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Posted at 12:17 PM ET, 02/06/2012

M.I.A., a trip through The Post archives

From revolutionary swagger to muddled messages.

By David Malitz  |  12:17 PM ET, 02/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Archive | Tags:  M.I.A.

Posted at 12:19 PM ET, 01/11/2012

Coachella 2012: Get very, very, familiar with this year’s line-up

Click Track digs into the archives for articles on this year’s Coachella performers.

By Click Track  |  12:19 PM ET, 01/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Archive | Tags:  Coachella

Posted at 11:36 AM ET, 01/05/2012

Did you read about “Portlandia?”

We wrote about it eleven months ago, back when it was more eco-friendly and not so corporate.

By Click Track  |  11:36 AM ET, 01/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Archive | Tags:  Carrie Brownstein, Trenchmouth, Fred Armisen, Excuse 17, Sleater-Kinney, Wild Flag, The Spells, Blue Man Group

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 12/07/2011

Archive: Carl Bernstein on Donovan, and the first Washington Post articles on the rest of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame’s class of 2012

They may be in the Hall of Fame now, but the first Post stories about this year’s inductees weren’t always rave reviews.

By David Malitz  |  09:00 AM ET, 12/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Archive | Tags:  Donovan, Beastie Boys, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Laura Nyro, Guns N' Roses, Rod Stewart, The Faces

Posted at 12:08 PM ET, 10/14/2011

The Band Perry are still on tour

Read our August feature story about the trio’s rapid ascent, their sibling chemistry and their love of “Lemony Snicket.”

By Chris Richards  |  12:08 PM ET, 10/14/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Archive | Tags:  The Band Perry

Posted at 03:00 PM ET, 10/05/2011

October: 2011’s top buzz acts return to D.C.

James Blake, Tune-Yards, Wild Flag and Odd Future all make return trips to the area. We revisit our reviews of their concerts from earlier this year.

By David Malitz  |  03:00 PM ET, 10/05/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Archive | Tags:  Tune-Yards, James Blake, Wild Flag, Odd Future

Posted at 09:35 AM ET, 09/22/2011

R.E.M. and D.C.: Battle of the bands (with the same name) and keeping the streak alive

Bassist Mike Mills and manager Bertis Downs on a particularly harrowing trip to town to play the old 9:30 Club.

By J. Freedom du Lac  |  09:35 AM ET, 09/22/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Archive | Tags:  R.E.M.

Posted at 04:04 PM ET, 09/21/2011

Archives: R.E.M. in The Washington Post, through the years

Read old reviews of the band’s albums and concerts from The Post’s archive.

By Click Track  |  04:04 PM ET, 09/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Archive | Tags:  R.E.M.

Posted at 11:06 AM ET, 09/08/2011

Eric Church: A primer and a playlist

By Click Track  |  11:06 AM ET, 09/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Archive | Tags:  Eric Church

Posted at 01:03 PM ET, 08/25/2011

Archives: Remembering Aaliyah

Reviews of her work — and an appreciation following her tragic death — from the Washington Post archives

By Click Track  |  01:03 PM ET, 08/25/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Archive

Posted at 09:39 AM ET, 08/23/2011

RIP Motown songwriting great Nick Ashford

By Click Track  |  09:39 AM ET, 08/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Archive | Tags:  Ashford & Simpson

Posted at 11:27 AM ET, 07/15/2011

Archive: A Tribe Called Quest, 20 years ago

We dig through the Post archives and find a profile of the legendary hip-hop group.

By Click Track  |  11:27 AM ET, 07/15/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Archive | Tags:  A Tribe Called Quest

Posted at 12:16 PM ET, 07/08/2011

Archive: Did you see the words we wrote about Animal Collective?

Seven years of reviews leading up to the band’s Saturday show at Merriweather Post Pavilion.

By Click Track  |  12:16 PM ET, 07/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Archive | Tags:  Animal Collective

Posted at 12:19 PM ET, 06/01/2011

Archive: O.A.R. on how it graduated to the big time

On a day when the singer speaks at the graduation ceremony of his alma matter, a look back at how his band made it so big.

By David Malitz  |  12:19 PM ET, 06/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Archive | Tags:  O.A.R.

Posted at 02:20 PM ET, 05/24/2011

Bob Dylan archive: Album review, “Together Through Life”

Even with his 33rd album, Bob Dylan still gave us plenty to think about.

By Click Track  |  02:20 PM ET, 05/24/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Archive | Tags:  Bob Dylan

Posted at 12:59 PM ET, 05/24/2011

Bob Dylan archive: Wheezin’ In the Wind

It hasn’t always been glowing words about Dylan, as this review of a 2006 concert proves.

By Click Track  |  12:59 PM ET, 05/24/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Archive | Tags:  Bob Dylan

Posted at 10:02 AM ET, 05/24/2011

Bob Dylan archive: At 50, Bob Dylan Gathers No Moss

A dip into the Post archives, examining Bob Dylan’s impact on the cultural landscape on the occasion of his 70th birthday.

By Click Track  |  10:02 AM ET, 05/24/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Archive | Tags:  Bob Dylan

Posted at 02:48 PM ET, 05/23/2011

Bob Dylan archives: “Fresh Voice Rising in Folk Wilderness” (August 1963)

The Washington Post’s first feature on Bob Dylan, then a 22-year-old folk singer, from August 1963.

By Click Track  |  02:48 PM ET, 05/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Archive | Tags:  Bob Dylan

Posted at 12:55 PM ET, 05/23/2011

Archive: The Cars

A 1982 profile of Ric Ocasek and his band, the Cars, revisited.

By Click Track  |  12:55 PM ET, 05/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Archive | Tags:  The Cars, Ric Ocasek

Posted at 02:40 PM ET, 01/19/2011

Archive: The Dismemberment Plan's dalliance with Interscope Records

The Dismemberment Plan practices in February 1999, as the band's future was up in the air. (Rick Bowmer) This weekend the Dismemberment Plan begins its triumphant reunion tour with three sold-out D.C. shows. (It unofficially kicked off last weekend in...

By Click Track  |  02:40 PM ET, 01/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Archive | Tags:  Dismemberment Plan

Posted at 11:00 AM ET, 12/10/2010

Archive: Revisiting the P-Funk Mothership

The Mothership was an awe-inspiring stage piece, as seen in 1976 concert footage. (Shout! Factory Photo) When Parliament-Funkadelic last took the stage at the 9:30 Club in April, frontman George Clinton gave a declaration: "[Expletive] what they said in the...

By Click Track  |  11:00 AM ET, 12/10/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Archive | Tags:  George Clinton, Parliament-Funkadelic

Posted at 11:15 AM ET, 03/31/2010

David Mills dies; wrote controversial Sister Souljah story for The Washington Post

David Mills, a writer on TV shows such as "The Wire" and "The Corner," has died, just days before the premiere of his new show "Treme." Mills is also well known for his incendiary 1992 Washington Post profile of Sister...

By David Malitz  |  11:15 AM ET, 03/31/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Archive | Tags:  David Mills, Sister Souljah

Posted at 06:30 PM ET, 01/22/2010

Keys open doors: How Baltimore indie rock duo Beach House found its sound in America's thrift stores

Vintage keyboards play a large role in Beach House's sound. (All photos by Benjamin C Tankersley/FTWP) In Sunday's Washington Post, Alex Scally and Victoria Legrand of ascendant Baltimore indie duo Beach House speak lovingly of their dusty vintage keyboard...

By Chris Richards  |  06:30 PM ET, 01/22/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Archive | Tags:  Beach House

Posted at 12:35 PM ET, 01/14/2010

Archive: Remembering Teddy Pendergrass

Pendergrass in Washington, 1976 (Photo by Ellsworth Davis/TWP) As fans mourn the death of R&B legend Teddy Pendergrass, Click Track dug into the Washington Post archives for vintage reviews and photographs of the soul icon. And for a look at...

By Ally Schweitzer  |  12:35 PM ET, 01/14/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Archive | Tags:  Teddy Pendergrass