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Soundtracks To Summer: The Strokes’ ‘Is This It’


Recounting several summers come and gone listening to the Lower East Side band.

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5 Next-Day Thoughts On The Strokes’ New Album, ‘Comedown Machine’


A review of the Strokes fifth album, "Comeback Machine."

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Party Like It's 2003: Hear New Yeah Yeah Yeahs, The Strokes Songs


Check out new songs from Yeah Yeah Yeahs, "Always," and the Strokes, "All the Time."

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Final Track: 7 Must-Hear Songs Of The Week


The best new music of the week, including songs from the Strokes, Dave Grohl with Ghost, the Dirty Projectors, and Kendrick Lamar.


We Have Some Bad News For Drake Regarding The YOLO Wars


Last month, Cajun Boy brought us the news that rapper/eyebrow farmer Drake was growing rather concerned that retail stores were capitalizing on the phrase “You Only Live Once” or YOLO, which Drake believes that he made popular with his 2011 hit “The Motto”.


The Soundtrack For Screamers: 15 of FIFA 12’s Best Songs


The FIFA series has provided more than triumph and heartbreak on the virtual pitch for almost two decades.

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On The Strokes’ Is This It & The Death Of Musical Genres


Since arriving in New York City for the summer, I've been listening to The Strokes' Is This It religiously.

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Video For The Strokes’ ‘Taken For A Fool’ Feels Like Something From MTV’s Early Days

I have absolutely no idea what sort of filmmaking technology was used to create this video, but it was oddly grabbing in that it reminded me of music videos I remember seeing back in the early days of MTV, you know, back when that's what MTV was about.

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