Cold War Kids Reviews, Interviews & More

Top 5 Songs À la Mexicana for your Cinco de Mayo Playlist!

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The Kills Wish You a Happy Cinco de Mayo
Musicians love Mexico. Whether it be for its beautiful sights or delicious food, Musicians are always naming songs after the country south of California. Seeing as its Cinco de Mayo, we decided to celebrate by putting together a list of the Top 5 Songs dedicated to Mexico, or à la Mexicana. Take a listen and enjoy this national celebration, after all, it's us...

Cold War Kids: Concert Review and Photos

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Cold War Kids at The Wiltern LA, January 22, 2010
Everyone is good at something. For Long Beach's Cold War Kids it is the way they tell stories live. It's not just the sound of lead singer Nathan Willet's angelic voice, or the way Matt Maust parades his playful dance moves while strumming the cords on his bass: their magic is in the words. Over the past decade the 'kids' have made a name for themselves in the coveted world...

Cold War Kids Music Video: Audience

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Cold War Kids Music Video: Audience
Cold War Kids have just released their brand new EP, Behave Yourself, via Downtown Records. Their first single, "Audience," is piano-heavy but still echos the shaking, beating, and clapping sounds we're familiar with. They've also recently released a music video to accompany the single and the storyline of the video meets the guts of the lyrics. Girlfriends,...

MTV VMA Breakthrough Video Nominees

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MTV Breakthrough Video Nominees
The MTV Video Music Awards released their nominees for Best Breakthrough Video earlier this week. Just like we were impressed with MTV's Top Albums of 2009 list, we are amazed at how much depth this nominee list has. The Breakthrough Video category have been absent from the awards show on and off for the past few years, but we're excited to see it's back. We're...

Cold War Kids Release Interactive Video for I've Seen Enough

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coldwarkids09-5-22
The Cold War Kids have just debuted their new experimental interactive music video for their song "I've Seen Enough," which allows fans to play endless different versions of the song. The video, directed by Tool of North America's Sam Jones, (Wilco's I Am Trying to Break Your Heart), was designed specifically to be presented in parallel parts online and then remixed by fans, even mid-play -...

Amazing Langerado Music Festival Lineup

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langerado08-12-09
Wow. Watch out Coachella, there's a new festival in town. Who knew that one of the most unique lineups you'd ever seen would be held at Bicentennial Park in Miama. The Langerado Music Festival is where the above photo was taken, so I guess it's fair to say, they've does this kind of thing before. But they mix up everything from Flogging Molly, to Snoop Dogg, and Death Cab for Cutie, to Girl...

VIDEOS: Cold War Kids "Interface" Series

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coldwarkids08-10-13
Last week the Cold War Kids released a free download and a series of videos of them performing new songs from "Loyalty to Loyalty" on Transmissions. Cold War Kids are being featured in AOL Music/Spinner's "The Interface" video series in which the band performs a few songs and answers some questions about the new album. The feature will be promoted extensively across AOL Music and Spinner.com...

WATCH: Cold War Kids Film

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coldwarkids08-11-07
Ever want to know a little bit more about the Cold War Kids? About a year ago, they appeared to spring up over night. But nothing is ever that easy. They have just released their awesome docu-film called 02.08 to 06.08, that will be featured exclusively on Youtube for one week only. 02.08 to 06.08, is a 34 minute film,...