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A Christmas (horror) Story: The Killers' debut 'I Feel It In My Bones'

A Christmas (horror) Story: The Killers’ debut ‘I Feel It In My Bones’

Though The Killers have showed a real stick-to-itiveness when it comes to releasing an original Christmas single each year, the songs themselves have never really jingled our bells. That said, however, we heartily applaud the Vegas band for getting creative in the spirit of the holidays — and of course, for donating not some, but all...
Watch a mini-documentary about The Killers by Werner Herzog

Watch a mini-documentary about The Killers by Werner Herzog

When monolithic corporations throw their money around, weird but wonderful things occasionally occur. In this case, American Express joined forces with German film director/producer/screenwriter/actor/opera director, Werner Herzog, to shoot an honest-to-goodness mini-documentary about the boys in The Killers. It’s worth watching — even if you really only ever kinda liked Mr. Brightside years ago —...
The Killers rock under desert sky in 'Runaways'

The Killers rock under desert sky in ‘Runaways’

Fresh off releasing their teenage-love-is-so-messy-but-ultimately-triumphs-all song Runaways, Killers share its new video, directed by Warren Fu. Echoing the 70s-themed, Bob Seger meets REO Speedwagon cover of new LP Battle Born (Island/Vertigo), we see mysterious red mist, darkened highways, and the band — clad in rebellious, head-to-toe black — rocking out under a desert sky.  ...
The Killers' 'Runaway'

The Killers’ ‘Runaway’

Taken from the forthcoming LP, Battleborn, coming this Fall, comes new track, Runaway‘ from retro-inspired rockers The Killers. Battleborn is the band’s fourth studio LP and follows up 2008’s Day and Age.
Tommy Marth of The Killers found dead

Tommy Marth of The Killers found dead

Tommy Marth, saxophonist on The Killers debut LP Hot Fuss and sophomore release, Sam’s Town, has been found dead at his Las Vegas home after an apparent suicide. Marth is credited with having played an important role in The Killers sonic evolution. In addition to appearing on their two LP’s, he also performed on the The...