Click Track: Alex Chilton

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

Posted at 08:30 AM ET, 03/22/2010

Artists pay tribute to Alex Chilton at SXSW; Lady Gaga responds to lawsuit

Alex Chilton was remembered at SXSW in Austin on Saturday. (Image from Sound on Sound) By Ally Schweitzer - Musicians paid tribute to rocker Alex Chilton this Saturday at SXSW, taking over the time slot originally slated for his band,...

By Ally Schweitzer  |  08:30 AM ET, 03/22/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click, Morning click | Tags:  Alex Chilton, Lady Gaga

Posted at 02:25 PM ET, 03/18/2010

SXSW: Remembering Alex Chilton

Alex Chilton, shown at South by Southwest in 2004, is remembered by dozens of bands playing the festival this week. (Photo: AP/Jack Plunkett) By Chris Richards Where were you when you heard Alex Chilton died? For throngs of music fans...

By Chris Richards  |  02:25 PM ET, 03/18/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  SXSW | Tags:  Alex Chilton, Spoon

Posted at 08:30 AM ET, 03/18/2010

Alex Chilton dies of heart attack at age 59

Alex Chilton, dead at 59. (AP Photo/Jack Plunkett) By Ally Schweitzer Updated 1:05 p.m. Singer/guitarist Alex Chilton died Wednesday of a heart attack. He was 59. The musician, known for his output with the Box Tops and his lesser-known but...

By Ally Schweitzer  |  08:30 AM ET, 03/18/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Alex Chilton