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A {{Dance-Punk}}/[[GenreBusting Art Punk/Everything]] band from [[BigApplesauce New York]], Yeah Yeah Yeahs formed back in 2000, and consists of singer Karen O, guitarist Nick Zinner, and drummer Brian Chase. While remaining fairly unknown for a long time, they have recently started gaining popularity (like other bands, having a song in ''RockBand'' tends to [[SongAssociation send a few sales your way]]).

The band itself has an odd PowerTrio setup, with each member's stage persona fitting a different stereotype. This has been commented on by the band themselves a few times. In particular Karen O is said to be [[MeanCharacterNiceActor much more subdued than her stage persona]], to the surprise of many fans.

'''''[-Studio Album Discography-]'''''

* ''Fever to Tell'' (2003)
* ''Show Your Bones'' (2006)
* ''It's Blitz!'' (2009)
* ''Mosquito'' (2013)
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!!Associated Tropes:

* AlbumTitleDrop: ''Fever to Tell'' takes its title from a line in "Man."
* BlackSheepHit: "Maps", especially after ''RockBand'' featured it.
* CarefulWithThatAxe: "Art Star" and "Mysteries."
* CostumeTropes: Karen O alone covers a fair few:
** ImpossiblyCoolClothes
** PimpedOutDress
** RummageSaleReject
* {{Dance-Punk}}: This is one of the myriad of genres to influence them.
* {{Flanderization}}: The three band members often get reduced to their respective personae. This also happens to Karen O's decidedly [[AvertedTrope non-]]{{limited wardrobe}}.
* FunWithAcronyms: "Maps" supposedly stands for "My Angus Please Stay", Angus being the Liars' frontman, Karen's boyfriend at the time.
* LighterAndSofter: "Little Shadow", "Subway", "Wedding Song".
* NewSoundAlbum: ''It's Blitz!'', which saw them moving away from their punk origins to a more electronic sound.
* PerformanceVideo: Most of them.
* PowerTrio:
** TheChick[=/=]LovableSexManiac
** [[{{Nerd}} The Nerd]]
** [[{{Goth}} The Goth]]
* SpellMyNameWithAThe: oddly {{inverted}}- the band name has no "The" in it, but you will almost always hear it added. Maybe The Yeah Yeah Yeahs is just easier to say.
* SubduedSection: "Runaway," "Skeleton," and "Little Shadow," among several others.
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