Click Track: The Black Keys


Posted at 10:16 AM ET, 01/10/2012

Coachella 2012 line-up announced: At the Drive-In, Refused reunite; Jay-Z serenades newborn; ODB had an FBI file?

Your morning headlines from the world of pop music.

By Chris Richards  |  10:16 AM ET, 01/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  The Black Keys, Radiohead, Dr. Dre, Snoop Dogg, At the Drive-In, Refused, Jay-Z, Beyonce, ODB, Coachella

Posted at 09:45 AM ET, 12/15/2011

R. Kelly cruise is a real thing, not a euphemism; Michael Buble continues Billboard dominance

Pop music morning headlines.

By David Malitz  |  09:45 AM ET, 12/15/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  R. Kelly, Michael Buble, Black Keys

Posted at 11:26 AM ET, 12/14/2011

Allison Stewart picks her top 10 albums of 2011

PJ Harvey, Wye Oak and M83 top the list.

By Allison Stewart  |  11:26 AM ET, 12/14/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Lists | Tags:  PJ Harvey, Wye Oak, M83, Black Keys, Charles Bradley, The Decemberists, Frank Ocean, Adele, Girls, Childish Gambino

Posted at 09:57 AM ET, 12/06/2011

Album reviews: The Roots, Amy Winehouse, T-Pain and the Black Keys

New pop albums reviewed.

By Click Track  |  09:57 AM ET, 12/06/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Album reviews | Tags:  The Roots, T-Pain, Amy Winehouse, The Black Keys

Posted at 03:15 AM ET, 09/11/2011

TV on the Radio outshines headliners at colorful FreeFest

When TV on the Radio stormed through “Wolf Like Me” at the Virgin Mobile FreeFest on Saturday night, the New York rock band seemed to summon all the tension, restlessness and unflinching hope of a tumultuous post-9/11 decade.

By Chris Richards and David Malitz  |  03:15 AM ET, 09/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  FreeFest, TV on the Radio, Patti Smith, Cee Lo Green, Black Keys, Grace Potter and the Nocturnals, Deadmau5

Posted at 01:49 PM ET, 09/07/2011

Five covers we hope to hear at FreeFest

TV on the Radio covering Fugazi, Patti Smith taking on Nirvana and other possible highlights of Saturday’s festival.

By Chris Richards  |  01:49 PM ET, 09/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Lists | Tags:  Virgin Mobile FreeFest, TV on the Radio, Cee Lo Green, Grace Potter, Black Keys, Patti Smith

Posted at 01:51 PM ET, 07/14/2011

Lists: Jack White collaborations we’d like to see

Whether it’s rappers, talk show hosts or country legends, the former White Stripes leader likes to collaboriate. Here are five possible partners for the future.

By Allison Stewart  |  01:51 PM ET, 07/14/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Lists | Tags:  Jack White, Dolly Parton, Black Keys, Kanye West

Posted at 12:57 PM ET, 07/11/2011

Virgin Mobile FreeFest: 6 quick observations

Lots of electronic music but no locals at the free Sept. 10 concert at Merriweather.

By David Malitz  |  12:57 PM ET, 07/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Virgin Mobile FreeFest, Deadmau5, Black Keys

Posted at 10:36 AM ET, 07/06/2011

Speculation: Predicting the Virgin Mobile FreeFest lineup, Vol. 2

Cee Lo? The Roots? Black Keys? Queens of the Stone Age? We wouldn’t be surprised to see these bands at Merriweather Post Pavilion for FreeFest 2011.

By David Malitz  |  10:36 AM ET, 07/06/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Speculation | Tags:  Virgin Mobile FreeFest, Cee Lo Green, The Roots, Black Keys, Queens of the Stone Age, Cage the Elephant, Arcade Fire, Kanye West, Eminem

Posted at 10:30 AM ET, 07/27/2010

In concert: The Black Keys at Constitution Hall

The Black Keys performed at a sold-out Constitution Hall on Monday. (Kyle Gustafson/FTWP) By Mark Jenkins "Let's keep it moving,'' Black Keys singer-guitarist Dan Auerbach implored DAR Constitution Hall's audience more than once Monday night. Of course, the sell-out crowd...

By Mark Jenkins  |  10:30 AM ET, 07/27/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  In concert | Tags:  Black Keys

Posted at 01:00 PM ET, 07/26/2010

Be Specific: Dan Auerbach on the success of the Black Keys and the future of BlakRoc

Dan Auerbach, one half of the Black Keys, will play a sold-out show at Constitution Hall. (James Quine) By Allison Stewart Rock's most prolific two-man band, the Black Keys have released two well-received discs in the past eight months, the...

By Allison Stewart  |  01:00 PM ET, 07/26/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Be specific | Tags:  Black Keys

Posted at 01:00 PM ET, 07/01/2010

Taking sides: Top five albums of 2010 -- so far

Sade's "Soldier of Love" proved to be well worth the wait. The year is half over so it seems like a good time to take stock of 2010's musical bounty to date with by picking our top five albums so...

By Chris Richards  |  01:00 PM ET, 07/01/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Taking sides | Tags:  Beach House, Black Keys, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Choc Quib Town, Drunkdriver, Harlem, Jonsi, LCD Soundsystem, Laura Marling, Sade, Sleigh Bells, The Soft Pack, Titus Andronicus, Yelawolf

Posted at 10:30 AM ET, 03/23/2010

Singles file: The Black Keys, Kingpen Slim, Mary J. Blige covers Led Zeppelin

The Black Keys are back with Danger Mouse. By Allison Stewart A weekly playlist for the listener with a one-track mind. The Black Keys: "Tighten Up" The Keys re-team with Danger Mouse for this atypically muted, un-swamplike new track. Kingpen...

By David Malitz  |  10:30 AM ET, 03/23/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Singles file | Tags:  Alex Chilton, Big Star, Kingpen Slim, Mary J. Blige, Ski Beatz, The Black Keys