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Weekend Edition's music director picks hidden gems in jazz, world music, classical and rock. This years artists include The Black Keys, Sonos, El Guincho, and more.
December 6, 2009 Weekend Edition's music director picks hidden gems in jazz, world music, classical and rock.
November 8, 2009 Weekend Edition director Ned Wharton has been making music recommendations for a decade.
December 14, 2008 Weekend Edition director Ned Wharton presents his annual music gift guide — with a digital twist.
December 9, 2007 Ned Wharton has surveyed the music of 2007, and offers these suggestions for your shopping list.
August 12, 2007 Popular artists are shaking up traditional Americana music with bold interpretations and new sounds.
May 6, 2007 DVDs featuring singer Oliver Mtukudzi and trumpeter Terence Blanchard take viewers behind the music.
February 11, 2007 We've scanned this year's Grammy nominees to highlight some gems beyond the musical blockbusters.
November 26, 2006 A collection of recordings offbeat enough to surprise your favorite music lover this holiday season.
September 24, 2006 Artists making music for the tween movie market include indie rockers Ben Folds and Paul Westerberg.
July 23, 2006 Their music has evolved since their last visit to NPR: Vienna Teng and Kaki King.
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