Click Track: the Beatles

Posted at 09:30 AM ET, 11/24/2010

Dismemberment Plan tickets still available; Taylor Swift announces world tour; Amid raves, Kanye rants; Relive your Bayou years at Jaxx

You still have a chance to see the Plan. (Photo by Dave Holloway) - The Dismemberment Plan's January reunion shows at the 9:30 Club sold out in a blink, but it turns out there are more tickets to be had....

By Chris Richards  |  09:30 AM ET, 11/24/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Beatles, Dismemberment Plan, Kanye West, Taylor Swift

Posted at 01:30 PM ET, 11/18/2010

Taking sides: Beatles, schmeatles -- who else is missing from iTunes?

Neo-Beatlemania swept the internet this week when the Beatles catalog finally came to iTunes. But who else is missing? (File photo.) Did you hear? An old rock band called the Beatles just started selling their music on iTunes and now...

By Click Track  |  01:30 PM ET, 11/18/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Taking sides | Tags:  AC/DC, Beachwood Sparks, Beatles, Bob Seger, Cluster, Kid Rock, Neu, Sheryl Crow

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 11/16/2010

Common and Kurtis Blow at Lincoln Theatre tonight; Beatles finally on iTunes; Linkin Park, My Chemical Romance to hit D.C.

Common will take part of a roundtable discussion about rap lyrics at the Lincoln Theatre tonight. (J.D. Pooley/Getty Images) - Get ready for a hip-hop history lesson tonight at Lincoln Theatre. Adam Bradley, author of "The Anthology of Rap," will...

By David Malitz  |  09:00 AM ET, 11/16/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Common, Gang of Four, Kurtis Blow, Linkin Park, My Chemical Romance, The Beatles, Wire

Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 10/20/2010

Riffs: Banned in the USA: If you don't want your album cover banned, Kanye-style, don't do these five things

By Allison Stewart On Sunday, Kanye West tweeted that the artwork for his upcoming album, "My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy," had been banned, implying that Wal-Mart was the culprit. If this is true (Wal-Mart told MTV News they hadn't...

By Allison Stewart  |  12:00 PM ET, 10/20/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Riffs | Tags:  Beatles, Black Sabbath, Jane's Addiction, Kanye West, Killing Joke, U2, the Coup, the Scorpions

Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 10/07/2010

Mary J. Blige heads to the (shopping) mall; Velvet Underground's Moe Tucker joins Tea Party; Justin Timberlake prefers wax; "Glee" breaks Beatles record

Future's so bright... (Photo by Bryan Bedder/Getty Images) By Chris Richards - Did Mary J. Blige's concert tour skip Baltimore? Or did Mary J. Blige's sunglasses-promotion tour skip D.C.? The R&B star visited the Nordstrom at Towson Town Center...

By Chris Richards  |  10:00 AM ET, 10/07/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Justin Timberlake, Kanye West, Mary J. Blige, Moe Tucker, Steve Albini, Velvet Underground, the Beatles

Posted at 09:06 AM ET, 08/02/2010

Alicia Keys weds Swizz Beatz; NPR remembers B.I.G.; Abbey Road auctions famous piano

Best Coast loves her cats. By Aaron Leitko -Alicia Keys and producer Swizz Beatz got hitched on Saturday while floating somewhere on the Mediterranean. New age guru Deepak Chopra performed the ceremony. T.I. also tied the knot over the weekend,...

By Aaron Leitko  |  09:06 AM ET, 08/02/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Abbey Road, Alicia Keys, Best Coast, Deepak Chopra, Pink Floyd, Swizz Beatz, T.I., The Beatles, The Notorious B.I.G.

Posted at 01:00 PM ET, 04/22/2010

Taking sides: Does Rolling Stone really expect us to be excited about these 40 things?

You've got to be kidding us. The latest issue of Rolling Stone magazine boasts quite a cover story: "40 Reasons to Get Excited About Music." Sounds cool, right? We dove in with eager eyeballs only to find 40 reasons...

By Chris Richards  |  01:00 PM ET, 04/22/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Taking sides | Tags:  Amy Winehouse, Black Eyed Peas, Bob Dylan, D'Angelo, Dr. Dre, Katy Perry, Neil Young, Rihanna, Taylor Swift, The Beatles, U2

Posted at 08:30 AM ET, 02/17/2010

Morning click: Beatles for sale; Cap'n Jazz reunites, reissues discography

- Legendary Beatles recording studio Abbey Road is for sale by its owner, EMI. The studio, where the Fab Four recorded most of their 1960s output, could sell for tens of millions of pounds. In similarly depressing news, the...

By Ally Schweitzer  |  08:30 AM ET, 02/17/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Morning click | Tags:  Bonnie Raitt, Cap'n Jazz, Coachella, Hole, Perry Farrell, The Beatles, Wu-Tang Clan