The artwork for Wolfgang Voigt's new GAS album, NARKOPOP.
March 15, 2017 NARKOPOP, Voight's first GAS album since his landmark POP project, is due out April 21.
Bob Boilen's favorite discovery on Tuesday was Taiwan's Hello Nico.
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March 15, 2017 Public radio hosts share their favorite performances from the first big night the year's craziest music festival.
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Father John Misty opened his performance on Saturday Night Live with "Total Entertainment Forever."
March 5, 2017 The troubadour provocateur performed two songs from his upcoming album, Pure Comedy.
Scottish bard Alasdair Roberts will release his new album, Pangs, on Feb. 24.
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February 22, 2017 The king of Scottish folk singers accepts a crown (of sorts) in this video directed by filmmaker Catriona MacInnes.
Guitarist Larry Coryell recorded or appeared on more than 100 albums during a jazz career that spanned more than 50 years.
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February 20, 2017 The jazz-rock pioneer passed away in his sleep Feb. 19 in New York City.
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From left, Vancouver-based producer Flørist, British duo Payfone, and Gary, Indiana's finest, Jlin.
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February 3, 2017 We needed salvation, and these songs delivered.
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New Zealand-based dream-pop band Yumi Zouma.
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January 24, 2017 Watch a gravity-defying video from a band whose songs often represent momentary respites from reality.
Sturgill Simpson performed on Saturday Night Live.
January 16, 2017 The Grammy Award nominee brought down the house during SNL's season premiere.
Cass McCombs performs live on Treeline Stage at Pickathon.
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December 29, 2016 The enigmatic songwriter performs the lead single from his latest album, Mangy Love, at the Oregon music festival.
Anderson .Paak performs live for KCRW's Morning Becomes Eclectic on March 22, 2016.
December 23, 2016 Public radio stations across the country captured hundreds of joyful, intimate sessions this year. Watch a few of our favorites.
Byron The Aquarius, Avalon Emerson and Jayda G released some of our favorite dance tunes of the year.
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December 16, 2016 Stream a mix of the best electronic underground tunes of the year.
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December 1, 2016 We've got ambient atmospherics for a time of tension. Hear new music from Dedekind Cut, Visible Cloaks, Tycho, Yussef Kamaal, MJ Guider and Burial.
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The Radio Dept.'s new album, Running Out Of Love, comes out Oct. 21.
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October 13, 2016 The protest album is alive and well in 2016. Listen to a synth-pop record created to fight the rise of far-right nationalism in Sweden.
Gallant is held hostage in his new video for "Skipping Stones."
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September 28, 2016 Gallant, one of our favorite new singers, takes a backseat (literally) to Aiko in this mysterious video.