Entries Tagged ‘The Black Keys’

The Black Keys, John Fogerty pay tribute to Levon Helms

Dan from The Black Keys and John Fogerty paid tribute to Levon Helms at Coachella by playing “The Weight” by The Band: object width=”560″ height=”315″>

Lollapalooza 2012 lineup announced

Lollapalooza will take over Chicago’s Grant Park Aug. 3-5, and the Chicago Sun-Times has just announced the full lineup. It includes previously rumored artists Jack White, the Weeknd, Justice, and Die Antwoord, plus the reunited Black Sabbath, the Afghan Whigs, Frank Ocean, At the Drive-In, the Walkmen, M83, Red Hot Chili Peppers, the Black Keys, Sigur Rós, [...]

Attention Cincinnati and Columbus: The Black Keys!

For non-Ohioans, Akron, Ohio may seem like an unlikely birthplace for America’s strongest contemporary blues rock act.  However, for those of us in the Gem City who’ve seen a few of our own local musical heroes rise to international fame and recognition, it is less surprising.  Having sold over 2 million records in the United [...]

Coachella 2012 announces lineup

Coachella has announced the lineup for this year’s festival, which will take place over two weekends, April 13-15 and April 20-22. Radiohead, Pulp, Bon Iver, Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg, M83, the Weeknd, Godspeed You! Black Emperor, Jeff Mangum, the Black Keys, Mazzy Star, Azealia Banks, Frank Ocean, Girls, Cat Power, Neon Indian, Justice, Florence and [...]

The Black Keys tour with Arctic Monkeys (2011, 2012)

The Black Keys are touring this spring with support from Arctic Monkeys.  Here are the dates: December 5 New York, NY Webster Hall December 11 Los Angeles, CA KROQ Almost Acoustic Christmas March 2 * Cincinnati, OH US Bank Arena March 3 * Detroit, MI Joe Louis Arena March 4 * Columbus, OH Jerome Schottenstein [...]

The Black Keys post stream new songs online

The Black Keys have posted another three songs from their upcoming full length, El Camino, due out December 6. Streaming the songs will Check them out here.

The Black Keys say there won’t be a Blackroc 2 yet

Despite a teaser trailer that hit the web earlier this month, the Black Keys have announced that there are no plans to release Blakroc 2, the sequel to their 2009 rap-focused side project. Drummer Patrick Carney admitted that “there was a trailer that was made like two years ago without our permission that was re-circulated [...]

The Black Keys announce Blakroc 2

The Black Keys have announced that they’re collaborating on Blakroc 2 with Damon Dash, Talib Kweli, Sean Price, Wiz Khalifa, Curren$y, Jim Jones and more. It will likely drop on November 25, “Black Friday,” like the first Blakroc album did.

Black Keys confirm album is in the bag, tour (2011)

An interview with French publication Voir, The Black Key’s guitarist Dan Auerbach admitted that the next Black Keys record is already in the can. While we wait for it, here are The Black Keys’ tour dates: 7/7 Toronto, ON – Molson Amphitheatre * 7/10 Quebec City, QC – Quebec City Summer Festival * 7/11 Montreal, [...]

The Black Keys line up North American tour (2011)

The Black Keys are doing some touring in the US this Spring and Summer.  Here are the dates: 04-14 Mesa, AZ – Mesa Amphitheatre & 04-15 Indio, CA – Coachella 05-22 Mobile, AL – The Hangout Festival 06-10 Indianapolis, IN – The Lawn at White River State Park † 06-11 Manchester, TN – Bonnaroo 06-27 [...]