Music Articles archive
Listen Remembering Butch Morris, The Man Who Conducted Improvisation
January 30, 2013 – With a wide variety of musicians, he pioneered a system of spontaneous arranging called Conduction.
Listen A 1969 Bootleg Unearths Miles Davis' 'Lost' Quintet
January 30, 2013 – Live recordings capture a groundbreaking artist between two vastly different periods in his career.
Watch A Little Part Of Poulenc In All Of Us
Listen Paloma Faith's 'Fall To Grace' Is A Keeper
Watch All The Singular Ladies: 6 Women At The Cutting Edge Of R&B
January 30, 2013 – In 2013, women are poised to take the mantle of progressive R&B. Here are a few worth watching.
Read Butch Morris, Jazz Bandleader And Conductor, Dies
Watch Thom Yorke And Friends On Making Music As Atoms For Peace
January 29, 2013 – The Radiohead singer and two bandmates discuss the process of recording their new album, Amok.
Listen Rising Postal Rates Squeeze Small Record Labels
Watch Leroy 'Sugarfoot' Bonner, Frontman Of The Ohio Players, Dies
January 28, 2013 – The funk band had seven top forty hits in the 1970s.
Watch Meet The Musical Mendelssohns: Felix And Fanny
Watch Big Freedia Lays Out The Basics Of Bounce
Listen Trixie Whitley: Songs For A Charmed — And Checkered — Life
January 27, 2013 – Whitley was born with a musical pedigree and began her career with a super-producer's endorsement.
Listen 25 Years Strong, 'Phantom Of The Opera' Kills And Kills Again
January 27, 2013 – Phantom on Saturday became the first show in Broadway history to run for a quarter century.
Watch After 17 Years, Adam Ant Transforms Again
Watch The Composer Who Tested Fighter Planes And Partied With Sinatra
January 26, 2013 – A cool ladies' man with a shaved head, Jimmy Van Heusen wrote dozens of hits and won four Oscars.