THE STROKES DEBUT VIDEO FOR “THE ADULTS ARE TALKING” – DIRECTED BY ROMAN COPPOLA
December 1, 2020
RECEIVE FIRST-EVER GRAMMY NOMINATION – BEST ROCK ALBUM FOR THE NEW ABNORMAL
December 1, 2020—Today, The Strokes debut a new music video for “The Adults Are Talking” directed by Roman Coppola—watch it HERE. Set in a future populated by superhuman androids, the video finds the band struggling to hold their own in a baseball game against formidable robot competitors.
The track is from the band’s first new album in seven years, The New Abnormal, which is nominated for Best Rock Album at the 63rd Annual GRAMMY Awards, marking the band’s first-ever Grammy nomination—stream HERE. In October, The Strokes returned to Saturday Night Live to perform “The Adults Are Talking” and “Bad Decisions.”
The New Abnormal continues to receive critical praise:
“The Strokes give us their second masterpiece”—The Times
“sounds better to me than almost anything else I’ve listened to this spring.”—New York Times
“one of their best”—NPR Music
“their best since the glory days of the early ‘00s.”—Rolling Stone
“Bold comeback is their best in years… Up there with their best work while sounding boldly different from it.”—Evening Standard
The New Abnormal was recorded at Shangri-La Studios in Malibu and produced by Rick Rubin. The album’s cover artwork is a painting by Jean-Michel Basquiat, Bird on Money.
The Strokes are singer Julian Casablancas, guitarists Nick Valensi and Albert Hammond Jr, bassist Nikolai Fraiture and drummer Fabrizio Moretti.
THE NEW ABNORMAL TRACK LIST
- The Adults Are Talking
- Brooklyn Bridge To Chorus
- Bad Decisions
- Eternal Summer
- At The Door
- Why Are Sundays So Depressing
- Not The Same Anymore
- Ode To The Mets