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The Dead Weather Confirms ‘Sea of Cowards’ Tracklisting

The details have been fast, furious and gone in an instant this week about the sophomore release from the Dead Weather, Sea of Cowards, due May 11 via Third Man Records/Warner Bros. Records. The video for ultra-heavy first single “Die By the Drop” directed by Floria Sigismondi…

25 Mar 2010 | More

The Dead Weather Announce New US Tour Dates

Making good on their group promise to work every day for a year (and probably more considering the personalities in question here), The Dead Weather have just announced a slew of US tour dates beginning April 15th in San Francisco, just before they are scheduled to hit Coachella on the 17th.

2 Feb 2010 | More

Sentimentalist Magazine’s Top Live Gigs of 2009

It’s very simple: we see many, these stuck out. Our top picks in no order are below, other than Leonard Cohen owning and deserving the very first slot.

30 Dec 2009 | More

The Kills Go Back to Work

Not that there has been a dearth of Alison Mosshart coverage thanks to a certain Horehound she’s been chewing on as of late, but for all you Kills fans out there hoping for a sign that a creature stirs – news broke Tuesday via a blog post on the band’s official website that Mosshart and Jamie Hince have indeed reconvened to lay the framework for their next, and fourth, album.

12 Sep 2009 | 1 comment | More

The Dead Weather and Screaming Females at Terminal 5, NYC 7/16/09

I decided long ago when I became a Kills fan that I’d probably be happy to watch Alison Mosshart do damn near anything…as a performer. One thing I never predicted however was the sight of her eye sexing Jack White face-to-face near the close of the Dead Weather’s ridiculously incendiary performance of “Will There Be Enough Water?” on Thursday night at Manhattan’s Terminal 5 venue.

18 Jul 2009 | 2 comments | More

The Dead Weather – “Horehound”

Let’s cut to the chase — this Horehound is one hell of a bitches brew. A primal, long snake moan of a Tennessee tornado warning. Indeed, those Jack Daniels-soaked Nashville back-porch nights must be somethin’ with these folks.

13 Jul 2009 | 5 comments | More

The Dead Weather Confirm “Horehound” for July 14, Announce New Tour Dates

There sure is a lot of hope, hype and heat around this here band from Nashville, Tennessee. Something to do with a pairing of Jack White and a rascally lady named Alison Mosshart and the promise of sexually charged blues-rock freak outs, as evidenced by current single “Hang You From the Heavens.”

11 May 2009 | More

The Kills – ‘Midnight Boom’

If the last Kills album, 2005’s No Wow, was akin to licking the floor of a dive bar in Camden …Read the Rest

18 Mar 2008 | 1 comment | More

The Kills: Taking Poe to the Playground

When you think of The Kills, the words “pizza, pizza, daddio” don’t readily come to mind. Maybe they should. Maybe that’s the problem.

11 Mar 2008 | 8 comments | More

NYLON Magazine with The Kills at Bowery Ballroom, NYC, 02.11.08

Dressed in an animal print shirt and roughed-up gold boots, Alison Mosshart (V.V.) of London band The Kills prowls the …Read the Rest

12 Feb 2008 | 1 comment | More