Tag Archives: karen o

2009 BONNAROO WRAP-UP

by neil, alex, & muggs The weekend was a break from social convention, an immersion into music of the last 20 years, and a psychedelic adventure in Manchester, Tennessee.  An illustrious collection of Brooklyn indie rockers graced the Bonnaroo stages over the four day affair, with some surprise standouts. We’ve got band by band breakdowns [...]

NASA @ THE OXFORD ARTS FACTOR IN SYDNEY

by eliza czander N.A.S.A. has been all over the music mash-up map as of late, collaborating with nearly everyone and anyone on the planet.  From Tom Waits, to Kanye. David Byrne to Karen O. These guys seem to have a decent pool of friends. Artist: NASA Song: Gifted .. Well, I suppose connections are made [...]

QC GIVEAWAY: YEAH YEAH YEAHS IT’S BLITZ!

by hank harmonium … Another Tuesday means it’s QC Giveaway time and we’ve got a sweet one this week. We’re giving away a copy of the ever blogged about It’s Blitz! as well as a YYY poster direct from the label. We’ve hidden a picture of Karen and the boys in one of our QC [...]

SECRET SHOW: YEAH YEAH YEAHS @ SANTOS

by neil roberts One of the most talked about albums of the year was on live display Sunday night as the Yeah Yeah Yeahs played their first full performance in support of It’s Blitz! at Santos Party House. Slightly less irreverent and with a quiet focus, Karen O continued her weekend onslaught on the album’s [...]

YYY VIDEO: “ZERO”

by lea Check out the first actual music vid for “Zero” off the new YYY album. (You can’t view it on Safari FYI.) Karen O explains to Spinner: “It made sense that the visuals would take you on a journey and keep you on the move — no sitting still for too long in the [...]

QC MIXTAPE VOL. 34 (FEB 22 – 28)

by bmac “A flying saucer creature named Zog arrived on Earth to explain how wars could be prevented and how cancer could be cured. He brought the information from Margo, a planet where the natives conversed by means of farts and tap dancing. Zog landed at night in Connectitut. He had no sooner touched down [...]

PLAYA’S CLUB

by mondo tatis Fridays make me feen’ for rap.  And since commitment has been the word of the week, I’m going to bask in the individualistic playa’ lifestyle while I can. Pick up a 40 this afternoon and pour some out for all your homies that are wrapped up in a lover’s embrace. You my [...]

YYY’S SNAKESWEAT: THE SCIENTIST

by zeebie While everyone scrambles to get their first listen of the recently leaked It’s Blitz, The Yeah Yeah Yeah’s got the ball rolling on their own (legal) promotional campaign. It’s been widely reported how the band worked on this album at random isolated locations in Massachusetts and Texas. Thankfully a single documentarian captured the [...]

ASPCA ART BENEFIT @ FUSE

by roko An all star lineup of contemporary artists featuring Andy Kehoe, Spike Jonze, Nick Zinner and Karen O have teamed up for an animal loving art show to benefit the ASPCA to help with the treatment and care of distressed animals. The event was organized by NYC curator and photographer Aliya Naumoff and runs [...]

A FAMILY REUNION WORTH GOING TO

by alyssa coluccio (pics by the de wilde’s) I want to see a world where people dance in tie-dyed gauze dresses, sing to an acoustic guitar and laugh as a strong hand and steady eye paint multi-colored butterflies on children’s faces. I want to see people sitting amidst the twinkling lights of a Parisian carnival, [...]