p ha ch Karen has it as being "like a Yeah Yeah Yeahs
soul record - our version of one" and as "really playful and tongue in cheek at times.
The Yeah Yeah Yeahs
singer gets her ya-ya's out in the groveling lines, "I wanna be your passenger/Take me as your prisoner/I wanna be an alien/Take me please, oh alien" Souped-up guitars and spacy squiggles add to this unabashed, B-movie-themed punk romp.
Directed by Nick Wood, Yeah Yeah Yeahs
- Live In London , includes performances of beloved songs such as "Maps," "Pin," "Y Control" and "Date With The Night" from their 2003 full-length debut Fever To Tell and "Gold Lion," "Runaway," "Cheated Hearts," "Phenomena," "Honeybear" and "Turn Into" from 2006's Show Your Bones.
is a heartfelt love letter to the transcendent possibilities of the dance floor, an unexpectedly emphatic reassertion of why Yeah Yeah Yeahs
are one of the most exciting bands of this decade," they re-affirm.
AFTER much waiting around and a support act, The Service, that sounded like a pneumatic drill with a whistle thrown in, the Yeah Yeah Yeahs
got off to an explosive start.
YEAH YEAH YEAHS
: "Show Your Bones" (Interscope) - Three stars
The impact of punk's self-consciously abject character has clearly been lost, so that where Hebdige could quote someone saying after a Sex Pistols concert in 1977, "I felt unclean for about 48 hours," the recycling of this style today allows for easy adoption by the mainstream: Karen O of the purportedly "underground" Yeah Yeah Yeahs
and the family-friendly Ashlee Simpson are virtual equivalents.
2002: Sleater Kinney, Yeah Yeah Yeahs
, The Donnas, Mooney Suzuki, Liars, The Shins, shannonwright, Les Savy Fav, The Von Bondies, Pretty Girls Make Graves, Rye Coalition and Bob Log III
But the Yeah Yeah Yeahs
are the greatest secret never to have broken through into the mainstream.
NEW YORK, July 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Yeah Yeah Yeahs
put the word out: Be us in our "Cheated Hearts" video.
THE Yeah Yeah Yeahs
want fans to play the part of lead singer Karen O in a new video.
The Yeah Yeah Yeahs
, with vocalist Karen O serving as the only female performer of the day, sang most of their familiar hits.
Barrowland, Glasgow, April 11 HHHHH It was good to see Yeahs
' frontwoman Karen O hasn't lost any of her trademark craziness.
In its inaugural broadcast, which airs currently, Sign of the Times features new music by the following bands: Prince, Franz Ferdinand, Blondie, Patiokings, the Yeah Yeah Yeahs
, Stellar Tuesday, The Who, Robbers on High Street, Sonic Youth, Bob Weir, and others.
THE recording of the much anticipated second album from New York's Yeah Yeah Yeahs
was surrounded by plenty of internet rumour.