Click Track: Grateful Dead

Posted at 09:15 AM ET, 04/20/2011

R. Kelly visits Verizon Center in July; The National curating Grateful Dead tribute album; The Dude gets a deal

R. Kelly’s summer tour will bring him to D.C. in July. Indie rockers get set to pay tribute to the Grateful Dead. Jeff Bridges gets a record deal.

By David Malitz  |  09:15 AM ET, 04/20/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  R. Kelly, Grateful Dead, The National, Jeff Bridges

Posted at 03:45 PM ET, 09/03/2010

For indie rockers, 'jam band' increasingly no longer a shameful term

More and more indie rockers are saying it's OK to like Trey. (Kyle Gustafson/FTWP) By Aaron Leitko On Saturday, Vampire Weekend will headline at Merriweather Post Pavilion. It will be the New York-based indie-rock quartet's first gig at the Maryland...

By Aaron Leitko  |  03:45 PM ET, 09/03/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  In today's Post | Tags:  Grateful Dead, MGMT, Phish, Real Estate, Vampire Weekend

Posted at 08:00 AM ET, 07/28/2010

Clicky Shuffle: Random songs for a Wednesday morning

By Aaron Leitko Maybe I'm all alone here, but I think the Grateful Dead's studio records are way cooler than the concert bootlegs/live albums. It was just so weird, particularly the early stuff. Makes Jefferson Airplane sound like Peter,...

By Aaron Leitko  |  08:00 AM ET, 07/28/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Clicky shuffle | Tags:  built to spill, clicky shuffle, common, deerhunter, grateful dead, hot snakes