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Ezra Koenig to Join Karen O for Oscars Performance

Save for Björk and Elliott Smith, the Academy Awards’ live musical performances tend to lean toward stodgy, traditional pop. But this year, the Oscar-nominated songs feature some exciting names, all of whom will perform live … read more »

POSTED March 1, 2014 12:41PM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS: , ,
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Karen O, Pharrell and Arcade Fire Among 2014 Oscar Nominees

Bright and early this morning Chris Hemsworth (of no relation to Ryan) announced the 2014 Academy Award Nominations. So maybe your favorite movie this year was Lana Del Rey’s 30-minute music video (not nominated, in … read more »

POSTED January 16, 2014 10:58AM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , , ,
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Santigold Reveals Details About Her New Album

While it doesn’t have a release date yet, Santigold has revealed that Master of My Make-Believe is the title of her second album. In an interview with V Magazine, she explained where the title comes … read more »

POSTED January 12, 2012 11:03AM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , , ,
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This Week in The FADER: April 17, 2011 Edition

** Complex said they found long-lost Earl Sweatshirt at a school/treatment program in Samoa. It’s hard to say how the investigation will impact Earl‘s return to to his life and/or rapping, but we’re skeptical it … read more »

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Stream: Santigold f. Karen O, “Go” MP3

There’s a new Santigold song featuring Karen O up at a Jay-Z’s still-majorly-freaking-us-out Life + Times blog, which is exciting, and there’s an interview, which is exciting (“What does ‘Go’ mean to you?” “Why music?”), … read more »

POSTED April 14, 2011 4:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (5) TAGS: , , ,
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Stream: Karen O, “If You’re Gonna Be Dumb, You Gotta Be Tough”

Karen O does boozy/haphazard as well as anyone, so her countrified cover of singer-songwriter Roger Alan Wade’s sardonic send-up of a real redneck weekend rings true (particularly considering the amount of times we’ve seen her … read more »

POSTED October 6, 2010 12:15PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , ,

MoMA’s Party in the Garden with the Yeah Yeah Yeahs

Last week, for MoMA’s annual Party in the Garden, Yeah Yeah Yeahs (minus drummer Brian Chase, plus extra friends) performed. We sent photographer Nikki Turner to the event to photograph both the performance and the … read more »

POSTED June 1, 2010 3:45PM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS: , ,
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NYC: Karen O is Playing a Fancy Gala at MoMA Tuesday, Win Tickets!

When someone throws a party with multiple Rockefellers expected to attend, you know it’s going to be fun. And even without old money, Yeah Yeah Yeahs’ Karen O and Nick Zinner performing at MoMA is … read more »

POSTED May 20, 2010 5:02PM IN CONTESTS, MUSIC NEWS Comments (38) TAGS: , , ,

Christian Joy’s Moustache Necklace

The last time we were over at Christian Joy‘s studio in Greenpoint, she showed us a gorgeous dress she’d crafted for Karen O out of macaroni, so it sort of follows that her latest tongue-in-cheek … read more »

POSTED January 14, 2010 11:20AM IN STYLE NEWS TAGS: , ,

Karen O Triumphs Over Miley Cyrus, Universe Finds Balance for Brief Moment

It seems that God is speaking via Grammy nominations: Karen O has scored a Grammy nomination for “All Is Love” from Where the Wild Things Are after Miley Cyrus’ “The Climb” was disqualified. The news … read more »

POSTED December 11, 2009 3:10PM IN THE TRIPWIRE Comments (3) TAGS: ,