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The Strokes: Angles Guitar TAB Songbook Released by Alfred Music Publishing

LOS ANGELES, CA  -  Friday, June 29, 2012
Alfred Music Publishing, the official print music publisher of thousands of popular artists, songwriters, and composers, releases The Strokes: Angles, the album-matching guitar TAB songbook to the chart-topping, indie rock band’s fourth studio release. The publication, available in the U.S. for the first time, is officially licensed and band-approved.

As a long-awaited songbook, The Strokes: Angles is perfect for both rock guitarists and fans alike. The songbook contains sure classics from the band’s highly anticipated album, including “Taken for a Fool,” “Call Me Back,” “Games,” “Gratisfaction,” “Life is Simple in the Moonlight,” and more. The book also contains several full-length pages of band photos.

As part of Alfred’s ongoing commitment to improving the environment, this songbook is printed on 100% recycled paper.

Originating in New York, The Strokes is regarded as one of the most prominent indie-rock bands from the states. Angles is the band's first new album since 2006. “Julian Casablancas and his bros slouch back to life with a fourth album that reminds you why they were so irresistible in the first place” said Mikael Wood from SPIN Magazine’s 2011 review of the album. As a multi-award-winning band, The Strokes have won a Brit Award for “Best International Newcomer” (2002), NME Awards for “Band of the Year” (2002) and “Best International Band” (2006), and many more.

The Strokes: Angles (12-0571536433) is now available for $21.95 at music retail stores and at

Titles: Machu Picchu * Under Cover of Darkness * Two Kinds of Happiness * You're So Right * Taken for a Fool * Games * Call Me Back * Gratisfaction * Metabolism * Life Is Simple in the Moonlight.