Yeah Yeah Yeahs DVD Brings The 'Rock'
The Yeah Yeah Yeahs will release their first DVD, "Tell Me What Rockers To Swallow," Oct. 12 via Interscope. The disc captures 16 tracks from a recent show at the Fillmore in San Francisco, includingThe Yeah Yeah Yeahs will release their first DVD, "Tell Me What Rockers To Swallow," Oct. 12 via Interscope. The disc captures 16 tracks from a recent show at the Fillmore in San Francisco, including the breakthrough single "Maps," which reached No. 9 on Billboard's Modern Rock Tracks chart.
Six bonus tracks enrich the main program, including "10X10," "Sealings" and "Tick." Also featured is a Japanese tour documentary directed by Patrick Daughters, an audience documentary directed by Spike Jonze and Lance Bangs and music videos for "Maps," "Date With the Night," "Pin" and "Y-Control" (unedited version by Jonze).
Rounding out the DVD is the trio's recent performance of "Maps" during the 2004 MTV Movie Awards.
The Yeah Yeah Yeahs have three shows on tap this month, which are expected to be their last of the year. The group will play Sept. 19 in San Diego as part of radio station KZBT's Independence Jam, Sept. 21 in Mexico City and Sept. 25 at radio station KNDD's Endfest outside Seattle.
The group's 2003 Interscope debut, "Fever To Tell," peaked in April at No. 55 on The Billboard 200 and has sold more than 456,000 copies in the United States, according to Nielsen SoundScan.
In related news, rock act TV On The Radio covers the Yeah Yeah Yeahs' "Modern Romance" on its "New Health Rock" single, due Oct. 12 via Touch & Go.