Black Keys, Dan Auerbach Dominate Rock GRAMMYS

The Black Keys are the dominant rock band of the moment, if the GRAMMYS are to be believed.  The band won a handful of awards, while Dan Auerbach has won an additional one for Producer Of The Year (and one of the albums that he produced, Dr. John’s Locked Down, also won a GRAMMY). 

Their song “Lonely Boy” won Best Rock Song, edging out songs by Jack White, Mumford & Sons, Muse and Bruce Springsteen.  Meanwhile, their El Camino won Best Rock Album, beating out Springsteen, White, Muse and Coldplay. 

Later on, in one of the most high energy performances of the night, The Black Keys took the stage joined by Dr. John and New Orleans’ Preservation Hall Jazz Band.  Dr. John was decked out in his “Night Tripper” headgear (seen on the cover of Locked Down). Keeping it short, sweet and to the point, the collective blasted through “Lonely Boy,” opting to avoid the medleys that are often performed by one-off collaborations at the GRAMMYS. 

161418941 Black Keys, Dan Auerbach Dominate Rock GRAMMYS
((Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Brian Ives, Radio.com

Comments

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From 102.5 KEZK

Like Us On Facebook!
Get The App
Sign Up Today!

Listen Live