NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 07: An Exclusive Photography Exhibition by Mick Rock at the W New York - Downtown on December 7, 2011
Michael N. Todaro

It seems like it's been a lot longer than four years since the Yeah Yeah Yeahs came out with new music, which makes their recently announced return so very sweet. We're excited enough about their upcoming fourth album Mosquito that we can even forgive its unaccountably hideous cover art, which we suspect they'll regret before the year is over.

To celebrate their oncoming musical onslaught, here's our YYYs Playlist, covering everything from their killer self-titled debut EP to Karen O's discovery of Where the Wild Things Are to her various extracurricular collabos.