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Thu, 27 Apr 2017 00:00:02 -0400On the Argentine singer's new album, she's reached a zen place where the very texture of a tone becomes its own language.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 00:00:02 -0400Adele, Pearl Jam, The Avett Brothers, Dolly Parton and 10 more beloved musicians cover songs from Carlile's revered album, The Story.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 00:00:02 -0400Will Oldham and his band pay tribute to Merle Haggard by reaching across the country legend's discography to paint a vivid, chronology-busting, album-length portrait.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 00:00:02 -0400The Detroit techno colossus reimagines his greatest tracks with a concert pianist and a symphony orchestra.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 00:00:02 -0400Stream a compilation of cosmically scaled, rarely heard sounds from a largely unheralded master.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 00:00:02 -0400On her fourth solo album, the Kentucky singer-songwriter's music once again functions as a headache remedy, nerve tonic and comfort food rolled into one.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 19:44:55 -0400The new spring shoots of music from Celtic roots are ready for broadcast. Hear new songs from Molly's Revenge, Eamon Friel, Runa and more.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 16:17:00 -0400Jonathan Demme directed Stop Making Sense, among the greatest concert films of all time, featuring David Byrne's band, Talking Heads.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 15:56:30 -0400Mann performs songs from her first solo record after taking time to collaborate with Ted Leo in The Both. While the two of them were on tour, she says, they listened to a lot of Bread.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 13:11:00 -0400Demme, who directed 36 feature films and documentaries over the course of his long and varied career, died this morning. He was a filmmaker fascinated by the pure emotional force of the human face.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 13:00:02 -0400The Nashville duo offers a raw and switchback-crazy seven minutes of chaotic math-rock.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 12:46:32 -0400Hugh Masekela and Abdullah Ibrahim, two of the biggest stars to emerge from South Africa, achieved success independently. But the two are cosmically linked by a single 1960 recording session.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 12:41:00 -0400Deep within an annual report on the global music industry is a listing of the most popular songs and albums from around the world. We listen to 2016's biggest from Croatia, India, Ecuador and more.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 12:04:00 -0400During more than four decades behind the camera, the Oscar-winning filmmaker forged a wide-ranging career — from documentaries to horror. He died Wednesday from complications of esophageal cancer.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 11:54:15 -0400Her incredible technical abilities were self-evident, but in front of a microphone, she radiated pure joy.