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Outside Lands Announces 2015 Lineup; Elton John, Mumford & Sons and The Black Keys To Headline

San Francisco’s premier annual music, food and arts festival, Outside Lands, will be returning for its eighth consecutive year from August 7-9 at the historic and always beautiful Golden Gate Park. This year’s lineup has been revealed and it’s a doozy, as per usual. Apart from all the endlessly delicious foods, beers and wines, Outside […]

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Governors Ball Announces Single Day Lineups for 2015

The single day lineups for New York City’s Governors Ball 2015 have finally been announced, after much anticipation. Each day of this music-filled weekend will be rocked by big time headliners like Drake, Florence + The Machine, Deadmau5, Lana Del Rey, and The Black Keys. 3-Day passes to this June festival are already up for […]

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Cage The Elephant Share Video for “Cigarette Daydreams”

Before Cage the Elephant takes off with The Black Keys, the band has filmed a video for the song “Cigarette Daydreams,” which is off their latest full-length, Melophobia. The video is plotted with a story of a woman that is fleeing for her life in an attempt to escape from an evil entity. It also […]

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REVIEW: The Black Keys – ‘Turn Blue’

Artist: The Black Keys Album: Turn Blue Genre: Rock Label: Nonesuch Records Before getting into the bulk of my review of The Black Keys’ Turn Blue, I’d like to get something out of the way. So we’ll start at the end, where the 11-track album closes with the completely tacked-on country-rock tune “Gotta Get Away,” […]

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WATCH: The Black Keys Perform on ‘Saturday Night Live’

The Black Keys were the musical guests on last night’s episode of Saturday Night Live, delivering lethargic renditions of “Fever” and “Bullet In The Brain.” Both songs will appear on the group’s new album Turn Blue, which hits stores this Tuesday (May 13). This is the part where I’d normally tell you “Enjoy!” But honestly, […]

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The Black Keys Announce Tour With St. Vincent, Cage The Elephant

The Black Keys have announced a lengthy run of dates in support of their forthcoming album, Turn Blue. Support for the tour includes Cage The Elephant, St. Vincent and Jake Bugg. Head after the jump to view the full list of dates, including which artist will be playing each show. There’s also an announcement video from the […]

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ALBUM STREAM: The Black Keys – ‘Turn Blue’

On May 13, The Black Keys will release their eighth studio album, Turn Blue, via Nonesuch Records. A full album stream has now gone live one week early over at iTunes Radio. The 11-track album is produced by Danger Mouse and is written to explore “moods, textures and sounds” (according to drummer Patrick Carney). It’s […]

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The Black Keys Debut New Track, “Bullet In The Brain”

Earlier in the week, The Black Keys swung through the BBC’s Maida Vale studios for a quick live session, and while there, unveiled a new track titled “Bullet In The Brain.” Follow the jump below to see what all the fuss is about. “Bullet In The Brain” is the third single to be released off […]

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WEEKLY WAX: Vinyl Releases For The Week Of 4/13-4/19

Welcome to the Record Store Day Edition of Weekly Wax! Hopefully you’ve already made the trek out to your favorite indie record store and come back with at least a few of the RSD-exclusive releases you were hoping to pick up. Let us know in the comments what you managed to score. If you came […]

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The Black Keys Share New Single “Turn Blue”

Those two dudes who seem to have their hand in everything are back to release material as The Black Keys again. After several years’ worth of producing and promoting, Dan Auerbach and Patrick Carney announced their new album, Turn Blue, would be released on May 13, closing the longest gap between albums they’ve ever had in the span of […]

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WEEKLY WAX: Vinyl Releases For The Week Of 3/23-3/29

Welcome back to Weekly Wax! Now that the bulk of the Record Store Day announcements are out of the way, we can get back to what you’ll be spending your money on before April 19 rolls around. This week’s highlights include a new pressing of The Starting Line‘s pop punk classic, Say It Like You […]

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Listen: The Black Keys Release New Single “Fever”

Last week, The Black Keys announced their new album Turn Blue would be released on May 13, ending the longest gap between albums over their prolific career. Today, the band released Turn Blue‘s first single “Fever,” which, if nothing else, sounds like a natural progression for the group after 2011’s hugely successful El Camino. “Fever” […]