Articles tagged the killers

27 Jul 2011 // 10:00 PM

Big Talk: Big Talk

Big Talk sounds like a pair of Ray-Bans resting on the neck of a Telecaster or a beautiful woman in a cut-off shirt leaning against a convertible on the side of a desert highway... which is to say it sounds like the fantasy world of an '80s rocker on a coke-jag.

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Possible Grammy Nominees for Album of the Year?

Using a rumored submission list that leaked to the internet, here are some guesses as to what the Album of the Year Grammy nominees will

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There’s no other way to put it:  Donovan Leitch is cool. With a cool dad (‘60s folkie Donovan), a cool sister (actress Ione

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“I Was a Believer”: An Interview with the Killers

Fresh off the release of an explosive live DVD, the Killers' Dave Keuning talks about the band's humble origins and how his biggest regret is that the group didn't release another debut album.

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1 Dec 2008 // 9:00 PM

The Killers: Day & Age

With the release of the Killers’ latest album, Day & Age, the obvious question is: will Flowers and company continue to chase the panoramic, mythic grandeur of Springsteen and U2, critics be damned?

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28 Nov 2007 // 10:00 PM

The Killers: Sawdust

As much as Brandon Flowers & co. would like to be remembered for their full-length efforts, their radio hits will ultimately define their legacy. Sawdust is an interesting look at other aspects of the Killers' sound, but as a standalone disc, it's largely hit-or-miss.

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Let’s Get Ready to Mumble: An Interview with Black Rebel Motorcycle Club

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club are back. And we still have to lean in to hear what they’re saying.

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30 Apr 2007 // 10:59 PM

The Killers: The Killers

This unauthorized documentary gives excellent context to the rise of the Killers, but without any of the band's music, it feels a little too far from its topic.

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2 Oct 2006 // 12:00 AM

The Killers: Sams Town

"This album is one of the best albums in the past 20 years. There's nothing that touches this album." -- Brandon Flowers, to MTV News, May 2006

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3 May 2005 // 1:00 AM

Skinny Elvis or the fat man in rhinestones? Does it matter? Either way, the name is still in lights.

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The French have spoken. Hey Strokes! You're free to leave.

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14 Jun 2004 // 11:00 PM

	The Killers: Hot Fuss

Over the past few years, many young guitar bands, heavily influenced by early 1980s new wave and post punk, have been putting out good, sometimes

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2 Apr 2003 // 1:00 AM

The Killers (1946)

The line between victims and violators is almost erased, now that playing by the rules seems little more than an antiquated affectation.

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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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