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The Strokes have been filming a bit while they've been recording the album. 'PART I - behind-the-scenes' is now live for you to check out http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wcye5kvbgAs. We hope to make a 3 or 4 part series (depending on how much footage the band has time to shoot while working!) We hope you enjoy this glimpse into the process. Be sure to keep checking back here at thestrokes.com for...
We are pleased to announce 2 more festivals that The Strokes will headline,http://www.hurricane.de THE HURRICANE FESTIVAL. http://www.southside.de/index.php THE SOUTHSIDE FESTIVAL. Ticketing info for the festivals: http://www.isleofwightfestival.com/tickets.aspx ISLE OF WIGHT FESTIVAL http://www.rockness.co.uk/buy-tickets ROCKNESS FESTIVAL http://www.getgo.de/cgi-bin/TINFO.DLL? HURRICANE FESTIVAL...
HAPPY HOLIDAYS! Love, The Strokes and Wiz Kid Management ILLUSTRATION: James Bellesini
The Strokes' 'Is This It' has topped the 100 Greatest Albums Of The Decade list in the new issue of NME magazine out tomorrow, November 18. http://blogs.reuters.com/fanfare/2009/11/17/the-strokes-top-nme-album•of-decade-poll
A very Happy Birthday to Nikolai!" photo by Justin Jay
Nikolai Fraiture is running in this year's NYC Marathon (on Nov. 1st) for Team For Kids (NYRRF). TFK (NYRRF) is a charity that helps support health and fitness, goal-setting and nutrition programs for children in under-served communities throughout America and Africa. For more info on the cause and how to help Nikolai support it, go to http://blogs.myspace.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=blog.view&...
The Strokes are working away in the city on their next record. The album is still on schedule for early next year release as previously announced. We'll keep you updated here.