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The Kills’ Short Film, ‘Blood Pressures’, Launches on IFC.com

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The exclusive premiere of incendiary duo The Kills’ short film, Blood Pressures, named after their newest album on Domino Records, has launched today on IFC.com. Check it out here.

3 May 2011 | More

The Kills – ‘Blood Pressures’

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The Kills have always been a mixed bag. Not in a negative way, but, beyond style, a dedication to Warhol and Sedgwick’s explorations in art and artifice, a respect for Royal Trux, and the lo-fi tinged magic of extreme sexual tension, what did Alison Mosshart and Jamie Hince stand for? What were they trying to say to each other, or to us?

4 Apr 2011 | More

The Kills Premiere New Single ‘Satellite’

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The Kills unveiled “Satellite,” the lead single from their upcoming fourth studio effort, Blood Pressures, today. With an opening that sounds like the unwitting menace of an MRI machine and sonics that recall the gritty glee of 2005′s No Wow, “Satellite” is more polished…

31 Jan 2011 | More

The Kills Confirm Spring North American Tour and SXSW Gigs

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The Kills are set to fry your little brains all over again with a lengthy North American tour kicking off at San Diego’s House of Blues on April 15th. Touring in support of their just-announced fourth studio release, Blood Pressures, due April 5th on Domino Records, the Kills will also hit up SXSW in March.

18 Jan 2011 | More

The Kills Confront Their Blood Pressures on Fourth LP out in April

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The Kills have always had a wonderfully ramshackle way about them as they swagger and shake from one turn-on and heartbreak to the next with each passing studio release. Their previous effort, 2008′s breakthrough Midnight Boom…

11 Jan 2011 | 2 comments | More

The Kills Announce Completion of Fourth Album

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Taking to Facebook in the wee hours last night, Alison Mosshart (lately making an unholy racket with the Dead Weather) announced that the long-gestating fourth studio album from the Kills (and the follow-up to 2008′s fantastic Midnight Boom) is now done and dusted and due out soon-ish. Hallelujah, folks.

6 Jan 2011 | 1 comment | More

Bonnaroo 2010: Saturday, Strictly Main Stage with Dead Weather and Jay-Z

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Saturday at Bonnaroo was one of the most amazing experiences of my life. There is no hyperbole in that statement. None. I was riveted by the performers I saw on Saturday. My expectations were extremely high going into the day and I wasn’t disappointed in the least. If anything, my expectations were exceeded.

14 Jun 2010 | More

The Dead Weather – ‘Sea of Cowards’

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That Jack White chose to introduce Sea of Cowards to the world with a camera pointed at a record player is no accident. The group’s sophomore effort is meant to be seen as a cohesive front-to-back experience. Every single particle was tracked and organized to be a long-player event.

10 May 2010 | 4 comments | More

Dead Weather Announce Summer Tour Dates

Continuing on the Sea of Cowards publicity whirlwind, the Dead Weather have just announced a run of North American dates, set to kick off July 13 in Washington, DC. And, if you can’t make any of the dates below, the dirty-blues quartet have partnered with MySpace Music to stream a live performance (from Third Man Records HQ in downtown Nashville) of the album in its entirety today starting 3pm PST/6pm EST.

3 May 2010 | More

The Dead Weather Reveal ‘Sea of Cowards’ Cover

The Dead Weather have just unveiled the cover artwork for their upcoming sophomore release, Sea of Cowards, out May 11th via Third Man/Warner Bros.

30 Mar 2010 | More