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Photos: Cold War Kids + The Naked and Famous + Buffalo Tom + Dom + Foster the People + The Sheila Divine + Young the Giant at the WFNX Clambake

Cold War Kids, The Naked and Famous, Buffalo Tom, Dom, Foster the People, The Sheila Divine and Young the Giant perform live at the WFNX Clambake on Lansdowne Street, on June 16, 2011.
Lansdowne Street | June 16, 2011
Set times for the 2011 WFNX Clambake

Set times for the 2011 WFNX Clambake

I can has clam? You bet.The 2011 WFNX Clambake is now roughly 48 hours away, and the party on Lansdowne Street and the House of...
By Michael Marotta  |  June 14, 2011

Photos: Cold War Kids at House of Blues

Cold War Kids perform live at the House of Blues on March 22, 2011.
Cold War Kids | House of Blues | March 22, 2011
By ANDREW MCFARLAND  |  April 01, 2011

[phlipcam video] Cold War Kids @ House of Blues

 "I've Seen Enough"Walking into the COLD WAR KIDS show at the House of Blues last night initially felt a bit like finding oneself privy to...
By Alexandra Cavallo  |  March 23, 2011

Review: Cold War Kids | Mine Is Yours

A lot of people are going to hate this album, but not everyone.
Interscope (2011)
By RYAN REED  |  January 28, 2011

50 shows to see before finals week

This is a message fromBostonFunShit, the Phoenix's authority on having a good time: Get out of your dorm. Here are 50 ways to have an unforgettable evening this semester.
Pulling an all-nighter
By @BOSTONFUNSHIT  |  January 28, 2011


WFNX's top 101 songs in 2010

WFNX listeners voted online at  for six weeks to create this list of 2010's best songs.
WFNX's most popular songs in 2010
By WFNX AND PHOENIX STAFF  |  January 07, 2011

Winter live music preview: Tour stops

Ten gigs worth trudging through snow to
Ten gigs worth trudging through snow to
By PHOENIX STAFF  |  December 31, 2010
Cold War Kids "Hang Me Up To Dry" acoustic

Cold War Kids "Hang Me Up To Dry" acoustic

 The Cold War Kids performed "Hang Me Up To Dry" live in the studio with The Sandbox this morning. Check it out here!
By Charlie  |  October 14, 2008
MRTPQ, Craigslist, WTF and live Cold War Kids!

MRTPQ, Craigslist, WTF and live Cold War Kids!

The Comcast Mega Robo Thunder Phone Query segues into cruising Craigslist for cheap sex. We also check the WTF Line, and Cold War Kids perform...
By Charlie  |  October 14, 2008


“Miracle on Tremont Street" offered a reminder that modern rock isn’t completely dominated by watered-down emo-pop pap and heinous post-grunge mush.
"Miracle on Tremont Street," Orpheum Theatre, December 4, 2007
By WILL SPITZ  |  December 09, 2007

Pictures from Miracle on Tremont Street

Pictures from Miracle on Tremont Street

I took some pictures of Mutemath, Against Me! and Cold War Kids at Miracle on Tremont Street. I've posted the better ones to my Flickr...
By Charlie  |  December 06, 2007

Portland scene report: November 30, 2007

The “Sibilance” staff once again has sad news to report about a member of the music scene battling cancer.
Sibilance starts now

Slideshow: Austin City Limits 2007

 Bjork, M.I.A., Regina Spektor, and more
By CARINA MASTRACOLA  |  September 24, 2007

Black lights

Grids pulsed behind them on three screens, and Matthew Bellamy keened softly, “You will burn in Hell.”
Cold War Kids + Muse, Agganis Arena, August 11, 2007
By ELLEE DEAN  |  August 13, 2007

Okay Computer

To honor the tenth anniversary of the Greatest Band in the World’s landmark third album, Stereogum gives us OKX: A Tribute to OK Computer .
We salute you
By WILL SPITZ  |  July 17, 2007


Cold War Kids

Don’t be surprised if you find yourself thinking you’ve heard these guys somewhere before.
Robbers and Cowards | Downtown
By MATT ASHARE  |  January 09, 2007

Going on sale: January 12, 2007

Gomez, Circa Survive, Bang Camaro, Shore Leave, Bloc Party, and more.
 Breaking news from the concert ticket trade
By GOING ON SALE  |  January 08, 2007

Guest lists

What small, private lists like this remind us is that big, honking institutional lists are largely fictions, mirages of a consensus that no longer exists, if it ever really did in the first place.
 What 30 of the Phoenix 's music critics liked this year
By PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  January 02, 2007

Little drummer boys

Cold War Kids took the old fashioned approach. Slideshow: Sound Team at T.T. the Bear's  
Sound Team, Cold War Kids, and Midlake at T.T.'s
By IAN SANDS  |  July 27, 2006

Dem-ing down Lynch

Letters to the Boston editor, July 28, 2006
By EDITORIAL  |  July 26, 2006


Tapes 'n Tapes

Like Stephen Malkmus and his merry men, these guys regard noise and distortion and weird song structures as their birthright.
The Loon | Ibid
By MIKAEL WOOD  |  May 31, 2006

Two Gallants

It’s not difficult to figure out how Two Gallants, a band who borrow their name from the title of a James Joyce short story, wound up on Conor Oberst’s indie powerhouse Saddle Creek.
What The Toll Tells | Saddle Creek
By CHRIS BROOK  |  April 14, 2006