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Yeah Yeah Yeahs

Yeah Yeah Yeahs


Years Active: 2000 to present

Genre: rock, punk

Country: United States


Karen Orzolek (vocals)
Nick Zinner (guitar, keyboards)
Brian Chase (drums)

Artist Bio:

From - Yeah Yeah Yeahs is an alternative rock band formed in New York City, New York, United States in the late summer of 2000. The band consists of Karen Orzolek (vocals), Nick Zinner (guitar, keyboards) and Brian Chase (drums). Their music melds genres ranging from new wave to art punk and garage rock using heavy guitars, synthetic sounds, and screaming, erotic, bluesy vocals. Karen O is known for her energetic, animated stage presence, complemented by her outrageously colorful costumes designed especially for her by friend Christian Joy. YYYs have recorded three studio albums: Fever to Tell and Show Your Bones and Its Blitz!, as well as three EPs: Yeah Yeah Yeahs EP, Machine EP and the Is Is EP, which features songs written during the Fever to Tell era that were not recorded until 2007. Nick Zinner also plays in Head Wound City, a hardcore supergroup with members of the Blood Brothers and The Locust, and has toured with Bright Eyes for his album, Digital Ash In A Digital Urn. Brian Chase has an active side project in the form of his improvisational band, The Seconds. In 2005 Karen O collaborated with Kool Keith on the track Teaser, which was......[Read More]



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