Ouch! I was just reading an interview with the Yeah Yeah Yeahs from The Guardian, and the writer Lynsey Hansley contextualized the YYY’s place in modern rock by commenting on two of my other favorite American rock bands: In the three years since Fever to Tell‘s release, their New York counterparts the Strokes have released […]
Hooray! Tonight’s show so much better. People were clapping and cheering. It was all great, except for that one guy who kept screaming “MACHINE!” That was awesome when Karen said, “This next song is called ‘Machine’,” and then I’m sure the guy got all excited and then she said, “No, I’m just kidding. We’re not […]
Now that I’ve gotten some sleep, I can stay awake at my computer long enough to tell you the details of the two Yeah Yeah Yeahs shows I’ve been to this week. The first show, as you already know, was in New Jersey at the tiny little 200-person venue Maxwell’s. When the tickets for all […]
Hi everyone. I’m going to come out and say it. You should officially not be allowed to come to tomorrow night’s Yeah Yeah Yeahs show at the Bowery Ballroom if you are not willing to do one of the following: clap, yell, “wooh!”, dance, stomp your feet, smile, jump up and down, throw your hands […]
One of the best things about going to a show at Maxwell’s in Hoboken, NJ is that you can order food in the dining area of the venue. Which basically makes Maxwell’s the rock club where you can have the quickest dash from your dinner to your concert. It takes about 1 minute to cross […]
The video for “Gold Lion” is now available on the official YYYs Web site as well as streaming from AOL Music. It features Brian, Karen, and Nick playing and singing in a dusty and dirty desert wasteland where the only source of light comes from a fire being fueled by drumsticks and broken guitars. It’s […]
Can anyone explain to me why the new Yeah Yeah Yeahs song “Dudley” sounds like “Hush Little Baby Don’t Say a Word“?
You knew this day was coming…by now everyone has heard the Diplo remix version, but here’s the real version of “Gold Lion,” which will be the single off their upcoming album. Head over to Philabuster for the link to the track! UPDATE: You can stream the song from the YYYs official Web site.
Yeah Yeah Yeahs tickets are onsale right now for the Maxwell’s and 2 Bowery shows at the end of February. How come it’s not sold out yet? Is someone dropping the ball?
The Foo goes H-I-V-E-S To be repeated in 2 weeks… The YYYs at Irving Plaza.