Click Track: Wu-Tang Clan


Posted at 09:43 AM ET, 09/23/2011

“Nevermind” nostalgia spikes; Baltimore’s Ponytail break up; House legend Theo Parrish — honorary Wu-Tang member?

Your morning headlines from the world of pop music.

By Chris Richards  |  09:43 AM ET, 09/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:09 AM ET, 07/28/2011

Be a Wu-Tang intern; Massive Smiths box set on the way; B-52’s to perform at National Zoo

By David Malitz  |  10:09 AM ET, 07/28/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:42 AM ET, 06/30/2011

Bruce Springsteen’s eulogy for Clarence Clemons; Jill Scott beats Bon Iver on charts; Wugazi surfaces

By David Malitz  |  09:42 AM ET, 06/30/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:56 AM ET, 05/31/2011

Singles file: Wu-Tang f. RZA, Jhene Aiko, Making Friendz

The beloved rap crew is back with a RZA-centric track. Plus new songs from L.A.’s Jhene Aiko and Radiohead’s 20 best covers.

By Allison Stewart  |  11:56 AM ET, 05/31/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:15 AM ET, 10/28/2010

Sugarland tops Kings of Leon on charts; Grohl, Novoselic, Vig back together; Bon Jovi to Verizon, Wu-Tang to Falls Church

Sugarland finds itself at the top of the charts for the third time. (Kyle Gustafson/FTWP) By David Malitz - Will Sugarland be the next band that Kings of Leon picks a fight with? Unlikely, but the country group did beat...

By David Malitz  |  09:15 AM ET, 10/28/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

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)

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)

Posted at 02:00 PM ET, 06/16/2010

Riffs: How to rock an album set at Rock the Bells

By Sarah Godfrey The annual Rock the Bells hip-hop festival is coming to Merriweather Post Pavilion on Aug. 29. (Tickets go on sale this Saturday.) The biggest news of this year's tour is, of course, the reemergence of Lauryn...

By Sarah Godfrey  |  02:00 PM ET, 06/16/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:30 AM ET, 05/25/2010

Lauryn Hill apparently won't Rock the Bells; HFStival returns; David Byrne sues Florida Governor; Slipknot bassist dies

Don't get excited. Lauryn Hill will most likely remain in pop exile this summer. (AP Photo/Keystone, Olivier Maire) By Chris Richards - Don't believe the hype. Yesterday, URB.com reported that R&B recluse Lauryn Hill would headline this summer's Rock the...

By Chris Richards  |  08:30 AM ET, 05/25/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:00 AM ET, 03/09/2010

Singles file: Likeblood, Broken Bells, Damien Jurado

Danger Mouse and James Mercer are Broken Bells. By Allison Stewart A weekly playlist for the listener with a one-track mind. Likeblood: "I Get It All" The DMV up-and-comers follow up "Money Over Here" with this Judah-produced track from...

By David Malitz  |  08:00 AM ET, 03/09/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

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)

Posted at 02:30 PM ET, 01/27/2010

Play favorites with... Antonio Burrell

Masa 14 chef Antonio Burrell tells us what he listens to in his kitchen. Every Wednesday Click Track finds out what the city is listening to with Play favorites -- a weekly column where we ask a Washingtonian what's...

By David Malitz  |  02:30 PM ET, 01/27/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)