June 27, 2012 Is it possible to make a top ten list of albums everyone can agree on? With your help this summer, we're at least going to try!
June 26, 2012 An old gem from the English folk singer who is back with his first new studio record in more than 40 years.
Regina Spektor, performing live at Le Poisson Rouge in New York City, May 31, 2012.
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June 23, 2012 The warmly eclectic singer-songwriter Regina Spektor played old favorites and introduced fans to highlights from her lovely new album, What We Saw From the Cheap Seats.
Simone White, from her video for the song "Flowers In May," from her 2012 album Silver Silver.
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June 23, 2012 The Los Angeles-based singer finds deeper meanings in life's more mundane moments while recalling a lost friend.
June 20, 2012 See how listeners voted in our mid-year poll for the year's best albums (so far).
The discussion over music sharing and compensation has been taking place since long before digital downloads were available.
June 19, 2012 An NPR Music intern enters the long-running discussion of the ethics of taking music without paying for it — and fans, artists and managers weigh in on both sides.
June 12, 2012 It's time again to vote for your favorite records of the year (so far).
June 8, 2012 The French electro-pop artist and film composer uses a painstakingly produced stop-animation video to tell a classic fairytale from her latest album, Franky Knight.
Grizzly Bear in the studio.
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June 5, 2012 The band will release a new full-length record on Sept. 18. Hear the first track, "Sleeping Ute."
June 5, 2012 Is it possible to make a Top 10 list of records we can agree on? With your help, we're certainly going to try. Vote for the records you think everyone will love.
May 31, 2012 All Songs Considered hosts Bob Boilen and Robin Hilton are taking their show on the road — and want you to join them.
May 31, 2012 Hear and download a new song from the beautifully frenetic electronic pop oddball from his upcoming album America.
May 31, 2012 Is it possible to make a top ten list of albums everyone can agree on? We're at least going to try!
The Hilton family all dressed up, possibly for the John Denver show at Kemper Arena. Robin's the one in the light blue suit, with the lapels.
May 29, 2012 Is there a song that makes you think of your parents every time it comes on the radio? We want you to share your memories: For better or worse, how did your parents' record collection shape your taste in music?
Wild Flag (and former Sleater-Kinney) drummer Janet Weiss, performing live at the NPR Music day party, during the South by Southwest Music Festival in Austin, TX.
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May 25, 2012 Wild Flag (and former Sleater-Kinney) drummer Janet Weiss shares some of her all-time favorite drum fills and intros. Can you guess what songs they're from?
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