Lunchtime Concert: Edition 18 (Yeah Yeah Yeahs)
Every Wednesday at 12pm (GMT) we aim to bring you a full-length concert to watch during your lunch break. Sort of like Orange Wednesdays, but not at all.
Yeah Yeah Yeahs have enjoyed over a decade of success and currently touring their latest album Mosquito, they're only getting bigger and better. This 2004 concert live from Central Park is a reminder of how brilliant their debut Fever To Tell is, 10 years after its original release. This really is a great performance and Karen O's energy is infectious, even though the audience actually seem a bit lifeless, perhaps it's just in comparison.
TV On the Radio's Dave Sitek has released his take on Yeah Yeah Yeahs' 'Despair'. [read more]
by Christina Sanders I am new to the 405 team, but will now be heading up the art reviews side of things, as the new head of art. So I thought, what better way to introduce myself than to create a special art themed mix tape for you all to enjoy! 1. Art Brut â Modern Art (2004) Well, I donât think this songs inclusion needs much explanation! Not only are Eddie Argosâs and his gang named after an art movement (art brut is another term for outsider art) but they are si... (continued) [read more]
According to the Morning Becomes Eclectic show on KCRW, the Yeah Yeah Yeahs are set to release a new album this spring. [read more]