Click Track: Kings of Leon


Posted at 10:03 AM ET, 08/03/2011

Katy Perry to make chart history; Kings of Leon turmoil continues; Cee Lo to play Raekwon’s dad

By David Malitz  |  10:03 AM ET, 08/03/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Katy Perry, Cee Lo, Raekwon, Kings of Leon, Taylor Swift

Posted at 09:31 AM ET, 08/02/2011

Kings of Leon cancel tour; Jay-Z and Kanye West shuffle dates on theirs

By David Malitz  |  09:31 AM ET, 08/02/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Kings of Leon, Jay-Z, Kanye West

Posted at 09:41 AM ET, 08/01/2011

Kings of Leon cut one concert short and cancel another; MTV turns 30; RIP Eugene McDaniels

By David Malitz  |  09:41 AM ET, 08/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Kings of Leon, MTV, Eugene McDaniels

Posted at 10:15 AM ET, 04/27/2011

Smashing Pumpkins to reissue their good albums; Odd Future sort of start own label; King of Leon come to Jiffy Lube Live

Smashing Pumpkins to reissue their good albums; Odd Future sort of start own label; King of Leon come to Jiffy Lube Live

By David Malitz  |  10:15 AM ET, 04/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Smashing Pumpkins, Odd Future, Kings of Leon, Lee "Scratch" Perry

Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 01/24/2011

Riffs: Kanye vs. Coachella, and four other highly entertaining festival feuds.

Jay-Z played Glastonbury and the world didn't end. Like seemingly everything Kanye West does, the announcement that the controversial rapper was going to headline April's Coachella festival caused a pop cultural kerfuffle. Many online commenters went so far as to...

By Allison Stewart  |  12:00 PM ET, 01/24/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Be specific, Be specific | Tags:  Bob Dylan, Guns N Roses, Jay-Z, Kanye West, Kings of Leon, Morrissey

Posted at 09:15 AM ET, 10/28/2010

Sugarland tops Kings of Leon on charts; Grohl, Novoselic, Vig back together; Bon Jovi to Verizon, Wu-Tang to Falls Church

Sugarland finds itself at the top of the charts for the third time. (Kyle Gustafson/FTWP) By David Malitz - Will Sugarland be the next band that Kings of Leon picks a fight with? Unlikely, but the country group did beat...

By David Malitz  |  09:15 AM ET, 10/28/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Bon Jovi, Foo Fighters, Kings of Leon, Sugarland, Wu-Tang Clan

Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 10/27/2010

Riffs: Kings of Leon vs. The World: Their biggest beefs, brawls and blow-ups

They could insult somebody. (Kyle Gustafson/FTWP) By Allison Stewart Congenitally grouchy alt-rockers Kings of Leon seem to be beefing with everyone these days: their peers (Groove Armada) their betters (the Arcade Fire) and just about every avian and non-avian life...

By Allison Stewart  |  12:00 PM ET, 10/27/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Riffs | Tags:  Kings of Leon

Posted at 11:35 AM ET, 10/19/2010

Album review: Kings of Leon, "Come Around Sundown"

According to Kings of Leon, it ain't easy being Kings of Leon. By Chris Richards Kings of Leon frontman Caleb Followill faces an impossible 21st-century task: How can he be a rock star when rock stars no longer play rock-and-roll?...

By Chris Richards  |  11:35 AM ET, 10/19/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Album reviews | Tags:  Kings of Leon

Posted at 10:04 AM ET, 10/19/2010

R.I.P. jazz great Marion Brown; Kings of Leon hate hipsters; DC9 remains closed

By David Malitz - Avant-garde jazz saxophonist and ethnomusicologist Marion Brown passed away recently. He performed on John Coltrane's album "Ascension" and has a deep, forward-thinking discography of his own. Brown was also a professor at schools including Amherst...

By David Malitz  |  10:04 AM ET, 10/19/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  DC9, Kings of Leon, Marion Brown

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 07/26/2010

18 killed in crowd stampede at Love Parade; Pigeons poop on Kings of Leon; French nuns score record deal

When the excrement hits the band: pigeons pooped Kings of Leon off the stage in St. Louis. (Kyle Gustafson/TWP) By Aaron Leitko - A crowd stampede at the Love Parade--a techno festival held in Duisburg, Germany--has left 19 dead and...

By Aaron Leitko  |  09:00 AM ET, 07/26/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  king crimson, kings of leon, love parade, prog rock, yes

Posted at 12:30 PM ET, 01/28/2010

The Grammys: Picking winners in the major categories

Will Lady Gaga be a big winner on Sunday night. (Photo by Mark Gail/TWP) With the Grammys just a couple days away we figured it was time to put on our prognosticating hats and pick winners in the four major...

By David Malitz  |  12:30 PM ET, 01/28/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Grammys | Tags:  Black Eyed Peas, Dave Matthews Band, Grammys, Kings of Leon, Lady Gaga, Maxwell, Taylor Swift

Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 01/27/2010

The Grammys: Hey hey! My my! Rock and roll will never die; (it'll just get really, really old and rack up Grammy nominations)

When you think of 2009 and "rock music," clearly your first thoughts are of Eric Clapton and Steve Winwood. The Grammys have never been the playground of the young. Veterans and established stars have always received the most awards; even...

By David Malitz  |  12:00 PM ET, 01/27/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Grammys | Tags:  Bruce Springsteen, Coldplay, Eric Clapton, Green Day, Kings of Leon, Pearl Jam, Steve Winwood, U2