November 26, 2008 I never thought of my Top 10 list as an obsession, but I need to rethink that.
November 19, 2008 The other night, I went to hear Brian Wilson perform his new work, That Lucky Old Sun, at the Warner Theatre in Washington, D.C. We hope to webcast a recording of part of that show soon.
November 17, 2008 When was the last time you sat down and listened to your favorite record, held the artwork in your hands and did nothing else? For me, it's been ages. I find it so easy to have my attention pulled away by the Web, by email or even a magazine. The ...
November 7, 2008 Jim White grew up in a deeply Pentecostal community and fell in love with the white gospel music he heard. But from there, White took a surprising path to becoming a full-time musician.
October 29, 2008 We're no longer accepting new nominations for the year's best CDs. Check back Tuesday the 18th to vote in the final poll.
October 21, 2008 The name of my new love is Bloom, and it's the best iPhone/iPod application ever. Bloom is the creation of Brian Eno (my musical hero) and musician Peter Chilvers; it makes ambient music that's lovely, relaxing and not tacky with the touch of your...
October 8, 2008 Kurt Wagner writes and sings beautiful songs with Lambchop, a hefty ensemble with a calm, restrained sound. When Wagner visited us, he came alone, with just a guitar and a good-natured sense of humor.
October 7, 2008 Starting today you will have to register to post to the blog. Don't worry. This will ultimately let you do a lot more with the site:
September 30, 2008 Streaming from our site today, a week before its release, is Bob Dylan's new The Tell Tale Signs: The Bootleg Series Vol. 8. It strikes me as nothing short of remark
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September 29, 2008 Will Sheff plays DJ on All Songs Considered this week. Will is the songwriter and guiding light for Okkervil River.
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September 21, 2008 It's Sunday and I'm on a train heading to New York for a chance to win an Emmy. I've been in radio 19 years, and earlier this year, we won an award for "lighting." A lighting award for an organization that not that long ago had all its eggs
September 10, 2008 Apple has just introduced iTunes 8 — and with it, a Pandora-like feature called "Genius." Here's how it works: You pick a song in your library and hit the "genius" button, and it creates a playlist based on the one song. You can then copy that pl...
September 8, 2008 Just a quick note to let you know that Radiohead's gift to their fans, an entire concert from their 2008 tour, is now online at NPR Music.
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September 5, 2008 Hear the band recorded live in concert, from one of the year's most memorable tours. Radiohead ended its run of U.S. cities this summer with a dazzling spectacle in Santa Barbara, Calif.
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September 3, 2008 Back in February, All Songs Considered invited Radiohead's Thom Yorke on the show to discuss the music he loved. He was happy to talk about someone else's music, after months of being asked about the record business and the decision he and h
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