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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 22:04:00 -0400In 1838, the Maryland Jesuits sold 272 people, slaves, to pay the debts of Georgetown University. We talk with the descendants about what - if anything - they're owed.
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 18:51:00 -0400After walking back a demand for border wall funding, President Trump is no longer threatening to stop health care subsidies under Obamacare, as conservatives renew a bid to repeal and replace the law.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 18:37:00 -0400Protests against President Nicolas Maduro, which have been raging for just under a month, show no signs of relenting. Both opponents and supporters of Maduro flooded the capital Caracas on Wednesday.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 18:23:00 -0400Elisabeth Moss and Samira Wiley star in Hulu's TV adaptation of Margaret Atwood's 1985 dystopian novel — in which fertile women become reproductive surrogates for powerful men and their barren wives.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 18:23:00 -0400President Trump has called out the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals, but the recent ruling on withholding federal grants was made by a single district court judge.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 18:21:00 -0400An inexpensive drug could dramatically reduce the number of deaths of mothers from bleeding after childbirth in low- and middle-income countries around the world.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 16:57:00 -0400Sudan has tender eyes, a craggy snout — and not long left to save his subspecies. So, a conservancy posted a Tinder profile for the elderly northern white rhino to raise money for fertility research.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 16:45:00 -0400Filmmaker Jonathan Demme died this morning in his New York apartment, of complications from esophageal cancer. He was 73 years old. Demme had the seemingly effortless ability to cross over from big budget Hollywood movies like "Silence of the Lambs" and "Philadelphia" to documentaries about Haiti and rockumentaries about Talking Heads and Neil Young.