Once November hits, every one enters an end of year stupor. The short work week before Thanksgiving suddenly becomes the longest three days of the year as you allow your mind to shut down and focus on some good time off. This attitude will likely continue until January 1, 2012, so at the very least, […]
The Black Keys - "Sister"
The Black Keys - "Little Black Submarines"
With El Camino, The Black Keys are officially in the big leagues. The success of Brothers resulted in anticipation for this new album like a bottled excitement on the brink of shattered glass at your feet, a characteristic not unlike most of their music. Let’s be clear, The Black Keys know what they’re doing. […]
A few years ago I would have never bet the farm on The Black Keys. But a few years ago, I never saw The Black Keys becoming the band they are today. With Brothers, two kids from Akron were able to take their stripped down blues to the next level of soul- controlling just about […]
The Kills – “Satellite” Click the image below to watch The Black Keys video for “Howin For You”
SNL attracts the biggest names in music, usually offering a performance that is poorly mixed, flat, or just completely fake (Ashlee Simpson). The Black Keys however, kill it with two tracks off their 2010 release Brothers. See “Howlin’ For You” and “Tighten Up” below-
I’ve always liked The Black Keys, but I’ve never loved The Black Keys- that is until now. From the preview tracks (below), other tracks around the web, and word of mouth- the new album Brothers (out 5/18) is shaping up to be one of the duo’s best. Why is that you may ask? Well, as […]
This May has a freakish amount of highly anticipated new releases, and us here at Quit Mumbling want to help you get organized! So get out your day planners and start saving money: May 4th, 2010 *Broken Social Scene- Pulse Flying Lotus- Cosmogramma *Hold Steady- Heaven Is Whenever New Pornographers- Together May 10th, 2010 Male […]