FYI: The Strokes are back. The band recently released a cover art teaser (above) for their new album, "Angles," due out March 22. It's a colorful rendition of artist MC Escher's infamous (and angle-rich) never-ending staircase. The band's website just announced a special two-day only pre-order sale of the album for $7.99 and the vinyl for $10.99.
If you're undecided about getting this album, whet your appetite with "Under the Cover of Darkness," the album's first single. Consider this fair warning that the guitar riffs will get stuck in your head: