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Posted at 09:57 AM ET, 01/23/2012

Steven Tyler does bad things to national anthem; 2 Live Crew reunites; Ice-T, LCD, Neil Young among Sundance music highlights

Pop music morning headlines.

By David Malitz  |  09:57 AM ET, 01/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Steven Tyler, 2 Live Crew, Ice-T, LCD Soundsystem, Neil Young

Posted at 10:53 AM ET, 01/11/2012

Local venue news: Some thriving, others closing, others still making great seitan sandwiches

An update on Washington’s music venues.

By Chris Richards  |  10:53 AM ET, 01/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Local news | Tags:  9:30 Club, Rams Head Live, Rams Head On Stage, Birchmere, Jammin' Java, Black Cat

Posted at 05:10 PM ET, 01/04/2012

Jiffy Lube Live lifts tailgating ban

The concert venue in Bristow says that the decision was inspired by its patrons’ unhappiness over the ban.

By Chris Richards  |  05:10 PM ET, 01/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jiffy Lube Live

Posted at 10:25 AM ET, 12/14/2010

Coldplay and Eno, Part 2; Jiffy Lube Live most Googled in D.C.; George Clinton sues Black Eyed Peas

Coldplay gets conceptual on its new album. (Stephan Craneanscki) - The next Coldplay album will be, all, like, conceptual and stuff. Frontman Chris Martin tells Billboard it will be about "two like-minded outsiders who meet in a very difficult environment...

By David Malitz  |  10:25 AM ET, 12/14/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Black Eyed Peas, Coldplay, George Clinton, Jiffy Lube Live

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 10/04/2010

Kanye West redecorates "SNL"; Farm Aid celebrates 25th anniversary; R&B singer Mario arrested in Baltimore

Kanye West changed the scene at "SNL." --Kanye West did a little redecorating at "Saturday Night Live" this weekend. The rapper covered the program's stripped-down bandstand with a white set-piece, loaded it with white sheet-bearing dancers, and invited a white...

By Aaron Leitko  |  09:00 AM ET, 10/04/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  clipse, dave matthews norah jones, farm aid, jeff tweedy, kanye west, mario, neil young, pusha t, saturday night live, willie nelson

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 07/21/2010

The xx and Dizzee Rascal lead Mercury Prize nominees; Big Star bassist Andy Hummel passes away; Live Nation offers $10 tickets

By David Malitz - Moody young indie-soul group The xx and grime rapper Dizzee Rascal lead the 2010 list of Mercury Prize nominees. Other nominees for the prestigious award for best U.K. or Irish album include Paul Weller, Mumford...

By David Malitz  |  09:00 AM ET, 07/21/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  American Idol, Andy Hummel, Big Star, Creed, Dizzee Rascal, Jonas Brothers, Live Nation, Maroon 5, Mercury Prize, Rihanna, The XX

Posted at 10:11 AM ET, 06/18/2010

9:30 club owner sues over Maryland subsidies for Fillmore Silver Spring

By Chris Richards And in rock-n-roll litigation news... 9:30 club owner Seth Hurwitz is suing the state of Maryland in an effort to block promoter Live Nation from receiving state subsidies to open its long-planned Fillmore Silver Spring nightclub on...

By Chris Richards  |  10:11 AM ET, 06/18/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Local news | Tags:  9:30 club, Live Nation

Posted at 08:30 AM ET, 05/25/2010

Lauryn Hill apparently won't Rock the Bells; HFStival returns; David Byrne sues Florida Governor; Slipknot bassist dies

Don't get excited. Lauryn Hill will most likely remain in pop exile this summer. (AP Photo/Keystone, Olivier Maire) By Chris Richards - Don't believe the hype. Yesterday, URB.com reported that R&B recluse Lauryn Hill would headline this summer's Rock the...

By Chris Richards  |  08:30 AM ET, 05/25/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Billy Idol, David Byrne, Everclear, Jimmy's Chicken Shack, KRS-One, Lauryn Hill, Lit, Live, Marcy Playground, Presidents of the United States of America, Rakim, Slick Rick, Slipknot, Talking Heads, Third Eye Blind, Wu-Tang Clan

Posted at 11:46 AM ET, 01/11/2010

Local News: It's official! Nissan Pavilion is now Jiffy Lube Live

The venue formerly known as Nissan Pavilion: Jiffy Lube Live. Over the weekend, we had a little fun with the advance buzz that Nissan Pavilion in Bristow would be changing its name to Jiffy Lube Live. We hope you...

By Chris Richards  |  11:46 AM ET, 01/11/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Local news | Tags:  Jiffy Lube Live, Nissan Pavilion

Posted at 06:45 AM ET, 01/09/2010

Naming rights and wrongs: Nissan Pavilion becomes Jiffy Lube Live

Can you imagine Radiohead playing at Jiffy Lube Live? Concert promoter Live Nation has apparently re-branded Nissan Pavilion, its 25,000 seat mega-venue in Bristow with a new name: Jiffy Lube Live. Yes, really. A spokesperson for Live Nation would...

By Chris Richards  |  06:45 AM ET, 01/09/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Local news | Tags:  Jiffy Lube Live

Posted at 04:12 PM ET, 01/08/2010

Local News: Nissan Pavilion changes its name to Jiffy Lube Live

So long, Nissan Pavilion. Hello Jiffy Lube Live! DCist is reporting that the Live Nation-operated mega-venue in Bristow, Virginia has changed its name. A representative at Live Nation tells Click Track that a formal announcement is forthcoming. Check back later...

By Chris Richards  |  04:12 PM ET, 01/08/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Local news | Tags:  Jiffy Lube Live

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 12/23/2009

Morning click: T.I. released, Ticketmaster/Live Nation merger clears hurdle, Steven Tyler to rehab

The King of the South gets out of jail early. - Rapper T.I. got an early Christmas present - release from prison. He served seven months of a one-year sentence and will now get to leave an Arkansas federal prison...

By David Malitz  |  09:00 AM ET, 12/23/2009 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Aerosmith, Jose Feliciano, Live Nation, T.I., Ticketmaster