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Carl Barât and the Jackals – ‘Let it Reign’

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Filled with angst, conviction and poignant earnestness, with rallying choruses like, ‘We are not afraid of anyone, I defy anyone to tell me I am wrong,’ (on “Victory Gin”), and even some martial horns and strings, what’s not to love here for Barât fans?

17 Feb 2015 | More

Carl Barat is a Multimedia King with Upcoming Solo Album, Memoirs, Film and Libertines Reunion

London’s Carl Barat has used the many months of his “self-imposed, post Dirty Pretty Things exile” wisely, buckling down to get studious. He’s accomplished what any smart, semi-retired, once famous (still famous), musician with a bit of college acting background should do. Barat has just announced that not only will he have a solo album due out in October…

28 Jun 2010 | More

The Libertines to Reunite for UK Festivals

The Libertines have told NME.com that they will reunite to play the Reading And Leeds Festivals in the UK this summer. Original members Pete Doherty, Carl Barat, Gary Powell and John Hassall will be the second from the top billing at the festival, which takes place from August 27th through 29th. This is their first full show together since they parted ways in 2004.

30 Mar 2010 | More

Jarvis Cocker, Webster Hall, NYC 04.24.07 : Sentimentalist Magazine Review

 Forgive the name-dropping, but Carl Barât once told me that out of all the rock “heroes” he’d met so far, …Read the Rest

24 Apr 2007 | 2 comments | More