year’s Governors Ball. This year marks the sixth instalment of the annual event, which takes place in New York...

The Strokes Kick Off British Summer Time

The Strokes kicked off Barclaycard British Summer Time with a greatest hits set last night (18.06.15).The US rockers thrilled the 60,000-strong crowd - which included the likes of Gwyneth Paltrow, Alexa Chung, Foo Fighters drummer...

Albert Hammond Jr. Reflects Upon His Past In Upcoming Album 'Momentary Masters'

Albert Hammond Jr. of The Strokes returns as a soloist for his third studio album 'Momentary Masters' later this year, and he has already unveiled two brand new tracks. The latest is the anthemic 'Losing...

The Strokes "Planning" On Making A New Album

Attention, lovers of indie rock! The Strokes’ lead singer Julian Casablancas has revealed that the band are currently working on new material.In an interview with music news site Noisey, 36 year old Casablancas confirmed that...

Producer Gordon Raphael To Tell All About The Strokes

Music producer Gordon Raphael is planning to tell all about his time in the studio recording The Strokes' groundbreaking debut album in a series of talks across the U.K.The musician worked closely with the U.S....

Strokes And Arcade Fire Stars To Form Supergroup

Rockers The Strokes, Arcade Fire and Bon Iver are to form a supergroup for a one-off performance on Saturday (20Sep14).The Strokes bassist Nikolai Fraiture and Bon Iver frontman Justin Vernon will join brothers Win and...

Kristen Wigg Is Dating Scott Speedman

Kristen Wiig is rumoured to be dating Scott Speedman.The 'Bridesmaids' star, who split from The Strokes rocker Fabrizio Moretti last year after 18-months together, and the former 'Felicity' actor have reportedly been ''hooking up lately.''The...

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...

The Strokes Return Home For Governors Ball

Rockers The Strokes returned to the festival stage in their native New York City this weekend (06-08Jun14) for the first time in three years to headline 2014's Governors Ball event.Frontman Julian Casablancas basked in the...

Albert Hammond, Jr.: 'Heroin Addiction Drove Me Insane'

The Strokes star Albert Hammond, Jr. has told how his crippling addition to heroin and cocaine left him fearing for his sanity and drove him to the brink of death.The guitarist revealed last month (Sept13)...

Kristen Wiig And Fabrizio Moretti Split - Report

Actress Kristen Wiig and The Strokes drummer Fabrizio Moretti have split, according to a U.S. reportThe Bridesmaids star was first linked to the rocker, who previously dated Drew Barrymore, in 2011, and she opened up...

Kristen Wiig Ready For Kids

Kristen Wiig wants to have kids.The 39-year-old actress - who is dating Fabrizio Moretti from The Strokes - has admitted she would love to start a family in the near future. She said to LOOK...

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 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...

Is This It? The Strokes' Comedown Machine Deflates Fanboys, Intrigues Critics

The fifth studio album from The Strokes - Comedown Machine - is not Is This It. It sounds nothing like Is This It and frankly shouldn't be uttered in the same breath. This is bad...

The Strokes' Comedown Machine Just About Passes The Scrutiny Tests After First Round Of Reviews

Today, March 26, marks the day that The Strokes release their fifth studio album together, Comedown Machine. The album can perhaps be seen as the band's reassurance that they are still together and still intent...

A Week In Music - The Strokes Return With New Sound, Justin Timberlake Comeback Hits The Spot, Mumford And Sons Rumble On With New Video

Recommended Albums... New York garage-rock new-wavers The Strokes are on album number five and Comedown Machine marks a return to form for Julian Casablancas & co. Whilst they may not be trying to replicate the...

Comedown Machine - Details Of Fifth Album From The Strokes, Revealed

The Strokes are back, folks. Last week, they released a new track online and now they’ve revealed that a new album is definitely on the way. It’s called Comedown Machine and it’s getting released on...

The Strokes New Song Revealed! How Does It Sound?

The Strokes revealed new single ‘One Way Trigger’ – and boy does it sound a lot like A-Ha’s ‘Take On Me’.The New York group have joined an increasingly large list of stars who’ve announced their...

That Wasn't It? Do The Strokes Have A New Single?

Amidst the clamour of everyone else announcing their comebacks at the beginning of 2013, no one had really considered that New York hipsters The Strokes might be coming back for another turn around the block...

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...

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...

Kesha Had Sexual Encounter With A Ghost

Kesha has had sex with a ghost.The 'We R Who We R' hitmaker has revealed that one of her new tracks 'Supernatural' was inspired by an erotic paranormal experience.Speaking to Ryan Seacrest on his KIIS...

Win Butler To Lead Charity Basketball Team

Arcade Fire frontman Win Butler and The Strokes star Nikolai Fraiture are set to hit to court at this year's (12) Pop Versus Jock charity basketball game at the Pop Montreal music festival in Canada.The...

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