Music Articles archive
Read At SXSW, A 71-Year-Old Guitarist Makes A Belated Debut
March 14, 2013 – This week in Austin, Harry Taussig is performing in public for the first time.
Read The Moving Sidewalks: Where The British Invasion Met Texas Blues
March 13, 2013 – Before he became the guitarist for ZZ Top, Billy Gibbons was in a band called the Moving Sidewalks.
Listen SXSW 2013, Day One: Beards, Snuggies And Gourmet Rap
March 13, 2013 – The All Songs crew picks their favorite performers from the first night of SXSW 2013.
Watch Adrian Younge: Looking Back To Move Hip-Hop Forward
March 12, 2013 – Spaghetti Westerns, Philadelphia soul, opera and Wu-Tang come together in the producer's music.
Watch Toro Y Moi: A Pioneer Of 'Chillwave' On California's Complications
March 11, 2013 – For electro-pop artist Toro y Moi, change is hard — but not necessarily uncomfortable.
Watch When Punk Met Funk, Deep In The Heart Of Texas
Watch Tegan And Sara Reach Out To New Audiences
Read Tadd Dameron, A Jazz Master With A 'Lyrical Grace'
March 9, 2013 – A new biography shines a light on the too-brief life of the man known as "The Architect of Bop."
Watch Dave Grohl Finds Music's Human Element — In A Machine
March 8, 2013 – Grohl's new documentary explores how a piece of equipment in one L.A. studio changed music history.
Watch Can You Make Sad Songs Sound Happy (And Vice Versa)?
March 8, 2013 – Converting songs in minor keys to major ones raises questions about how the brain processes music.
Read Heavy Rotation: 5 Songs Public Radio Can't Stop Playing
March 26, 2013 – Download songs by CHVRCHES, Joey Bada$$, Frightened Rabbit, Lady Lamb the Beekeeper and Tame Impala.
Watch D'Angelo And Questlove Bare The Roots Of 'Voodoo'
Read Why I'm Not Going To SXSW This Year
Read Latin Gold In The Frozen North At Toronto's Lula Lounge
March 4, 2013 – A new compilation, Lula Lounge: Essential Tracks, showcases Canada's thriving Latin music scene.