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Cold War Kids Share New Song “Double Life”

Summer Tour with Tears For Fears Kicks Off June 23

Jun 07, 2023

Cold War Kids have shared their newest single “Double Life,” via AWAL. They will also join Tears For Fears on their North American tour this summer. More

Apr 03, 2023

Tears For Fears (seminal New Wave duo of Roland Orzabal and Curt Smith) have announced some new 2023 North American tour dates for this summer. They happen in June to August and Cold War Kids are set to be the support act. More

Jul 03, 2013

Earlier this spring California indie rockers Cold War Kids released their fourth full-length album Dear Miss Lonelyhearts. More

Photos from Deluna Fest 2011 Day One including Weezer, Matt and Kim, and Stars

Plus Ladytron, Ra Ra Riot, Cold War Kids, and More

Oct 15, 2011

Check out photos from Day One of Deluna Fest 2011 in Pensacola, FL including Weezer, Stars, Matt & Kim, Ra Ra Riot, Ladytron, Givers, and more. We sent photographer Christopher Garcia down to capture the action. Click here to view the full gallery. More

Sep 20, 2011

Check out more photos from Day One of ACL Music Festival 2011 in Austin, TX including Big Boi, Bright Eyes, Fool’s Gold, Cold War Kids, James Blake, Kanye West, Kurt Vile, Mavis Staples, Santigold, Smith Westerns, and Wild Beasts. More

Feb 03, 2011

Cold War Kids take the spirit altruism seriously. We have their new share and share alike remix. More

Lollapalooza Goes Global with The Killers, Kanye West

Lineup, Dates for First International Fest Announced

Jan 28, 2011

Today, Jane’s Addiction frontman and Lollapalooza founder Perry Farrell announced the dates and lineup for Lollapalooza Chile. We have the details. More

Feb 10, 2010

Educational non-profit 826LA has never been shy about calling in the star power for its benefits. (After all, founder; author Dave Eggers has quite the Rolodex.) This time, they’re recruiting Los Angeles-based musicians for an unusual benefit project called Chickens in Love. Among bands participating are heavy-hitters She & Him, Fiona Apple, Cold War Kids, and Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros. We have the details. More


Nov 13, 2014

Hold My Home moves in several directions at once, each with varying degrees of success. The celebratory New Wave drive of “Hotel Anywhere” and the title track suit Cold War Kids well, like the optimistic side of the more solemn synthpop Lonelyheartscoin. More

Feb 09, 2011

Fine purveyors of muscular power pop, Cold War Kids make a play for stardom on their third album, Mine Is Yours. Playing to arenas that have yet to be filled is a dangerous game, one dependent mostly upon confidence and a specific brand of talent that translates easily to a bigger venue. More

Feb 09, 2010

How quickly they grow up. On their sophomore full-length, Fullerton, CA band Cold War Kids embraced their dance-rock side, shrieking for all who would hear, “something is not right with me.” Now, two years later, the wrongs have been righted and the “kids” are busy making their bid for VH1 immortality. More

Jan 28, 2010

The Wiltern—it should be noted—has excellent pretzels. The sound mixing however? Suspect at best. As the night wore on and Cold War Kids took the stage it improved, but sadly the brunt of the bad sound fell on dynamic opener Alec Ounsworth. Despite having a fantastic hat and compelling stage persona, he couldn’t quite rise above the truly crappy conditions. More