Watch: The Strokes play Governors Ball

June 8, 2014

The Strokes’ setlist at Governors Ball was almost the exact same as their Port Chester gig, only in a much bigger setting. It also, from reports, left fans near the front with bruises all over their bodies because the crowd was so rough. Here are some videos: H2E W2J

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Watch: The Strokes debut Happy Ending, One Way Trigger, W2J in Port Chester, NY

May 31, 2014

Update: Full audio of the show can be found here. Updated The Strokes debuted One Way Trigger, Happy Ending and Welcome to Japan live on Saturday evening. Here’s all three: And Welcome to Japan:

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The Strokes’ amazing set list at Port Chester, NY on May 31

May 31, 2014

By all accounts, The Strokes’ first live show since 2011 was fantastic. I’ll post videos from tonight’s show when I receive them – forward them to thestrokesnews@gmail.com, if you find them — but here’s the setlist, which is probably the most unique one they’ve ever constructed. Barely Legal Welcome to Japan Automatic Stop Machu Picchu Reptilia Razorblade Take […]

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The Strokes to play FYF Fest in Los Angeles on August 24

May 16, 2014

A third Strokes show has been confirmed for this summer — this time it’s at FYF Fest in L.A. JC + The Voidz will play on Aug. 23, and so too will Albert Hammond Jr. Tickets go on sale on May 22.

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The Strokes to play Port Chester, NY on May 31

May 13, 2014

The Strokes are coming back earlier than we thought. They just announced a show in Port Chester, NY on May 31st, which will serve as a warm-up before they headline Governors Ball. Capitol Theatre, May 31st y’all! http://t.co/E1DzJkb9iW — The Strokes (@thestrokes) May 13, 2014 Info here.

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Something’s happening in Strokesland

May 9, 2014

The Strokes’ Twitter feed was unusually active today, first saying hello and then telling fans to sign up for the band’s mailing list. It seemed weird, as most things do in the band’s current state, and then Ryan Gentles, the band’s manager, sent out the following Tweet: i'd recommend signing up for @thestrokes emailing list. […]

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