Click Track: Robyn

Posted at 01:00 PM ET, 12/30/2011

The most watchable music videos of 2011

10 videos that merited return visits to YouTube.

By Allison Stewart  |  01:00 PM ET, 12/30/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Lists | Tags:  Jay-Z, Kanye West, Beyonce, Kreayshawn, Friends, King Krule, Robyn, Lil Wayne, Real Estate, Lana Del Rey, Battles

Posted at 05:58 PM ET, 06/13/2011

Week ahead: Make it a synth-pop week with Junior Boys, Robyn and Ray Kurzweil

Your guide to the week in pop music.

By Chris Richards  |  05:58 PM ET, 06/13/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Future days | Tags:  Junior Boys, Robyn, Ray Kurzweil

Posted at 06:58 PM ET, 04/11/2011

Week ahead: TV on the Radio returns; Angie Stone unplugs at Park; Robyn graces our television screens

Planning your week? Check out the new TVOTR album, see Angie Stone give an acoustic performance at Park and stay up late to watch Robyn on Kimmel.

By Chris Richards  |  06:58 PM ET, 04/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Future days | Tags:  TV on the Radio, Angie Stone, Robyn

Posted at 10:30 AM ET, 03/09/2011

Musical History Tour: Joe Boyd and Robyn Hitchcock revisit the '60s

Producer Joe Boyd and songwriter Robyn Hitchcock pay tribute to some of the most legendary acts of the ‘60s

By David Malitz  |  10:30 AM ET, 03/09/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  In today's Post | Tags:  Robyn Hitchcock, Joe Boyd

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 09:50 AM ET, 01/19/2011

Coachella lineup announced

Robyn isn't the biggest name, but expect her to give one of the most memorable performances at this year's Coachella. (Kyle Gustafson/FTWP) Kanye West, Arcade Fire, Kings of Leon, the Strokes and Animal Collective are the biggest names on the...

By David Malitz  |  09:50 AM ET, 01/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  News | Tags:  Animal Collective, Arcade Fire, Coachella, Kanye West, Robyn, The Strokes

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)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Backstreet Boys, Billy Taylor, Bobby Farrell, Boney M, Daft Punk, Florence and the Machine, M.I.A., New Kids on the Block, Robyn

Posted at 09:30 AM ET, 11/03/2010

Taylor Swift goes platinum; Robyn to perform at Nobel Peace concert; Wyclef Jean reflects on his presidential dreams

Taylor Swift is back on the top of the charts.(Matt Sayles/AP). By Chris Richards - Taylor Swift's excellent new album "Speak Now" went platinum in its first week of sales, moving over 1,047,000 copies, according to Nielsen SoundScan. - Swedish...

By Chris Richards  |  09:30 AM ET, 11/03/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Robyn, Taylor Swift, Wyclef Jean

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 12:55 PM ET, 08/03/2010

In concert: Robyn and Kelis at 9:30 Club

Robyn was in constant motion Monday at a sold-out 9:30 Club. (All photos by Kyle Gustafson/FTWP) By Aaron Leitko If Kelis and Robyn aren't already best friends, they should be. Even though the dance-pop divas came of age on opposite...

By Aaron Leitko  |  12:55 PM ET, 08/03/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  In concert | Tags:  Kelis, Robyn

Posted at 11:15 AM ET, 07/29/2010

Be specific: Robyn, on why you shouldn't call it a comeback

Robyn will attempt to release three albums this year. By Allison Stewart Robyn and Kelis have more in common than you'd think. After years of neglect by their respective record companies, the Swedish electro-pop star and the NY-based R&B-singer-turned-electro-pop-star have...

By Allison Stewart  |  11:15 AM ET, 07/29/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Be specific | Tags:  Robyn

Posted at 02:40 PM ET, 07/19/2010

Week ahead: Raheem DeVaughn visits Kimmel; Endless Boogie to boogie endlessly at Black Cat

Set your DVR: Local soul crooner Raheem DeVaughn is on Kimmel, Wednesday. (Dayna Smith For The Washington Post) By Chris Richards If you go to one concert this week, make it: Endless Boogie at Black Cat on Tuesday. The Brooklyn-based...

By Chris Richards  |  02:40 PM ET, 07/19/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Future days | Tags:  Endless Boogie, Raheem DeVaughn, Rick Ross, Robyn

Posted at 10:15 AM ET, 06/15/2010

Album review: Robyn, "Body Talk Pt. 1"

By Allison Stewart Swedish pop singer Robyn has been a star in waiting for so long that she started off as an antidote to Britney Spears and now, five years after her last release, has reemerged as an antidote...

By David Malitz  |  10:15 AM ET, 06/15/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Quick spins | Tags:  Robyn

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

Singles file: Nicki Minaj, Villagers, Stat Quo f. Lauryn Hill

Conor O'Brien of Villagers makes some fantastic folk-pop. (Courtesy Fp Music) By Allison Stewart A weekly playlist for the listener with a one-track mind... Nicki Minaj: "Your Love" (Official Mix) Not only does this Annie Lennox-sampling slow jam provide...

By David Malitz  |  11:00 AM ET, 05/11/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Singles file | Tags:  Lauryn Hill, Nicki Minaj, Nirvana, Robyn, Savage Skulls, Stat Quo, Villagers