Click Track: Jamey Johnson

Posted at 01:05 PM ET, 11/07/2011

Are Kanye West and Jamey Johnson actually the same person?

A pair of recent D.C. concerts show striking similarities between the rap superstar and country brooder.

By Chris Richards  |  01:05 PM ET, 11/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Riffs | Tags:  Kanye West, Jamey Johnson

Posted at 12:40 PM ET, 06/20/2011

In concert: “Willie Nelson’s Country Throwdown” tour at Regency Furniture Stadium

Thanks to Nelson, Jamey Johnson and Randy Houser, Saturday’s concert was coherent, purposeful and came with an invigorating whiff of danger — as if a big, bad biker gang had descended upon a teeny-tiny baseball stadium.

By Chris Richards  |  12:40 PM ET, 06/20/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  In concert | Tags:  Willie Nelson, Randy Houser, Jamey Johnson, Brantley Gilbert, Lukas Nelson

Posted at 01:00 PM ET, 12/27/2010

Week ahead: Cop that UCB mixtape; Walkmen to play weird NYE gala; Country stars serenade Merle Haggard on your TV screen

Local go-go heroes UCB have a new mixtape out. (Publicity photo courtesy the artist.) If you buy one album tomorrow, make it: The new UCB mixtape "The Blend" available for free download right here. We'll have a quick review of...

By Chris Richards  |  01:00 PM ET, 12/27/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Future days | Tags:  Brad Paisley, Jamey Johnson, Kid Rock, Merle Haggard, Miranda Lambert, UCB, Walkmen, Willie Nelson

Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 12/06/2010

Stars of pop, rock and country serenade McCartney and Haggard at Kennedy Center; Michael Jackson's posthumous album makes the rounds

Hag, Oprah and Macca. (Linda Davidson/TWP) - The stars came out to the Kennedy Center Honors Sunday night to fete two incredibly influential musicians -- as well as a trailblazing choreographer (Bill T. Jones), a Broadway legend (Jerry Herman) and...

By Chris Richards  |  10:00 AM ET, 12/06/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Brad Paisley, Dave Grohl, Gwen Stefani, James Taylor, Jamey Johnson, Kid Rock, Kris Kristofferson, Mavis Staples, Merle Haggard, Michael Jackson, Miranda Lambert, No Doubt, Norah Jones, Paul McCartney, Sheryl Crow, Steven Tyler, Vince Gill, Willie Nelson

Posted at 03:57 PM ET, 10/25/2010

Week ahead: Waka Flocka, homecoming king; Believe the Swift hype; Jamey Johnson, going back to Cali

Waka Flocka has our nomination for homecoming king. (Photo courtesy the artist) By Chris Richards If you go to one concert this week, make it: Waka Flocka Flame's Friday night performance with go-go legends Backyard Band at D.C. Star. With...

By Chris Richards  |  03:57 PM ET, 10/25/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Future days | Tags:  Backyard Band; Taylor Swift; Jamey Johnson, Waka Flocka Flame

Posted at 11:15 AM ET, 10/11/2010

In concert: Hank Williams, Jr. and Jamey Johnson at the Patriot Center

Hank Williams, Jr. and his rowdy friends celebrated their common interests Saturday night. (All photos by Tracy Woodward/TWP) By David Malitz Hank Williams Jr. kept up a torrid hat-per-song pace early in his Saturday night performance at Patriot Center. He...

By David Malitz  |  11:15 AM ET, 10/11/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  In concert | Tags:  Hank Williams Jr., Jamey Johnson

Posted at 02:00 PM ET, 09/06/2010

Week ahead: Jamey Johnson smiles for the cameras; Best Coast comes east; Robyn drops album sequel

We like Jamey Johnson so much, we made this picture REALLY BIG. (Richard A. Lipski/TWP) By Chris Richards If you go to one show this week, make it: Well... Let us rephrase the question. If you didn't score tickets for...

By Chris Richards  |  02:00 PM ET, 09/06/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Future days | Tags:  Best Coast, Big Boi, Jamey Johnson, Robyn

Posted at 09:10 AM ET, 06/09/2010

Lauryn Hill will Rock the Bells after all; Jamey Johnson announces double-disc drop date

Lauryn Hill is scheduled to return to the stage this summer. (AP Photo/Keystone, Olivier Maire) By Chris Richards - OK, believe the hype. After debunking a premature announcement, tour organizers have announced that R&B exile Lauryn Hill will perform her...

By Chris Richards  |  09:10 AM ET, 06/09/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  A Tribe Called Quest, Jamey Johnson, Lauryn Hill

Posted at 12:15 PM ET, 06/07/2010

In concert: WMZQfest Country Throwdown at Jiffy Lube Live

Ryan Bingham was one of the many country stars who played at Jiffy Lube Live on Sunday. (All photos by Brandon Wu/FTWP) By Emily Yahr Though he was the only Academy Award-winning singer on stage at WMZQ Fest on Sunday,...

By David Malitz  |  12:15 PM ET, 06/07/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  In concert | Tags:  Eric Church, Jack Ingram, Jamey Johnson, Montgomery Gentry, Ryan Bingham

Posted at 08:55 AM ET, 03/23/2010

Morning click: A gazillion summer concerts are coming to the Washington area

Green Day will be getting its Lube on. (AP Photo/Evan Agostini) By Chris Richards Headlines, schmeadlines. For Washingtonians, much of today's music news centers around the oodles of concert announcements that have popped up in the past 48 hours. Here's...

By Chris Richards  |  08:55 AM ET, 03/23/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Brad Paisley, Dierks Bentley, Green Day, Jack Ingram, Jamey Johnson, Little Big Town, Montgomery Gentry, Paramore, Sting

Posted at 06:00 PM ET, 02/26/2010

Shooter takes aim: Toting an exciting mix of metal and rock-and-roll, the son of two country icons has his own brand of rebellion

Shooter Jennings, son of Waylon Jennings, outside his home high up in the Hollywood hills. (Jonathan Alcorn/FTWP) By Chris Richards The smell of chlorine drifts in the breeze while Shooter Jennings talks about frustration and hope. The 30-year-old singer is...

By Chris Richards  |  06:00 PM ET, 02/26/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  In today's Post | Tags:  Jamey Johnson, Jessi Colter, Shooter Jennings, Waylon Jennings

Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 01/25/2010

The Grammys: Five underdog artists you should be rooting for on Sunday night

Miranda Lambert is a true longshot going up against Taylor Swift and Carrie Underwood. But you should still be rooting for her. Check Click Track every day at noon this week for preview coverage of Sunday's Grammy Awards. The 52nd...

By Chris Richards  |  12:00 PM ET, 01/25/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Grammys | Tags:  Jamey Johnson, Maxwell, Miranda Lambert, Pearl Jam, Phoenix