Live Video: Albert Hammond, Jr.

Live Video
01/14/2016
Janice Headley
Albert Hammond Jr. // photo by Matthew B. Thompson (view set)

It's hard to lament The Strokes hiatus when their guitarist Albert Hammond, Jr. keeps putting out such great solo releases. On his third full-length, Momentary Masters, he delves into an unintentional new wave inspiration ("I don't really know how to put it into categories," he tells DJ Troy Nelson. "But that sounds good, I like new wave!"). Seemingly happier and healthier than ever (the band even woke up early for a morning run), "Attractive Albert" brings his wiry, stylistic sound to the KEXP studios. Watch:

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