You know how when people get up in age, they can turn into a crazy old cat lady? Well I’m realizing that after 20 days of consecutively posting about old Strokes memorabilia for Strokes March Madness month, I’m in the danger zone for being the archetype “crazy old Strokes lady.” Despite that chilling possibility, I’m […]
Here’s yet another old shot of Julian Casablancas from the Hammerstein Ballroom Strokes show on October 31, 2001. Every day in for Strokes March Madness I’ll be posting something from my Strokes archive. Please tweet or FB like if you enjoy where this is going.
I wonder what would happen if I sent in this Alone, Together Strokes fan club renewal form now… Every day in March I’ll be posting something from my Strokes archive. Please tweet or FB like if you enjoy where this is going.
Look at these fine-looking dudes on the cover of Alone, Together (the official Strokes fan club) newsletter — Issue 3 from the summer of 2003!
In 2002, members of the Alone, Together fan club received an “all access” pass to commemorate the Strokes’ “Wyckyd Sceptre” tour. Tour dates of the entire tour were listed on the back of the pass. Every day in March I’ll be posting something from my Strokes archive. Please tweet or FB like if you enjoy […]
As a member of the Alone, Together Strokes fan club, in the early 2000s, aficionados received a little present in one of their mailings. Yup, that’s right, Strokes-branded shoelaces! Perfect for lacing up your grungy ol’ Converse sneakers while traipsing around the East Village, eh?
I think I may have gotten this bag during one of The Strokes‘ shows at the Theater at Madison Square Garden. Featuring the classic Strokes logo in red on a white bag, this is a pretty nifty little item I found tucked away in a pile of stuff! Every day in March I’ll be posting […]
I used to have this fairly large Strokes logo window decal stuck to my college dorm room window, facing a busy New York City avenue. It was my way of telling the world, that a Strokes fan was dwelling behind the constantly closed blinds. I actually have no recollection of where I got the decal […]
Today’s offering for Strokes March Madness: Here’s a 2001 interview that Nikolai Fraiture did with a college publication cleverly called Univercity. My favorite part is when Niko is asked whether the band would change its sound over time or whether they would stick to what they were doing (in 2001), he responded, “For the moment, […]
Man, daylight savings time has me all messed up! I’ll be adding the fan videos and reviews of The Strokes’ Las Vegas show at The Cosmopolitan here as I find them. If you know of any, please email them to me or leave the links in the comments! “I Can’t Win” “Reptilia” “Under Cover of […]