Click Track: Bluebrain

Posted at 04:14 PM ET, 01/26/2012

Wammie nominations announced, getting better

Nominations for D.C. local music awards headed in right direction

By David Malitz  |  04:14 PM ET, 01/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Local news | Tags:  Fat Trel, Bluebrain, Tittsworth, Oddisee

Posted at 11:39 AM ET, 01/17/2012

Video: Bluebrain’s Botanic Garden boombox walk

The local experimental pop duo composed music specifically for Saturday’s event.

By Chris Richards and A.J. Chavar  |  11:39 AM ET, 01/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Talkies | Tags:  Bluebrain

Posted at 02:15 PM ET, 01/13/2012

Bluebrain’s last boombox walk is Saturday at Botanic Garden

Experimental local duo leads an interactive musical march.

By David Malitz  |  02:15 PM ET, 01/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Local news | Tags:  Bluebrain

Posted at 10:05 AM ET, 12/28/2011

The List is here!; Adele sold more than five million albums this year; Magic Johnson recruits rappers to take a stance against homophobia

Morning headlines from the world of pop music

By Chris Richards  |  10:05 AM ET, 12/28/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Adele, Gary Clark Jr., Bluebrain, Azealia Banks, Heavy D

Posted at 10:42 AM ET, 12/09/2011

Chris Richards picks his top 10 albums of 2011

The year’s best in pop music.

By Chris Richards  |  10:42 AM ET, 12/09/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Lists | Tags:  The Weeknd, Jay-Z, Kanye West, Pistol Annies, Katy B, Drake, Bluebrain, Bon Iver, Real Estate, James Blake, Fauna

Posted at 11:02 AM ET, 10/12/2011

“Listen to the Light” with Bluebrain in Central Park this weekend

The local experimental duo leads a bus trip to the Big Apple to experience its second location-aware album of 2011.

By David Malitz  |  11:02 AM ET, 10/12/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Local news | Tags:  Bluebrain

Posted at 05:32 PM ET, 10/03/2011

Week ahead: Merle Haggard returns; Screaming Females shred; Howard’s Afro Blue on “The Sing Off”; Bluebrain drop second location-aware album

Helping you plan your week in pop music.

By Click Track  |  05:32 PM ET, 10/03/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Future days | Tags:  Merle Haggard, Afro Blue, Screaming Females, Bluebrain

Posted at 09:26 AM ET, 09/07/2011

PJ Harvey wins Mercury Prize; Taylor Swift leads CMA nods; Huntsman knows his Beefheart

Your morning headlines from the world of pop music.

By Chris Richards  |  09:26 AM ET, 09/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  PJ Harvey, Taylor Swift, Bluebrain, Captain Beefheart

Posted at 10:01 AM ET, 08/04/2011

Eric Church tops charts; Coldplay plays new songs on “Kimmel”; Bluebrain does Central Park

By David Malitz  |  10:01 AM ET, 08/04/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Eric Church, Coldplay, Bluebrain, The Evens, Laughing Man, Taylor Swift, John Maus

Posted at 10:19 AM ET, 06/01/2011

President declares June African-American Music Appreciation Month; Coachella doubles up; Gaga goes platinum

Your morning pop music headlines for June 1, 2011

By Chris Richards  |  10:19 AM ET, 06/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Coachella, Bluebrain, Lady Gaga, Gil Scott-Heron

Posted at 11:52 AM ET, 05/28/2011

Bluebrain make magic with the world’s first location aware album

The Washington duo have created an app for smartphones that uses GPS technology to trigger different swaths of electro-pop based on physical location. It’s geeky. And truly magical.

By Chris Richards  |  11:52 AM ET, 05/28/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  In today's Post | Tags:  Bluebrain

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 08/04/2010

Lady Gaga leads VMAs pack; Kanye tweets get New Yorker'd; Wyclef will run for president of Haiti

By David Malitz - Lady Gaga set a record by receiving 13 MTV Video Music Award nominations yesterday. She was nominated for Video of the Year. Twice. Eminem collected eight nominations while B.o.B. and Florence and the Machine (really?)...

By David Malitz  |  09:00 AM ET, 08/04/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  B.o.B., Bluebrain, Eminem, Florence and the Machine, Kanye West, Lady Gaga, VMAs

Posted at 06:45 AM ET, 03/30/2010

Morning click: Bluebrain recruiting for boombox orchestra; Rappers vie for DMV supremacy

Washington's Bluebrain are throwing a concert on the National Mall. All are welcome, but it's BYO boombox. (Photo courtesy of the artist.) By Chris Richards - Some cool local music news today including an event on the National Mall this...

By Chris Richards  |  06:45 AM ET, 03/30/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Animal Collective, Beauty Pill, Bluebrain, Flex Matthews, Outputmessage, WMUC

Posted at 01:24 PM ET, 02/17/2010

Play favorites... with Ryan Holladay of Bluebrain

Local group Bluebrain just released its debut album, "Soft Power." Every Wednesday Click Track finds out what the city is listening to with Play favorites -- a weekly column where we ask a Washingtonian what's been been getting heavy spins...

By Chris Richards  |  01:24 PM ET, 02/17/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Play favorites | Tags:  Bluebrain

Posted at 11:52 AM ET, 02/12/2010

Local news: Record Fair DJs share their dream finds

The winter edition of the semi-annual D.C. Record Fair is this Sunday, giving vinyl obsessives - and non-obsessives as well - a chance to dig through the crates of 30 East Coast dealers in an effort to find rarities, new...

By David Malitz  |  11:52 AM ET, 02/12/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Local news | Tags:  Animal Collective, Bluebrain, Casper Bangs, Fugazi, Kid Congo Powers, Thievery Corporation