Patrick Carney

  • Blogs

    April 9, 2013

    The Top Ten Douchiest Drummers of All Time

    By Nate Jackson What would music be without a beat, a rhythm or a backbone? Though they qualify as the first instruments ever created, the drums are probably the last thing most music fans can live without. And while we worship plenty of drummers in modern music, there are some Gods of Thunder who ... More >>

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    August 7, 2012

    25 gorgeous GIFs from Lollapalooza 2012

    See Also: Lollapalooza Suspended, Resumed After Dangerous Weather Conditions Ten Things Your Lollapalooza Outfit Says About You Ready for some GIFs? To quote Ozzy Osbourne, "I can't fucking hear you!" I said, ARE YOU READY FOR SOME GIFS?! This past weekend's running of Lollapalooza in Chicago was i ... More >>

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    May 10, 2012


    9:30 p.m. Friday, May 11. Plush, 3224 Locust Street.

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    May 7, 2012

    Out Every Night: The Best Shows From May 7 to May 13

    This week's Most Triumphant Beard of the Week award goes unequivocally to Map's and Atlases' Dave Davison, whose facial hair would be worthy of IFC's cut-throat Whisker Wars competitions -- if that show is still a thing, anyway (I sure hope so, but doubt it). Jack Passion would be proud. Maps and At ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 29, 2012

    The Black Keys and Arctic Monkeys at Chaifetz Arena, 4/27/12: Review, Photos and Setlist

    The Black Keys | Arctic Monkeys April 27, 2012 Chaifetz Arena There was a nice moment in the middle of the Black Keys' impressive concert last night when guitarist/singer Dan Auerbach sent hired guns Gus Seyffert and John Wood away so he could play alone with drummer Patrick Carney. It was a nod to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 6, 2011

    The Black Keys at Kanrocksas

    Photo by Kiernan Maletsky​Black Keys Stagesaurus Rex The infield is packed with people to tired to stand. There's a throng by the stage, obviously, but the middle third of the place is strictly asses on the ground. We're getting to that point, toward the end of any festival, where the antici ... More >>

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    June 11, 2010

    Review Setlist: The Black Keys Gets Its Groove Back at the Sold-Out Pageant, Thursday, June 10

    Pieter M Van Hattem​To surrender to the sway of the Black Keys is to worship at the altar of the Riff. The Riff is holy; the Riff is sacred; the Riff may seem simple but is, in fact, really, really fucking awesome. If you can't get down to Dan Auerbach's thick, fuzzy blues riffs and Patrick Ca ... More >>

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    June 9, 2010

    The Black Keys

    8 p.m. Thursday, June 10. The Pageant, 6161 Delmar Boulevard.

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    October 10, 2009

    Show Review Photos Setlist: They Might Be Giants at the Pageant, Friday, October 9

    Jon GitchoffThe two Johns: Linnell (left) and Flansburgh. Slideshow here. They Might Be Giants has been playing all of its beloved 1990 album Flood in select cities on its current tour. St. Louis - long one of the most popular markets for the band - had the honor of hearing one of these performance ... More >>

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    November 29, 2006

    Black Keys / Dr. Dog

    8 p.m. Saturday, December 2. Mississippi Nights (914 North First Street).

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    March 29, 2006

    Bleeding Heart Baby

    B-Sides cuts right to the Heartless Bastards, intellectualizes Hayseed Dixie and dissects the anatomy of the common punk rocker

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    July 13, 2005

    Rust-Belt Racket

    The Black Keys bring old-school flair to their tunes. Just don't call them a blues band.