Scene from the Song Lux video "Alternate World."
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January 31, 2014 The electro-beat guru's song gets a steamy and thought-provoking treatment in its new video.
January 29, 2014 In its latest video, the band finds itself fretting about the trappings of adulthood: fears about making enough money, learning valuable life lessons and caring for their children.
A scene from The Zolas video "Ancient Mars."
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January 23, 2014 The mysterious case of Elisa Lam, who died while traveling alone in Los Angeles, inspires a transfixing new video from a Canadian pop duo.
The Wu Force, captured in an illustration by Michael Arthur.
January 16, 2014 While photographers click and shoot their way through live concerts, capturing the best moments in fractions of seconds, illustrator Michael Arthur prefers to preserve the highlights at what some might consider glacial speed.
January 8, 2014 Singer and guitarist Annie Clark shares exclusive previews of brand-new music and recounts how meeting a live rattlesnake and the specter of a dead political activist inspired her fourth LP.
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Lily & Madeleine, at a Tiny Desk concert in November 2013.
January 7, 2014 Sisters Lily and Madeleine Jurkiewicz aren't the youngest musicians ever to play the Tiny Desk, but they come pretty close. Their music — a restrained, homespun mix of folk and pop with undeniably sweet harmonies — certainly ranks among the loveliest to grace the NPR Music offices.
January 6, 2014 A new year brings yet another opportunity to hit the rest button and resolve to change some of your music listening habits.
The Flaming Lips put out Robin Hilton's favorite album of the year. Son Lux, Telekinesis, James Blake, Foxygen, and many, many other artists and bands also released Robin's number one album of the year.
December 16, 2013 The co-host for NPR Music's All Songs Considered shares the albums he returned to the most in 2013.
December 4, 2013 What were your top 10 albums of the year? Vote for the best of 2013 in All Songs Considered's listener survey.
November 18, 2013 With Thanksgiving rapidly approaching, it's a good time to reflect on the people in our lives who helped make us who we are and the music that reminds us of them. Tell us about a song that describes your family, for better or worse. We'll feature some of your picks on All Songs Considered.
November 13, 2013 Is it possible to come up with a top ten list of records everyone can agree on? What's been the most popular decade for music? What are the least-heard albums? We found answers to these questions and more in our summer-long poll.
Marijuana Deathsquads performing live at the 9:30 Club in Washington, D.C.
November 8, 2013 See the Minneapolis-based noise-rock band's unforgettable set from the 9:30 Club in Washington, D.C.
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Nine Inch Nails frontman Trent Reznor, performing live at the 2013 Mt. Oasis festival.
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November 8, 2013 The first-ever Mountain Oasis festival went down the weekend before Halloween in Asheville, N.C., filling the city's streets with music and costumed fans. See some of the live performances and street scenes in animated GIFs.
Polica, performing live at the 9:30 Club in Washington, D.C.
November 6, 2013 Hear lead singer Channy Leaneagh and the rest of this exciting Minneapolis band recorded live at the 9:30 Club on Nov. 6, 2013.
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November 5, 2013 The latest video from Berlin-based, ambient trip-hop artist Perera Elsewhere imagines a dystopian world drowning in its on excess.
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