the strokes

The Strokes Rub Another One Out

I can remember where I was the first time I heard The Strokes’ debut, Is This It. It was the summer of 2001, and I’d just procured a fake ID in Times Square. I felt hugely relieved when I handed it to the bouncer at a graffiti-covered Lower East Side bar and he didn’t rip… More »


Behold! The Strokes First Single In 5 Years

I heart The Strokes, so I’m pretty excited that they have given us a little taste of their new album, Angles, which drops in March. After the jump, the band’s first single in five years, “Under the Cover of Darkness.” I am kind of loving it, especially once the other guys jump in on backup… More »


In Bed With … Fabrizio Moretti

STAR STATS
Born: June 2, 1980, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Sun Sign: Gemini
Ascendant: Unknown
Moon: Capricorn
Venus: Cancer
Mars: Virgo … More »


Sweet Release: What’s In And Out The Week Of July 8th 2008

MUSIC
Albert Hammond Jr.Como Te Llama?
Albert Hammond Jr. releases his second record sans the Strokes — Como Te Llama?, or, “What’s Your Name?” in Spanish. If you didn’t already know the guitar hero’s name, you won’t forget him and his sonic lovin’ after this record. Softer, sweeter, and joyous (especially for a hipster), Hammond… More »


Star Couplings: Agyness Deyn & Albert Hammond Jr. Make Sweet Indie Love

Our fave girl, Agyness Deyn, is dating Albert Hammond Jr. from The Strokes. Indie cuteness! [NY Mag]
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Get Your Rocks Off: The Pierces Playlist For Getting Down & Dirty

The Frisky asked the sister duo behind The Pierces for their picks for “The Top Ten Songs For Getting Down and Dirty”, the first list in our series of music playlists with a sexy twist. Allison and Catherine, who originally hail from Arkansas and recently performed on Gossip Girl, came up with some super climactic… More »