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The Kills cover Rihanna

Video: The Kills – “Desperado” (Rihanna Cover) From the Echo Home – Non-Electric EP, out June 2 on Domino Records with a limited edition 10” vinyl release due August 18. Let’s count the number of acoustic covers of hip hop songs that don’t suck. Zero? Sounds about right. Remember downloading the Gourd’s version of “Gin … Continue reading The Kills cover Rihanna

New Band: Jack White + Kills = Dead Weather

Jack White‘s got another new band. Rolling Stone attended an invite-only preview in Nashville and has the full report: The new band takes White from the front of the stage back behind the drum kit, while the Kills’ Alison Mosshart mostly handles singing duties. The two are joined by White’s fellow Raconteur Jack Lawrence on … Continue reading New Band: Jack White + Kills = Dead Weather

The Kills Work Hard for the Money

The KillsTheir arty blues-sleaze has always been captivating. But in a compact and sweaty post-Thanksgiving set at Chicago’s Empty Bottle, the Kills brought real warmth to their red-light tales of grime and passion.

The Kills: Take a Whiff of My Pant Leg, Baby

The Kills want to sex you up. The Kills Magic Stick, Detroit, April 29, 2003 The heady crawl of “Venus in Furs” will make a nun sweat. The song’s torn, dirty lingerie is that dark spot in the corner of the civil servant’s eye, the cock ring collection inside his false-bottom’d drawer. It’s a hooker … Continue reading The Kills: Take a Whiff of My Pant Leg, Baby