Click Track: The Swell Season

Posted at 11:30 AM ET, 08/20/2010

Kanye releases "Power" remix; Jumpers at Phish and Swell Season shows; Sufjan Stevens releases new EP

By David Malitz It's a busy news day, so here's a second update. - Kanye West wasn't in this morning's first batch of news, a rarity of late. So here he is, with his just-released "Power" remix, featuring Jay-Z...

By David Malitz  |  11:30 AM ET, 08/20/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:00 AM ET, 06/01/2010

Singles file: The Swell Season, Band of Horses, Passporte Royale

The Swell Season cover a disco classic. By Allison Stewart A weekly playlist for the listener with a one-track mind... This Week: Super Special All-Covers Edition! The Swell Season: "Young Hearts Run Free" (Candi Staton cover) As part of the...

By David Malitz  |  11:00 AM ET, 06/01/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:00 PM ET, 12/31/2009

Lists: Music editor Joe Heim's top albums of 2009

The "superpop" of Mika's "The Boy Who Knew Too Much" was a highlight of 2009. Washington Post music editor Joe Heim is a man of few words, thoughtful and succinct. Here he offers up his favorite albums of 2009 and...

By David Malitz  |  01:00 PM ET, 12/31/2009 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:00 AM ET, 12/29/2009

Morning click: Bono busks for charity, Van's a daddy

- After months of performing under a gigantic UFO, Bono kept things simple on Christmas Eve, busking in the Dublin streets alongside Swell Season singer Glen Hansard, Damien Rice and Mundy. The quartet was crooning for a charity group...

By Chris Richards  |  08:00 AM ET, 12/29/2009 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)