Music Articles archive
Watch Caroline Shaw, 30, Wins Pulitzer For Music
Read Tall Glass Of Rock Star-Ness: A Q&A With Questlove
April 15, 2013 – Questlove, drummer and co-founder of The Roots, talks about his upcoming memoir.
Read Heavy Rotation: 10 Songs Public Radio Can't Stop Playing
April 15, 2013 – Download new music from Samantha Crain, N.O.R.E., Phosphorescent, Devendra Banhart and more.
Watch Remembering Colin Davis, A Conductor Beloved Late In Life
April 14, 2013 – The knighted English conductor who won three Grammys died at age 85 on Sunday.
Read Nick Drake: 'A Real Musician's Musician'
Watch Yeah Yeah Yeahs On Love Songs, New York And Transforming On Stage
April 14, 2013 – Karen O, Nick Zinner and Brian Chase discuss their history, chemistry and the new album Mosquito.
Read Thao Nguyen's Musical Life Is Far From 'Common'
Read Extreme Drama: The Life And Music Of Richard Wagner
April 13, 2013 – For the bicentennial of the controversial composer's birth, conductor Marin Alsop rethinks Wagner.
Read The Music Of The Venezuelan Presidential Campaigns
April 12, 2013 – In Caracas, music supporting the candidates for the Venezuelan presidency is a constant presence.
Watch The Thatcher Era's Effect On British Music
Read Earl Hines: Big Bands And Beyond On A New Box Set
Read Whose MP3s Are They, Anyway?
Read Freshlyground: Polished African Pop On The Global Dance Floor
April 10, 2013 – Driven by Zolani Mahola's powerhouse voice, the band's new album reflects South African aspirations.
Read Talking 21st Century Songwriting With Kurt Vile
Read Johnny Cash's Columbia Catalog Out Now — As A 63-Disc Box Set
April 10, 2013 – The music Cash made while under contract with the label is now available as an imposing reissue.