The Strokes Biography

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Hailed as bringing about the revival of post-punk garage rock, debut album ‘Is This It’ was released in 2001 and reached number 2 in the UK charts. Movie-star girlfriends, 6 UK top-40 singles and three dozen pairs of stone-wash pipe-jeans later, the Strokes reached number two again with their follow-up album ‘Room On Fire’, released on Rough Trade.

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Albert Hammond Jr says The Strokes may play one more show this summer

Guitarist says the band should tour to 'make the world a better place'

  • Jun 19, 2014

Nikolai Fraiture of The Strokes and Au Revoir Simone team up to cover Mazzy Star – listen

Musicians collaborate on 'Fade Into You'

  • Jun 13, 2014

Albert Hammond Jr says 'all I want' is for The Strokes to tour

The guitarist has tweeted his enthusiasm for the band to go on the road following their Governors Ball comeback

  • Jun 9, 2014

The Strokes stage festival comeback at Governors Ball in New York

The band play the Main stage on the Saturday of the three day event ahead of Jack White

  • Jun 8, 2014

The Strokes play first gig in three years in New York state

The five-piece warm up for Governors Ball festival with an 18-song set in Port Chester

  • Jun 1, 2014

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Under Cover Of Darkness

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NME Awards Movie 2009

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Juicebox

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You Only Live Once

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The Strokes Reviews

The Strokes - 'Comedown Machine'

The Strokes - 'Comedown Machine'

Album five from the New Yorkers who kick-started the noughties indie revival is full of big riffs, fuzzed-up vocals and the sense that they might actually be enjoying themselves

  • Mar 22, 2013

The Strokes – 'All The Time'

It’s so classically Strokes-y it could have been cribbed from ‘Is This It’

  • Feb 14, 2013

Live Review: The Strokes

T In The Park, Scotland, Saturday 9th July

  • Jul 12, 2011

Live Review: The Strokes

Madison Square Garden, New York City Saturday, April 1st

  • Apr 13, 2011

Album Review: The Strokes - Angles (Rough Trade)

Burdened with so much expectation, it’s hardly surprising that the New Yorkers’ return isn’t the masterpiece we’d hoped for – but wait, it’s still one damn fine album

  • Mar 16, 2011

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