Well, when it comes to the news that they're living apart, we guess it's not that easy to hide.
Now Nick has finally responded to the rumors, and his answer confirms our worst fears for the pair. He said:
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Oh haaaay Julian Casablancas! What you doin' with that voice of yours…
It's sounding mighty strained!
We've been SUPER excited for The Strokes' fifth album since hearing about it back in June, so we hate to say that its first single One Way Trigger is kind of meh.
Judge for yourself and presssss plaaayyyyy (above)!
it's been a while…sorry the long wait!for something new, go to thestrokes.com now.more to come…
— The Strokes (@thestrokes) January 25, 2013
And while we are super digging the fact that One Way Trigger stays true to the band's fast-pased instrumental sound, we can't get over how odd Julian's vocals sound!
We know he loves falsetto, but this is, well…haha, just listen for yourself (above)!
Thank goodness he's only doing it for half the track!