The Doubleclicks are a pair of sisters from Portland, Oregon who write songs that are all at once snarky, geeky and sweet. If you’re new to the Doubleclicks, you might start by streaming their latest album (for free!) or watching a YouTube playlist of the band’s live performances. Also find them on Tour, on Twitter, on Facebook and on YouTube!
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The Doubleclicks (Angela Webber and Aubrey Webber) are a Portland-based musical duo who mix comedy, messages and geek culture in charming, catchy songs. Since debuting with a weekly YouTube songwriting project in 2011, the Doubleclicks have carved out a space in geek and songwriting communities with their message of empowerment and their penchant for involving their community of listeners in the creation of their music and videos. The Doubleclicks’ 2012 album Lasers and Feelings and 2015 album President Snakes hit the Billboard charts in comedy.
The Doubleclicks tour the country, playing everywhere from music venues to comedy clubs, game stores, and at events like San Diego Comic-Con, PAX, JoCoCruise and more.
The band’s loyal fanbase frequently participates in their music videos and has elevated the band by funding two albums via Kickstarter projects raising a total of more than $135,000.
The Doubleclicks have written theme songs and created commercials for popular game brands Cards Against Humanity and Fluxx, for a Nerdist partnership with Totinos, and for many podcasts and web series.
Sometimes called “nerd music” or “kids music,” the Doubleclicks reach beyond these labels to create meaningful music making audiences laugh and cry. Doubleclicks songs have been featured on several NPR programs, college radio stations and all around the Internet, including Nerdist, BoingBoing, Huffington Post, Kotaku, and more.
The Doubleclicks produce a touring variety show called #NerdNightOut which features comedy and music for a geek audience, and has included guests like Jackie Kashian, Mike Drucker and Bill Corbett.
Doubleclicks songs have been featured on several NPR programs, college radio stations and all around the Internet, including Nerdist, BoingBoing, Huffington Post, Kotaku, and more.
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The Doubleclicks are a nationally-touring, Billboard charting nerd band with a cello, a meowing cat keyboard, and songs about dinosaurs, Cats & Netflix, space and Dungeons and Dragons. Their YouTube videos boast over 2 million views and have been featured on BoingBoing, Kotaku, the Huffington Post, and on NPR shows “Live Wire” “All Things Acoustic” and “State of Wonder.” Find out more at http://thedoubleclicks.com.
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The Doubleclicks— Angela Webber and Aubrey Webber — are sisters. Since launching their band in 2011 with a weekly new-song YouTube project and the animated music video for their Dungeons & Dragons love song, The Doubleclicks have toured their clever brand of folk music around the country, usually in comic shops, game stores or in their fans’ living rooms. The duo has also performed at w00tstock shows with Paul & Storm and Wil Wheaton, and entertained audiences at pop culture, gaming and sci-fi conventions.
The duo’s first full-length album “Chainmail and Cello” (2012) intones the life and loves of the geek girl – with soungs about love, Velociraptors, and Pride & Prejudice.
In 2012 the band also released a CD of their music for kids called “Worst Superpower Ever.”
In 2012, the Doubleclicks also persevered through the year-long Song Fu 2012 monthly songwriting challenge as a featured artist, wrote the official theme song for party game Cards Against Humanity, and released a 5-song Christmas EP and performed on the Jonathan Coulton Cruise.
Their 2013 album “Lasers and Feelings” debuted on the Billboard charts at #7! The music video for the song “Nothing To Prove” off that album has over 1 million YouTube views. The ran “Weekly Song Wednesday,” a project to post new songs on YouTube every week from September 25 til the end of 2013.
In early 2014, the Doubleclicks raised over $80,000 in a Kickstarter campaign to fund a new album and a music video project. That album released in June and is called “Dimetrodon”.
In 2015, the Doubleclicks launched a Patreon crowdfunding project to make more music videos.
The 2015 album “President Snakes” was funded by Kickstarter and spent two weeks in the top 5 comedy albums on Billboard.