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Posted at 10:05 AM ET, 05/25/2011

Lauryn Hill and Nas to headline Rock the Bells; Stephen Malkmus’s Beck-produced album due in August; James Blake returns to D.C. in October

Annual hip-hop mega-festival Rock the Bells announces its stacked lineup, featuring Lauryn Hill, Nas, Cypress Hill, Erykah Badu and many more.

By David Malitz  |  10:05 AM ET, 05/25/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Rock The Bells;

Posted at 12:52 PM ET, 08/30/2010

In concert: Rock the Bells f. Snoop Dogg, Wu-Tang Clan, A Tribe Called Quest and Lauryn Hill at Merriweather Post Pavilion

Method Man and GZA helped Wu-Tang Clan turn in the best performance at Rock The Bells Sunday. (All photos by Kyle Gustafson/FTWP) By David Malitz Hip-hop may very well be the definitive American music genre and this year’s edition of...

By David Malitz  |  12:52 PM ET, 08/30/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  In concert | Tags:  A Tribe Called Quest, Lauryn Hill, Rock The Bells, Snoop Dogg, Wiz Khalifa, Wu-Tang Clan

Posted at 09:21 AM ET, 08/27/2010

LCD Soundsystem just kidding about retirement; Springsteen to release massive "Darkness" box set; Rock the Bells set times

This will still be happening, apparently. (Ruvan Wijesooriya) By David Malitz - He's not exactly at the Brett Favre-level of indecisiveness but James Murphy of LCD Soundsystem already seems to be backing off his previous claims of retiring his band....

By David Malitz  |  09:21 AM ET, 08/27/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Bruce Springsteen, LCD Soundsystem, Rock The Bells, Stone Temple Pilots

Posted at 01:02 PM ET, 08/26/2010

Taking sides: The hip-hop classic we're most looking forward to at Rock the Bells

"Doggystyle" > Tiger Style. (Kevin Clark/TWP) This year's edition of Rock the Bells is top-heavy with nostalgia. The annual hip-hop mega-festival features a whopping six full-album performances of genre classics. While this certainly isn't our favorite exercise, it still got...

By Click Track  |  01:02 PM ET, 08/26/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Taking sides | Tags:  A Tribe Called Quest, KRS-One, Rakim, Rock The Bells, Slick Rick, Snoop Dogg, Wu-Tang Clan