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Artists Who Regret Their Own Albums [Playlist]

When artists release albums, it’s always up for grabs in terms of public reception. Once the record is out, critics, fans, radio stations and more get their hands on it and immediately begin voicing their opinions. Some claim a record is “the best of all time,” while some feel that the artist has produced a dud. What you don’t often hear about, however, are the artists hating their own records.

11/18/2014

Win Butler of Arcade Fire (Kevin Winter/Getty Images for CBS Radio)

Watch Members from Arcade Fire, the Strokes & Bon Iver Cover White Stripes, Phil Collins

Over the weekend, Will and Win Butler, Nikolai Fraiture and Justin Vernon played their first and possibly only show together as Pop All Star Band.

09/22/2014

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Members of Arcade Fire, Bon Iver & the Strokes to Play Basketball, Perform Together at Game

The musicians will compete against college basketball players, who will play on the Jock team.

09/19/2014

Phoenix's Thomas Mars (Sebastian Bozon/AFP)

The Strokes, Phoenix & Haim Lead FYF Fest 2014 Lineup

In Southern California this August? If you’ve been looking for a bill including the Strokes and Phoenix as headliners while there, FYF Fest has a proposition for you.

05/16/2014

The Strokes In Concert At Lollapalooza - Day 1

Cut That Out: 10 Average Albums That Would’ve Made Incredible EP’s

Everyone loves a great EP. It’s a delicacy in life for a music lover. No doubt if the following albums were cut down to a 4 or 5 song EP, the artists would of heard great things coming back to them. Instead, they were left scratching their heads, wondering why everyone thought their record was blah.

04/11/2014

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Not Fade Away: The Strokes’ ‘Room on Fire’ Turns 10

After dominating the indie rock world with their storied debut, the Strokes had to compete with the band’s own shadow while recording second full-length, Room on Fire, which turns 10 this week.

10/29/2013

The Strokes (Press Photo)

Preview The Strokes’ Forthcoming Album, “Comedown Machine” [First Listen]

The wait is now over, well almost for all you anxious Strokes fans! The release of the indie-rock band’s forthcoming album, Comedown Machineis only a week away. As of today, fans were only able to […]

03/18/2013

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The Strokes Debut “All The Time” Video [Watch]

The New York City band, known for its garage-rock sound, The Strokes have released the music video for their new single, “All The Time”. The single is from their forthcoming fifth studio album Comedown Machine […]

03/15/2013

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The Strokes Actually Sound Like The Strokes In New Single, “All The Time” [First Listen]

Rumors that have been circulating about The Strokes releasing new material have proven true. The band has released via their website a new song called “One Way Trigger,” that has a much different sound than […]

02/13/2013

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The Strokes Don’t Sound Much Like The Strokes On New Song, ‘One Way Trigger’ [Free Download]

Revered early-‘00s New York rockers the Strokes surprised fans by releasing a new song today (January 25), “One Way Trigger,” offering it as a free download on the band’s official website.   Bearing little resemblance […]

01/28/2013

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