In support of Magic Potion, the band embarked on its largest tour to that point, performing in large theaters and 1,000-seat venues.
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The song became their most successful single to that point, spending 10 weeks at number one on the Alternative Songs chart and becoming the group's first single on the Billboard Hot 100, peaking at number.At the suggestion of their manager, they rejected the offer for fear of being perceived as " sell-outs " and alienating their fan base.CS1 maint: Multiple names: authors list ( link ) Suddath, Claire (December 7, 2011).Three singles were issued: " You're the One " Your Touch and " Just Got To Be ".63 Rolling Stone placed Brothers at number two on its list of the best albums of 2010 and "Everlasting Light" at number 11 on the list of the year's best songs.Auerbach said on the official Blakroc site, "Pat and I have been preparing for this record since we were." 50 Brothers and commercial breakthrough (20102011) edit The Black Keys performing in February 2010, three months before the release of their breakthrough album Brothers Auerbach."In the Studio: The Black Keys".In 2015, Turn Blue was nominated for the Grammy Award for Best Rock Album, with "Fever" being nominated for the Grammy Award for Best Rock Song as well as the Grammy Award for Best Rock Performance.El Camino, it's dismaying how much of the inert, mid-tempo.Throughout Turn Blue, it's difficult to tell how invested these guys actually are in the music they're making, an indifferent attitude that encourages the listener to act in tandem.A b c Uhelszki, Jaan (August 29, 2014).For piano keys, see piano keys."VMA Playlist: All-Time Best Breakthrough Videos".
Automatic " and the double A-side " 'Till I Get My Way/Girl Is on My Mind ".9 11 17 The group had recorded sessions with producer Jeff Saltzman in San Francisco but ultimately aborted them, as they were unhappy that the results sounded too much like "modern-rock radio".56 The group headlined several music festivals throughout the year, including Catalpa Music Festival, 94 Coachella, 95 Memphis in May (in 2013 96 Lollapalooza, 97 and Osheaga."Why you always wanna love the ones who hurt you he sings over the sluggish bounce of "Year in Review "Then break down when they go and deserve you." Allusions to rain, running, sickness, and the open road are predictably expressed, and Auerbach admits.Retrieved January 4, 2012.Then: worldwide financial turmoil struck, the buying public went from purchasing few records to no records at all, dance music infiltrated pop's consciousness, and guitars were, prophetically, exchanged for turntables (or, in keeping with recent trends, MPCs).
Within days of signing to Fat Possum, the Black Keys completed their second album, Thickfreakness.