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A Day At The Museum With Albert Hammond Jr.

The Strokes are the last of a certain breed. They don’t make rock bands like them anymore: the larger-than-life, the mythic, the kinds that can fill an arena with screaming fans that span generations. You can argue this — you have Arcade Fire, or the National, or the Black Keys, maybe. There are still rock […]

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Summer Moon – “With You Tonight”

Summer Moon — the new supergroup made up of the Like’s Tennessee Thomas, the Strokes’ Nikolai Fraiture, Au Revoir Simone’s Erika Spring, and Lewis Lazar — has been taking it slow since performing together for the first time last Decemeber at Thomas’ birthday party. Two months ago, they put out a track called “Happenin’,” and […]



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Summer Moon – “Happenin’ (Blue Room Mix)”

Late last year, Summer Moon made their live debut at former Like member Tennessee Thomas’ birthday party. The super group — made up of Thomas, the Strokes’ Nikolai Fraiture, Au Revoir Simone’s Erika Spring, and Lewis Lazar — has been taking their sweet time releasing things. So far, we only have a preview of a […]

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Albert Hammond Jr. – “Born Slippy”

At a lot of festivals this summer, you’ll get a couple of chances to see Strokes guitarist Albert Hammond, Jr. At some festivals, the Strokes are on the bill, and Hammond is in there as a solo artist, as well. He’s on those bills, it turns out, because his third solo album, Momentary Masters, is […]