The Strokes perform ‘Under Cover Of Darkness’ for the first time in six years


The Strokes performed the hit song ‘Under Cover Of Darkness’ for the first time in six years – check out the moment below.

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The Strokes were performing at Barclay’s Center in Brooklyn on Wednesday, April 6. The concert was originally scheduled to take place here on New Year’s Eve, but was delayed due to a surge in COVID-19 in December.

The group referenced the postponement, making a fake countdown to the new year just before their encore.

The first part of the 18-song set ended with ‘Angles’ standout album “Under Cover Of Darkness”, which the band hadn’t played since 2016.

Watch the moment here:

Set list:
‘Bad decisions’
‘Juice box’
‘Eternal Summer’
“New York Cops”
‘Difficult to explain’
“Brooklyn Bridge at Chorus”
‘No matter what happened?’
‘Under control’
“Adults Speak”
“Caged Heart”
“Electric Landscape”
‘Razor blade’
“Try your luck”
‘You only live once’
‘Under the cover of darkness’

‘Take it or leave it’

The Strokes recently headlined Lollapalooza in Argentina, marking their first performance of 2022.

Julian Casablancas and co. headlining the second night of the festival at Hipódromo de San Isidro in Buenos Aires. Other headliners for the night included Doja Cat and Machine Gun Kelly.

The Strokes, whose last album was 2020’s “The New Abnormal,” haven’t played since their concert at Brooklyn Steel in New York last November. During their set at Lollapalooza, the band performed “Eternal Summer”, giving the track its live debut.

They are set to present a flagship show in Mexico on May 19, with Mac DeMarco and The War On Drugs supporting.

The band have also been added to this year’s Roskilde Festival lineup, alongside Post Malone, Megan Thee Stallion and The Smile.


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