MUSIC TALK chvrches 'I grew up listening to Blondie and was obsessed with Yeah Yeah Yeahs
And you, too, can see what the buzz is all about when Yeah Yeah Yeahs
brings "Mosquito" to the House of Blues in Boston on May 12.
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Not for New York trio The Yeah Yeah Yeahs
though, who have all four in abundance.
Karen O's persona is more than a match for such props and with or without the theatricalities, the Yeah Yeah Yeahs
are definitely worth watching.
She has roped in Dean Fertita, of Queens Of The Stone Age and The Dead Weather, Jack Lawrence, of The Raconteurs and The Dead Weather, Aaron Hemphill from Liars and Yeah Yeah Yeahs
bandmates Nick Zinner and Brian Chase.
This year's two-day party, April 29 and 30, may encourage the entire spectrum of the gay rainbow to brave the triple-digit heat and dearth of good lighting to hear sets by the Scissor Sisters, Daft Punk, Massive Attack, James Blunt, Franz Ferdinand, Imogen Heap, TV on the Radio, My Morning Jacket, the Subways, Matisyahu, She Wants Revenge, Damian Marley, the Yeah Yeah Yeahs
, and the most anticipated--and mainstream--Coachella artist ever, Madonna.
The octopus on the poster for a show by Trans Am, for example, evokes the band's tentacular musical reach (Kraftwerk to synth pop to postrock), and the Yeah Yeah Yeahs
' tour ad makes amusing light of the international ballyhoo that attended their debut (hype the band themselves acknowledged in "Art Star" , the song after which the print is titled).
I realize the charm of these kids is their timeless combination of youth and arrogance--which I have too--but they're a little younger and more arrogant, and there's really nothing to be arrogant about when you wear striped T-shirts and listen to the Yeah Yeah Yeahs
, is there?
And on Tuesday night she could be found with lover Dan Peppe enjoying a gig by cool Brooklyn trio The Yeah Yeah Yeahs
at the capital's Mean Fiddler.
They came to see the Yeah Yeah Yeahs
, a band with no full-length album, playing a mere half-hour set, at a show that wasn't supposed to exist.
PERHAPS one of the most eagerly anticipated bands playing Longitude is American rock band the Yeah Yeah Yeahs
Yes, the Yeah Yeah Yeahs
have certainly changed genres, it seems, overnight, but they haven't shifted gears.
She may be 50 but this album is as good as anything from the Gossip and Yeah Yeah Yeahs
who have copied her.
The main stage line-up includes the Yeah Yeah Yeahs
, Antony And The Johnsons, The Guillemots and The 1990s.