Scenes from the Yeah Yeah Yeahs Video Shoot in BK Last Night

The beauty of the internet is that you don’t have to actually go to events to know all about them or pretend like you’ve been there. Check out these awesome photos taken by Alix McAlpine and MyBlueWristband from the video shoot that occurred last night at Glasslands in Brooklyn for the Yeah Yeah Yeahs. Karen […]

The Modern Age’s Top 10 Albums of 2006

Ok, so here it goes. I’ve put on my armor. I’m ready for your biggest and best pot shots… The point of this list is to single out the albums *I* enjoyed the most this year–this is not a list of what is cool in any way possible. It’s not an indication of what was […]

Karen O’s Favorite New “Bitch” Band and the Low Down on Simian Mobile Disco’s Coked Up “Hustler” Video

According to her blog post on Dazed Digital (a new website from the peeps at Dazed and Confused magazine), Karen O has taken to championing the all-female Austin, TX quartet, Finally Punk since she is “fond of kids without balls but spines–girls”. Check out their cover of Nirvana’s “Negative Creep” on their MySpaz. Watch their […]

Laura Sees David Frick, We See Karen O.

It’s official. Mike and I are commandeering this site. We are taking this site back to its roots of rock and roll and brit-pop and away from the pop stylings of such individuals as Justin Timberlake. From now on this site is about Lily Allen and other cute girls with British accents. We kid, we […]

Strokes to Play Bowery Venue Capitale on October 17

…and I won’t be there. So not fair! That venue is amazing and for those of you who know me, you know why it’s particularly sad. God, you’re not funny. Other artists include Kanye West and Goldfrapp. But you can win a chance to attend the event over at the Hennessy web site. Link from […]

Reading Festival: It’s Like Someone Sucked Out My Brain and Put Together the Lineup

Have you seen the lineup for this year’s Carling Weekend: Reading Festival? I nearly cried when I took a look: Franz Ferdinand, Kaiser Chiefs, Belle & Sebastian, Fall Out Boy, The Subways, Panic! at the Disco, Muse, Arctic Monkeys, The Streets, Dirty Pretty Things, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, The Futureheads, The Cribs, Wolfmother, Placebo, My Chemical […]