Music Articles archive
Watch Gangsta Rap Swap Meet Proprietor Wan Joon Kim Has Died
March 14, 2013 – Kim sold some of the earliest work of DJ Quik and Eazy-E when few stores would sell their music.
Watch The Classical Pianist With 55 Million YouTube Hits
March 14, 2013 – First get millions of fans, then the recording contract: still a new idea in classical music.
Listen SXSW 2013, Day Two: Just Say Yeah
Watch Dave Grohl's SXSW 2013 Keynote Speech
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.