Click Track: Big Star

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...

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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 10:30 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...

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Categories:  Singles file | Tags:  Alex Chilton, Big Star, Kingpen Slim, Mary J. Blige, Ski Beatz, The Black Keys