T in the Park - 2013, Yeah Yeah Yeahs


14 Jul 2013
King Tut's Wah Wah Tent

From New York to Balado

Karen O (born Karen Ozelek) and guitarist Nick Zinner put the band together in the late nineties, and the pair who originally performed as a folk duo shortly recruited Brian Chase as a drummer and set about honing their unique 1970s New York post punk sound.

Iconic moments for the band include shooting their video for ‘Despair’ atop the 86th-floor viewing platform of the Empire States Building – even more so collaborating with the James Murphy of the late, great LCD Soundsystem for their latest album.

Karen O is one of rock's true originals and is known for her outrageous outfits and unhinged vocals, and she did not disappoint in Tuts.


It's Blitz!

It's Blitz!

A triumphant return for New York's finest.

Read Review

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.

Added. Check out your playlist Dismiss