Click Track: Lil B

Posted at 10:11 AM ET, 11/15/2011

Lil B in shock value statement shocker; Courtney Love in concert meltdown shocker; Dr. Dre in “Detox” delay shocker

Pop music morning headlines.

By David Malitz  |  10:11 AM ET, 11/15/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Lil B, Courtney Love, Dr. Dre

Posted at 01:37 PM ET, 06/09/2011

Taking sides: Who’s America’s next rock star columnist?

Columnists and rockstars — one and the same?

By Click Track  |  01:37 PM ET, 06/09/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Taking sides | Tags:  Henry Rollins, Courtney Love, Steve Earle, Bonnie Raitt, Stephen Malkmus, Ghostface Killah, Lil B, Bob Mould

Posted at 11:25 AM ET, 06/03/2011

Did the Washington Wizards predict contemporary hip-hop?

Were the Washington Wizards swag before swag was swag?

By David Malitz  |  11:25 AM ET, 06/03/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Riffs | Tags:  Lil B, Souja Boy, Jay-Z, Diddy, Swag

Posted at 02:43 PM ET, 03/10/2011

Taking sides: Who needs to impress at SXSW?

Which acts need to deliver standout performances at the annual music conference?

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Categories:  Taking sides | Tags:  SXSW, James Blake, The Strokes, Lil B

Posted at 01:23 PM ET, 01/27/2011

Taking sides: Coachella 2011 draft

Your respective first picks in our mock draft: Kanye West and the Strokes. So much for the thought that California mega-festival Coachella was fading in popularity. The three-day April extravaganza sold out just six days after tickets went on sale....

By Chris Richards  |  01:23 PM ET, 01/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Taking sides | Tags:  Animal Collective, Coachella, Kanye West, Lil B, Robyn, The Strokes, Titus Andronicus

Posted at 02:22 PM ET, 10/22/2010

Very rare interview with digital age rap star Lil B

The Based God plays his first D.C. shows this weekend. (Courtesy of the artist) By Chris Richards Few rappers have harnessed the wild-wild weirdness of the internet as effectively as Lil B. Over the past year, the 21-year-old Berkeley rap...

By Chris Richards  |  02:22 PM ET, 10/22/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Be specific | Tags:  Lil B, XIB

Posted at 02:46 PM ET, 10/18/2010

Week ahead: Nicki Minaj and Lil B hit D.C.; Dylan's latest bootleg; Die Antwoord weirds up "Kimmel"

Nicki Minaj is scheduled to perform at DC Star on Saturday. (REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni) By David Malitz If you go to one concert this week, make it: One of the young, bizarre, up-and-coming rappers visiting our city. You've got on-the-verge superstar...

By David Malitz  |  02:46 PM ET, 10/18/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Future days | Tags:  Bob Dylan, Die Antwoord, Lil B, Nicki Minaj

Posted at 01:00 PM ET, 07/23/2010

Best of Whartscape: Previewing Baltimore's biggest underground music festival

Double Dagger: They're No. 1. (Courtesy of Thrill Jockey) By David Malitz Last night, the fifth and final edition of Baltimore’s Whartscape festival kicked off at the Charles Theatre. It’s a bummer to see the annual summer celebration of Charm...

By David Malitz  |  01:00 PM ET, 07/23/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Lists | Tags:  Double Dagger, Ducktails, Get Em Mamis, Lil B, Lower Dens, Nadastrom, No Age, Teeth Mountain, Universal Order of Armageddon, Whartscape, Wye Oak

Posted at 11:00 AM ET, 05/25/2010

Singles file: Sia, Pearl Jam f. Ben Bridwell, Lil B

Sia goes mainstream on her latest. By Allison Stewart A weekly playlist for the listener with a one-track mind... Sia: "The Fight" On the giddy opening track to her upcoming "We Are Born," Sia completes her transformation from remote electro...

By David Malitz  |  11:00 AM ET, 05/25/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Singles file | Tags:  Band of Horses, Lil B, Lorn, M. Ward, Pearl Jam, Sia