The Strokes debut new song ‘The Adults Are Talking’ | Watch

The Strokes debut new song ‘The Adults Are Talking’ | Watch


The Strokes performed their brand new song, ‘The Adults Are Talking’, as they ramp up excitement amid a busy summer of touring.

Julian Casablancas and Co. were playing a packed out show at The Wiltern, Los Angeles, and opened the set with a raucous rendition of ‘Heart in a Cage’. Rolling through their extensive back catalogue, the band performed the likes of ‘The Modern Age’, ‘Soma’ and ‘Last Nite’ before ended the evening with an encore of ‘Is This It’ and ‘Someday’.

The Strokes have been confirmed for a wide-range of festival appearances to take place this summer, including a headline slot at London’s All Points East, Spain’s BBK Festival and more.

While the band have made no official comment on plans to release a follow-up album to 2013 record Comedown Machine, Casablancas began teasing new material during the show in LA and eventually, after a lot of persuasion from the crowd, performed their new number live for the first time.

Enjoy some fan footage below and the official setlist further down:

The Strokes Setlist:

Heart in a Cage
You Only Live Once
Ize of the World
The Modern Age
Happy Ending
Hard to Explain
The Adults Are Talking
One Way Trigger
Meet Me in the Bathroom
I Can’t Win
On the Other Side
The Way It Is
A Little Respect (Erasure cover)
What Ever Happened?
Automatic Stop
Last Nite

Is This It