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The Black Keys Are 2011 VMA Nominees

on July 21, 2011 - 10:39am

The Black Keys video for Howlin For You (directed by Chris Marrs Piliero) has been nominated for "Best Rock Video" at the 2011 MTV VMAs. Vote for the video today HERE.

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In The Studio: The Black Keys

on July 14, 2011 - 1:10pm

The Black Keys sat down with SPIN to talk about their new album. Click here to read the article in it's entirety.

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Virgin Mobile Freefest - UPDATED

on July 11, 2011 - 1:52pm

The Black Keys will be among the headliners at the Virgin Mobile Freefest, taking place September 10 at the Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia, Maryland. Free tickets for the event will be given out starting this Friday, July 15, at 10 AM EST, at

Ticket options:
These two options are only available through after 'liking' Virgin Mobile Live.
1. Free GA ticket (NO DONATION). No Service Charge
2. $5 donation - includes FREE GA ticket. Service fees are waived


3. Fan e-Pak ($49.50) - includes GA ticket, limited edition festival t-shirt, limited edition festival poster, Souvenir cup that comes with $1 discount on domestic draft beers and fountain sodas throughout the festival, early admission to festival grounds.

This option is available directly through Fan pre-sale for these limited tickets to run Wednesday, 7/13 from 10 AM - 10 PM Eastern. Pre-sale password: brothers (not case sensitive)

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Music Midtown 2011

on July 6, 2011 - 9:49am

The Black Keys will play Music Midtown 2011 in Atlanta, GA. on September 24th. Tickets on sale Saturday July 16th at 10am. For more information please visit

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Rave On Buddy Holly

on June 21, 2011 - 8:13am

Listen to The Black Keys cover of Buddy Holly's Dearest from the new tribute album Rave On Buddy Holly below.

Buddy Holly - Rave On by concordmusicgroup