The Strokes
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20 Questions: Albert Hammond, Jr.
21 Jul 2015 // 10:00 PM

For Albert Hammond Jr., "Sometimes you wanna be James Bond and sometimes you wanna be Marlon Brando until you realize you can't be either!"

Everything Has Changed, Nothing Has Changed: Music in a Post-9/11 World
2 Mar 2015 // 10:00 PM

The attacks of 9/11 may have caused a noticeable shift in the lyrical content of musicians and even sonic changes in the short term, but, in the end, normalcy finds a way to settle in.


Julian Casablancas + The Voidz: Tyranny
21 Oct 2014 // 9:02 PM

Julian Casablancas + The Voidz get weird on Tyranny, but weird doesn't automatically mean quality.

The Strokes: Comedown Machine
24 Mar 2013 // 6:06 PM

Julian Casablancas and company embrace the '80s on fifth studio album Comedown Machine.


The Top 8 "Next Nirvanas"
16 Oct 2013 // 4:00 AM

Following Nirvana's surprise ascent to stardom, no one knew what would be the next underground success story. Here are eight examples of where people post-Nevermind opted to place their bets.

Bubbling Under the 75 Best Albums of 2011: The Strokes
15 Dec 2011 // 5:00 AM

This week we presented our Best 75 Albums of 2011. Here are several more just bubbling under the top 75...


Q&A with Nikolai Fraiture, bassist for The Strokes
4 Apr 2011 // 5:30 AM

NEW YORK — After temporarily saving rock 'n' roll with their terrific debut, 2001's "Is This It," The Strokes collapsed in a haze of hype, expectations

//Mixed media

Con Brio: The Best New Live Band in America?

// Notes from the Road

"There’s a preciousness to McCarter and the rest of the mostly young band. You want to freeze the moment, to make sure they are taking it all in too. Because it’s going to change.

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