Yeah Yeah Yeahs Backstage At Leeds 2009

NME spoke with Yeah Yeah Yeahs backstage at Leeds 2009, where they talked about their set list, the positive reaction they’ve gotten from the new album ‘It’s Blitz!’, the ‘Where The Wild Things Are’ soundtrack, their sordid history at Reading and Leeds, and concerts they have scheduled. Watch the interview via YouTube below.

Yeah Yeah Yeahs Backstage At T In The Park 2009

Yeah Yeah Yeahs talked with NME at T in the Park 2009 in Balado, Scotland. They talked about checking out the other acts, doing something special midway through their set, singer Karen O’s fixation with being really wet on stage, releasing giant inflatable objects into the crowd, and their next visit to the UK.

As for that special thing they had planned, the trio brought out the East Kilbride Pipe Band to help out in their ‘Skeletons’ performance.

Watch the interview and footage of ‘Skeletons’ below.

Yeah Yeah Yeahs ‘Heads Will Roll’ Video

Yeah Yeah Yeahs are out with the video to their new single ‘Heads Will Roll’, off the New York alternative rock group’s third full-length studio album ‘It’s Blitz!’, out now on Interscope. Watch below.

On TV: Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Pete Yorn, Franz Ferdinand

Yeah Yeah Yeahs

Rock acts on television this week include:

Yeah Yeah Yeahs, who perform on ‘The Late Show with David Letterman’ (CBS) on Tuesday and ‘Late Night with Jimmy Fallon’ (NBC) on Wednesday.

The Airborne Toxic Event, who perform on ‘The Tonight Show with Jay Leno’ (NBC) on Tuesday.

The Duke Spirit, who perform on ‘Last Call with Carson Daly’ (NBC) on Wednesday.

Pete Yorn, who performs on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’ (ABC) on Thursday.

Plain White T’s, who perform on ‘Late Night’ (NBC) on Friday.

Ben Harper & Relentless7, who perform on ‘Last Call’ (NBC) on Friday.

Franz Ferdinand, who perform on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’ (ABC) on Friday.

On TV: Meat Loaf, Yeah Yeah Yeahs

Rock Acts on television this week include:

Meat Loaf, who guest stars on ‘House’ (FOX) on Monday.

Yeah Yeah Yeahs, who are musical guests on ‘Saturday Night Live’ (NBC).

Yeah Yeah Yeahs ‘Zero’ Video

Yeah Yeah Yeahs are out with the video to their new single ‘Zero’, the first release off the New York City based alternative rock group’s third full-length album ‘It’s Blitz!’, out March 31st via Interscope. Watch it below.

2nd Annual Download Festival

Coheed and Cambria, Muse, The Shins, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, and Beck performed at the 2nd Annual Download Festival on September 30th at Shoreline Amphiteatre in Mountain View, California. Watch fan filmed highlight clips from YouTube and check out pictures from FilmMagic, GettyImages, and WireImage.

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