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There Are So Many Cute 'Boys' In Charli XCX's New Video

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 16:01:00 -0400

It's nice to know all of these cute boys will have jobs if the whole music thing doesn't work out.

Chelsea Wolfe Comes With Pummel In Tow On 'Vex'

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 15:54:40 -0400

Wolfe's intensity has only increased over time, as proven with a new song from her forthcoming album, Hiss Spun.

Iconic Australian Musician Dr. G. Yunupingu Has Died, Age 46

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 15:27:00 -0400

The blind singer and guitarist had a sweet tenor voice and a gentle guitar that made him the best-selling Aboriginal artist of all time in Australia.

JD Allen Goes Free Form And Improvisational On 'Radio Flyer'

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 13:45:09 -0400

Tenor saxophonist JD Allen has been leading a group with the same musicians for 10 years now. Critic Kevin Whitehead says the quartet's familiarity helps it hit its groove on Radio Flyer.

Songs We Love: Bang Data, 'Ya No Más'

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 13:07:00 -0400

The dynamic Bay Area group projects a sweet, melodic vibe, driven by the peaceful sound of the 10-string Peruvian charango.

World Cafe Nashville: Midland

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 13:03:13 -0400

Based in Austin, this harmony-based group melds the whiskey-soaked spirit of the barroom with the country-rock of Gram Parsons and the Eagles.

For The First Time In 40 Years, The B-52s' Cindy Wilson Goes Solo

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 12:10:00 -0400

With lush synths and a funky motorik rhythm section, "Mystic" is a celestial wave of chill.

Rickie Lee Jones On The Pirates Who Inspired 'Pirates' And Returning To New Orleans

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 12:09:00 -0400

The second album by Rickie Lee Jones was released in 1981, following a breakup and the response to Jones' Grammy-winning debut, and gets its name and its concept from a band of local drug smugglers.

Hear Lomelda's 'Out There,' Inspired By Distance And A Fake Story About Elliott Smith

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 12:00:22 -0400

Texas-based songwriter Hannah Read says she spent several years trying to write the song, inspired by a tall tale her brother would tell about Smith. "'Out There' is about never knowing," Read says.

Stretch & Bobbito On Race, Hip-Hop, And Belonging

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 11:10:00 -0400

The pioneering hip-hop radio duo drop by the Code Switch podcast to talk about making their way in a traditionally black genre and their new NPR interview show, What's Good? with Stretch & Bobbito.

Kuinka Asks, 'Where Is This Anger Coming From?'

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 11:00:22 -0400

Kuinka, one of our favorites from the recent Tiny Desk Contest, explores the nature of anger and bigotry in a stirring video for the song "Warsaw."

Songs We Love: Tera Melos, 'Don't Say I Know'

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 10:00:00 -0400

On its first song in four years, the aggressive, jazz-like punk of the trio's earlier self remains — it's just being utilized in a subtler manner.

The Thistle & Shamrock: Jazz

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 10:00:00 -0400

Luka Bloom and Karan Casey are best known for singing traditional and contemporary folk songs. Hear them and others as they work with jazz artists to craft a different style of music.

For 'Thomas County Law,' Iron & Wine's Sam Beam Presides Over His Own Funeral

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 09:00:00 -0400

The gently rendered ballad's video finds frontman Sam Beam decorating a church and giving a eulogy for his own (unattended) funeral.

Lafayette Gilchrist Plays The 'Blues For Freddie Gray'

Wed, 26 Jul 2017 05:11:00 -0400

The jazz pianist's latest album with his go-go backing band features a powerful song he wrote in tribute to the young Baltimore man who died in 2015 of injuries sustained in police custody.