Click Track: Florence and the Machine

Posted at 10:30 AM ET, 11/29/2011

Singles file: Florence and the Machine, Deadmau5 (All covers edition)

Five songs to hear this week.

By Allison Stewart  |  10:30 AM ET, 11/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:01 AM ET, 11/01/2011

Quick spins: Lou Reed and Metallica, Florence and the Machine, Tyrese

Lou Reed and Metallica team for one of the most unlistenable albums ever.

By Allison Stewart, Bill Friskics-Warren and Sarah Godfrey  |  10:01 AM ET, 11/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:46 AM ET, 09/20/2011

Singles file: Florence and the Machine, Phonte, Atriarch

By Allison Stewart  |  09:46 AM ET, 09/20/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:15 AM ET, 12/30/2010

Jazz legend Billy Taylor dies; WaPo Style section declares who's in/out for 2011; Daft Punk's helmet history revealed

Billy Taylor's storied career spanned almost 70 years. (Helayne Seidman/FTWP) - Washington-raised jazz artist, educator and ambassador Billy Taylor has died. Read the Post's obituary here, and read the Washington City Paper's appreciation here. - More sad news: Bobby...

By Chris Richards  |  10:15 AM ET, 12/30/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 12/03/2010

Riffs: Grammys 2011 -- 5 artists who were robbed

Sade, snubbed. The Grammys aren't as embarrassing as they used to be. Remember when Rod Stewart, Paul Simon, Sheryl Crow and Steely Dan would be nominated for just about anything? Or the year Jethro Tull beat out Metallica for Best...

By Allison Stewart  |  12:00 PM ET, 12/03/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:15 AM ET, 09/28/2010

Singles file: Nicki Minaj, Shakira, Sharon Van Etten

We're still waiting for Nicki Minaj's album but the latest single bodes well. (Courtesy of the artist) By Allison Stewart A weekly playlist for the listener with a one-track mind... Nicki Minaj: "Right Thru Me" The latest and most...

By Allison Stewart  |  11:15 AM ET, 09/28/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:45 AM ET, 09/13/2010

Drama lacking at MTV's Video Music Awards

Lady Gaga, Cher and lots of sheer material. (REUTERS/Mike Blake) (Full photo gallery from Sunday night's VMAs.) By Chris Richards At the 2010 MTV Video Music Awards, it was time to let bygones be bygones, and let insipid awards shows...

By Chris Richards  |  09:45 AM ET, 09/13/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

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)