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Video Premiere: The Strokes' 'Taken for a Fool'

July 9, 2011 (3:48 am) GMT
The Julian Casablancas-fronted band play the song with their digital body doubles in the music video directed by Laurent Briet.

have just released a music video in support of their latest single "Taken for a Fool". and his bandmates are multiplying into several figures while performing in a dark fake forest which is digitally splattered with some bright and dull colors.

The band recorded "Taken for a Fool" for their fourth studio album called "" which represented their "return to the basics." Bassist Nikolai Fraiture once said, "Sonically, I feel it's the album which should have been made between '' [2003] and '' [2006]."

Two years in the making, the new effort has made its way out across the United States since March 22. Led by a retro-sounding single "Under Cover of Darkness", the album peaked at No. 4 on Billboard Hot 200.

The Strokes' "Taken for a Fool" Music Video

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