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Julian Casablancas

  1. the catchiest commercial
    The Strokes Are Making ‘Bad Decisions’ in Some Glorious Retro SuitsThe Billy Idol–inspired song is the second single from the New York City band’s forthcoming album, The New Abnormal.
  2. best of 2018
    The Best Albums of 2018 (So Far)Including Janelle Monáe, Cardi B, Kali Uchis, Sleep, Kacey Musgraves, and more.
  3. Jack White and Julian Casablancas Show Their Age on New AlbumsJack White sounds tired of being Jack White, while Julian Casablancas is still sorting out the many things he can be.
  4. in conversation
    Julian Casablancas on His Album, the Strokes, and How Money Ruined Modern PopHe became famous for embodying classic rock-and-roll nonchalance. These days he’s more interested in showing how deeply he’s engaged.
  5. oral history
    How the Strokes — and the Early-Aughts New York Rock Boom — Went BustThe inside story of the last moment of the last great rock band, told by the people who lived it.
  6. new music
    The Strokes Have Returned With Two New SongsIt sounds more Voidz than Strokes.
  7. important radio news
    Julian Casablancas to Host a Sirius XM ShowDubbed Culture Void.
  8. covers
    Iggy Pop, Casablancas Cover Songs for VinylThe soundtrack might just be the best part of this show.
  9. covermania
    Julian Casablancas Covers the Velvet UndergroundFor Vinyl.
  10. race
    Julian Casablancas and Dev Hynes Talk RaceCasablancas to Hynes: “”I apologize on behalf of white people, we’re the worst.”
  11. music
    Julian Casablancas Clarifies Stance on Brunch(And also kind of admits that the Strokes didn’t get along.)
  12. radio vulture
    Karen O and Julian Casablancas Run From the Spotlight on Their New AlbumsJulian Casablancas’s Tyranny sounds like a wino trying to start a bar fight with a garbage disposal.
  13. videology
    Watch Daft Punk’s ‘Instant Crush’ Video, With a Julian Casablancas DollOh hey, remember this album?
  14. ambivalence
    At Times, Julian Casablancas Fears a Coup“I do feel like people if they could would stab me to get to the top. I’m kidding of course.”
  15. the strokes
    Julian Casablancas Almost Manages to Talk About the Strokes Album Without Sounding Ambivalent“I had something completely different in mind … “
  16. nyc
    Songs that Love to Hate New YorkA new cluster of anti-NYC songs has arisen.
  17. beef
    The Strokes: Reunited, But Not Feeling So GoodJulian Casablancas: “If I wasn’t in the room, they could kind of spread their wings, if you will.”
  18. right-click
    Julian Casablancas Is a Traveling ManAnd the video for his single “11th Dimension” is a classic head-trip.
  19. quote machine
    Zoe Saldana Will Have You Know She Trained Very Hard to Be a Computer-Generated Character in AvatarPlus: The ‘faux’-bickering between Sarah Jessica Parker and Hugh Grant continues.
  20. we can go and get 40s
    Julian Casablancas Teams Up With Jimmy Fallon and Horatio Sanz on ‘I Wish It Was Christmas Today’Sadly, Tracy Morgan was nowhere to be found.
  21. best of 2009
    The Best Music of 2009A ranking of the artists we found most memorable.
  22. quote machine
    50 Cent Is Not Too Concerned With Improving His Credit ScorePlus: Find out why everyone used to call Ian McKellen “Oscar.” (Hint: It wasn’t because he was grouchy.)
  23. right-click
    Julian Casablancas Wishes You a Merry Christmas, Saturday Night Live–StyleJust like you, he wishes it were Christmas today.
  24. last night's gig
    Secret Show Finds Julian Casablancas Possibly Adrift, Probably Happy Out in L.A.You couldn’t help but think Casablancas was entering the Evan Dando/Alex Chilton stage, where unrealized stardom slides into a “now what?” twilight zone.
  25. creative differences
    Julian Casablancas Admits There Are ‘Disagreements’ About the Future Direction of the StrokesThis does not bode well.
  26. right-click
    Julian Casablancas’s Sex Is On FireHe’s still all about the black-leather cool — or maybe it’s black-latex cool.
  27. quote machine
    Devendra Banhart, Aspiring Old LadyPlus: Strokes guy inspired by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar.
  28. right-click
    Julian Casablancas Drops the TempoHis new material sounds like the Strokes on barbiturates.
  29. side projects
    Music-Starved Fans of the Strokes Will Have to Satiate Themselves With a New Julian Casablancas Solo RecordThe lead singer has a new solo LP, ‘Phrazes for the Young,’ on the horizon.
  30. right-click
    Confirmed: Franz Ferdinand Working on New Album, ProbablyPlus: New music from Fleet Foxes, Sondre Lerche, and more!