New The Black Keys material
2014-03-24 by Raul Stanciu STAFF | 67 Comments

The Black Keys are set to release their 8th studio album, Turn Blue, on May 13. Mike Tyson revealed the title through his Twitter account, along with a teaser that can be watched at the following link:


This is their first set of new material since El Camino came out three years ago.
Also, the first single, 'Fever', has been released as free download for those who pre-order Turn Blue. Listen to it below:



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tacos N stuff
March 24th 2014

348 Comments


it's alright

miss their earlier sound a lot...

RivalSkoomaDealer
March 24th 2014

667 Comments


Pre boring agrd

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ASnideReturns
March 24th 2014

3299 Comments


Band is extremely pretentious.
Song's boring.

apokolypz
March 24th 2014

247 Comments


I liked it a decent bit, but apparently Dan has lost his guitar.

TheGreatQ
March 24th 2014

1257 Comments


I loved that teaser but the song is nothing new or special for the band.

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TheSupernatural
March 24th 2014

1026 Comments


Band is extremely pretentious. [2]

Mewcopa0
March 24th 2014

1798 Comments


why do they even bother naming the songs

GringoSuave89
March 24th 2014

1009 Comments


how boring. never got the allure of this band.

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ASnideReturns
March 24th 2014

3299 Comments


why do they even bother naming the songs [2]

FearTomorrow
March 24th 2014

1690 Comments


Band rules. pretty stoked.

Ecnalzen
March 24th 2014

6398 Comments


Song is good. Looking forward to this.

MeatSalad
March 24th 2014

14159 Comments


Mike tyson?

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PuddlesPuddles
March 24th 2014

4764 Comments


Sounds so music

Nikkolae
March 24th 2014

4766 Comments


well that was tame...

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BigBlob
March 24th 2014

1613 Comments


band sucks. no shock

Killerhit
March 24th 2014

5208 Comments


about fucking time

NightProwler
March 24th 2014

6314 Comments


When did they become so contemporary and boring? Latest album showed a few missteps, but this. Damn...

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ASnideReturns
March 24th 2014

3299 Comments


Band is completely and utterly pretentious [234234]

Underflow
March 24th 2014

2522 Comments


Well this is disappointing. Very pedestrian.

tommygun
March 24th 2014

23538 Comments


shite

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bloc
March 24th 2014

34669 Comments


Band hasn't been good since Magic Potion

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ShadowRemains
March 24th 2014

20230 Comments


meh, brothers was still great

londoncalling457
March 24th 2014

2590 Comments


ITT pretentious and bitter people

Aids
Contributing Reviewer
March 24th 2014

23798 Comments


the phrase "jumped the shark" comes to kind...

Aids
Contributing Reviewer
March 24th 2014

23798 Comments


"ITT pretentious and bitter people"

trying to justify alternating opinion by accusing everyone else of being pretentious or bitter, classic sputniking

FearTomorrow
March 24th 2014

1690 Comments


Attack & Release and Brothers were both much better than Magic Potion

Futures
March 24th 2014

7648 Comments


I'm pretty sure you people don't know what pretentious means.

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londoncalling457
March 24th 2014

2590 Comments


"trying to justify alternating opinion by accusing everyone else of being pretentious or bitter, classic sputniking"

didn't say anything about my opinion. putting words in other people's mouths, classic sputniking.

snarky comment war, let's do it.

MaskAtTheMasquerade
March 24th 2014

2887 Comments


these dudes are cool and have a nice discog but im so burnt out on em. oh well!!!

Aids
Contributing Reviewer
March 24th 2014

23798 Comments


dude come on you definitely implied what your opinion was. I didn't put words in your mouth, I said you were accusing people of being bitter and pretentious. Which, by the way, is actually exactly what you did.

can we not though? can we just skip to the part where all accept that I'm right and you're wrong? cheers.

ASnideReturns
March 24th 2014

3299 Comments


User sees people don't like a band he likes.
User proceeds to insult said people for not liking said band.

If you like the band show praise for it.
If you don't like the band show disdain for it.

But don't insult the people who listen to the music london, on either side of the spectrum.

That being said, this band is still pretentious and boring.

ShadowRemains
March 24th 2014

20230 Comments


how about we stop overusing the word "pretentious"

londoncalling457
March 24th 2014

2590 Comments


hahaha no. didn't mean to get you or anyone worked up with my comment, i actually like you as a user. As for my opinion, it sounds like an over-produced variation of El Camino-type material. I guess I get a little heated when people are so quick to insist that they haven't been good since their classic bluesier material. I enjoy every album of theirs so far, but El Camino marked the point where they exhausted the same musical motifs to their limits. Not that EC was bad by any means, but I was hoping that the follow up would bring some kind of welcome shift in their sound. Given what I just said about this song, I'm not entirely convinced that will be the case.

Futures
March 24th 2014

7648 Comments


how about we stop overusing the word "pretentious" [2]

londoncalling457
March 24th 2014

2590 Comments


imagine dragons

InbredJed
March 24th 2014

5602 Comments


The only thing more pretentious than this band is their fans.

3ddie
March 24th 2014

84 Comments


so now they became utter shit? well, that's sad

infinitetcetera
March 24th 2014

29 Comments


They've come a long way from that little basement studio in Akron.

NakedSnake
March 24th 2014

258 Comments


No, but really, what happened to these guys?

EaglesBecomeVultures
March 24th 2014

5181 Comments


ASnardReturns I don't give a fuck about the Black Keys
either.but you just need to overall shut yer pie hole

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XingKing
March 24th 2014

10029 Comments


The song was missing "something" but I still enjoyed most of it before I realized it went nowhere

FearTomorrow
March 24th 2014

1690 Comments


can we just skip to the part where they release a pretty good new album

PuddlesPuddles
March 24th 2014

4764 Comments


The use of the word "utterly" bothers me more than the use of "pretentious"

CrownOfMagnets
March 25th 2014

2231 Comments


zzzzzzzzzzzzzz

tacos N stuff
March 25th 2014

348 Comments


what the fuck is going on the comments right now...

MeatSalad
March 25th 2014

14159 Comments


pretentiousness :D

Phlegm
March 25th 2014

3784 Comments


omg WOW this song is very pretentious. like WOW .

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beachdude42
March 25th 2014

116 Comments


Wayyyy too bland... what happened to this band? The blues influence is totally gone

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Emyay
March 25th 2014

5768 Comments


this band sucks, which is fine. usually i would just go about my business and not listen to them or even discuss them. the annoying thing is that they think they are the 'be all end all' in every interview. complaining about the more mainstream pop acts (which is so fucking futile at this point), when it clear that they just wish they were as popular and made as much money as everyone else (which is bullshit bc these dudes are very popular and probably make tons more than your average artist)

tldr these dudes make bland music and are whiny bitches

MaskAtTheMasquerade
March 25th 2014

2887 Comments


good morning everyone!

NonApplicable
March 25th 2014

1926 Comments


Why did Mike Tyson reveal this?

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bloc
March 25th 2014

34669 Comments


Probably bit someone's ear off to get the spot

EaglesBecomeVultures
March 25th 2014

5181 Comments


you're better than that

Green Baron
March 25th 2014

17904 Comments


pretty average song

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avonbarksdale221
March 25th 2014

8071 Comments


one could even say its "pretentious"



MrHigh
March 26th 2014

68 Comments


shit

marcosmce
March 26th 2014

94 Comments


gees sputnik, just gees.
i like the song, it's catchy as hell, if anything.
hoping that besides the pop there's some psychedelia in the new album.


Treeman
March 27th 2014

1219 Comments


song isnt that great but dam so much hate for this band i dont really get it thyere a pretty decent rock and roll band not amazing but pretty solid like if i was at a bar and they were playing id be like o this is pretty good man

beni
March 27th 2014

3 Comments


They sound like Depeche Mode now...

ILiveInNetherlands
March 27th 2014

512 Comments


they sound like shit now

GlassGX
March 27th 2014

20 Comments


Do we really need another AM? Where's the rock n roll swagger? The fuzzy, crunchy, sexy guitar riffs? Yo, this is boring. Not pretentious. Just straight up bland.

ASnideReturns
March 27th 2014

3299 Comments


They sound like Depeche Mode now...

Don't even think of insulting Depeche mode like that.

EaglesBecomeVultures
March 27th 2014

5181 Comments


fuck depeche mode

Green Baron
March 27th 2014

17904 Comments


this song

bloc
March 27th 2014

34669 Comments


fuck depeche mode

Where do you live? I'm coming to kill you.

GlassGX
March 27th 2014

20 Comments


Depeche Mode rules.

Wadlez
March 27th 2014

3817 Comments


Snide likes Depeche Mode, doesn't seem to fit his criteria.



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