The Yeah Yeah Yeahs were one of those bands I was really into during the “Rock Revival” of the early 2000’s thanks to their distinctly New York Punk sound and Karen O’s undeniable presence and charisma as a frontwoman. The band has lost a bit of its punk edge mostly seen in its early days but that sure doesn’t make them any less enjoyable. Their evolution has kept them rather entertaining in a whole new light. Continue Reading
Not sure how I missed this, but the Yeah Yeah Yeahs went on Letterman to perform “Sacrilege” with Karen O doing her best Elvis impression (check out that jumpsuit!) and there was even a full choir to accompany them for the second half of the song (just like in the studio version). The performance was powerful and it really demonstrated the ability that this New York band has to put on a good show. Look out for the album, Mosquito, when it drops April 16.