Tag: Strokes

NME Festival blog: The Strokes, Guns N’ Roses and Travis Scott to headline Lollapalooza South America 2020

The festival will visit Argentina, Chile and Brazil in the spring The Strokes, Guns N’ Roses and Travis Scott have been confirmed as the headliners of Lollapalooza South America 2020. The country-hopping festival will visit Argentina, Chile and Brazil in the spring, with the Argentinean (in Buenos Aires) and Chilean (Santiago) legs taking place from March 27-29, […]

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NME Festival blog: Watch Eddie Vedder join The Strokes to perform ‘Juicebox’ and Pearl Jam’s ‘Hard To Imagine’

Epic. Eddie Vedder joined forces with The Strokes over the weekend as they headlined California’s Ohana Festival. The festival, which is curated by the Pearl Jam frontman, kicked off with a headlining performance from the New York band. Midway through the set, they were joined by Vedder for an epic cover of Pearl Jam’s ‘Hard […]

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NME Festival blog: The highlights of The Strokes and co’s sun-soaked day at All Points East 2019 – in photos

With The Raconteurs, Interpol, Jarvis Cocker, Johnny Marr, Dream Wife, Amyl & The Sniffers and many more… All Points East returned for a second year, and what a weekend it gave us. The Saturday of the festival gave us some incredible sets. Headlined by The Strokes mighty comeback, as well as the return of The […]

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NME Festival blog: All Points East respond to complaints of sound problems during The Strokes’ headline set

Some fans complained that their festival experience was “ruined.” All Points East festival have responded to complaints of poor sound during The Strokes‘ headline set yesterday. The NYC icons topped the bill on the East Stage at All Points East festival last night (May 25). Joining The Chemical Brothers and Christine and the Queens as main […]

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NME Festival blog: Tickets to The Strokes headlining London’s All Points East are on sale now

They’ll be joined by Raconteurs, Interpol, Johnny Marr, Jarvis Cocker and many more… The Strokes have finally announced a UK show as headliners of All Points East Festival 2019 with some very special guests. More acts have also been added throughout both weekends of the festival. Tickets are on sale now. The NYC icons will […]

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NME Festival blog: The Strokes announce another European festival

Get those Eurostar tickets booked The Strokes have been announced for another huge festival this summer, with the band set to appear as headliners at Lollapalooza Paris. Taking place July 20-21, the French capital bash will also see ‘Trench’ duo Twenty One Pilots take a main stage top spot. Also on the bill are the […]

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NME Festival blog: The Strokes, Florence & The Machine and Tyler, The Creator head up Governors Ball 2019 line-up

The Strokes head back to NY… The line-up for New York’s Governors Ball has been revealed for 2019 – led by the likes of Florence & The Machine, The Strokes and Tyler, The Creator. The festival, which takes place from May 31 to June 2, will also see performances from the likes of The 1975, […]

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NME Festival blog: The Strokes’ Julian Casablancas gets festive with new version of ‘I Wish It Was Christmas Today’

Have yourself a merry little Strokesmas… The Strokes frontman Julian Casablancas has unveiled a previously unreleased version of his single ‘I Wish It Was Christmas Today.’ The festive offering was first released in 2001 as part of a now-legendary SNL sketch featuring the likes of Jimmy Fallon and Tracy Morgan. But while Casablancas covered it […]

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NME Festival blog: The Strokes have announced another festival set for 2019

The line-up also features a hologram of Frank Zappa… The Strokes have announced another festival date for 2019, having been named headliners for Doctor Music festival in Spain. The festival takes place from July 12-14, and also features Smashing Pumpkins, The Good The Bad & The Queen, Primal Scream, Greta Van Fleet and The Prodigy. Julian […]

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NME Festival blog: The Strokes confirm first show of 2019

They’re back… The Strokes have confirmed their first show of 2019, taking top billing at Spain’s Bilbao BBK Festival. The indie icons, who last performed in April 2017, will perform alongside the likes of Weezer, Thom Yorke, Brockhampton and Suede across July 11-13. Tickets start from €125 (£112) for three days and you can buy […]

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