Articles tagged the black keys

People’s Blues of Richmond - “Outta My Mind” (audio) (Premiere)

The bluesy retro rock of the People's Blues of Richmond, especially on their latest track "Outta My Mind", is owed in no small part to producer Mark Neill (the Black Keys' Brothers).

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The Black Keys - “Fever” (stream)

The Black Keys scale back on their roots and once again change gears with a new single.

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7 Mar 2011 // 7:05 AM

The Year in Music: August 2010

Continuing out look at the year’s most notable events in the world of music, here’s what happened in August 2010.

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Black Pistol Fire: Black Pistol Fire

Can't get enough of The Black Keys? Here you go, only not as good.

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4 Feb 2011 // 8:00 AM

Guessing the Grammys

Predictions on who will win what in the biggest categories, based on industry hype and a little guessing about the academy’s voters.

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21 Jan 2011 // 8:00 AM

The Year in Music: May 2010

May 2010, the subject of our latest look at the year’s biggest events in music, was a hodgepodge of notable cover versions, new releases, TV events, and more.

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ACL Music Festival Day One: 8 October 2010 - Austin, TX

The first of our three day coverage of the Austin City Limits Music Festival finds PopMatters' Eddie Ciminelli experiencing euphoria, nostalgia and some serious fatigue.

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The Black Keys: iTunes Sessions

It’s nothing new, but does that really matter?

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Dan Auerbach: In Search of the Authentic Sound

Dan Auerbach tells PopMatters: “Of course I want my albums to be successful, but ultimately I don’t care too much what anyone thinks ... I’m going to sound this way, no matter what.”

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9 Feb 2009 // 9:00 PM

Dan Auerbach: Keep It Hid

Keep It Hid offers further evidence that the music Dan Auerbach has so obviously, and voraciously, absorbed makes him who he is, pure and simple.

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The Black Keys: Live at the Crystal Ballroom (DVD)

A few years ago, the Black Keys might have considered themselves lucky and been quite content to labor in the shadow of the White Stripes. Those days are over.

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23 Jul 2008 // 11:00 PM

Live from Abbey Road - Episode 6

The Hoosiers, The Black Keys and Manu Chao...

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Black Keys hook up with Gnarls Barkley producer for their 5th album

Load up your iPod with Black Keys songs, shut your eyes and press play, and you’d never guess you were listening to a couple

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The Black Keys: Attack & Release

Dan and Patrick have decided to abandon the old blues garage for a more modernized one, but they somehow manage to retain most of the dirt and musty smell.

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The Black Keys: Magic Potion

Big label, big backing, big buzz but basically brilliant, beautiful, beefy bluesy boogie blueprint being brought by the barren brain trust of Auerbach and Carney yet again.

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2 May 2006 // 12:00 AM

The Black Keys: Chulahoma

One of the best blues musicians ever, covered by one of the only bands to do him justice.

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23 Nov 2005 // 1:00 AM

They're a dirty duo that's not garage rock; they pay tribute to Junior Kimbrough but they're not a blues act. The Black Keys' Dan Auerbach explains.

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	The Black Keys: Rubber Factory

How much otherworldly noise can two guys make? Patrick Carney and Dan Auerbach—better known as the gutterstomp blues duo the Black Keys—have the

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28 Apr 2003 // 11:00 PM

	The Black Keys: thickfreakness

Rock ‘n’ roll success and the blues have always made for uncomfortable bedmates. There have always been bands willing to incorporate elements of the blues

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A Chat with José González at Newport Folk Festival

// Notes from the Road

"José González's sets during Newport Folk Festival weren't on his birthday (that is today) but each looked to be a special intimate performance.

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