Music Articles archive
Read Diplo: Building A Bridge From The Underground To The Mainstream
June 12, 2012 – The DJ and producer talks about his sometimes controversial role as a curator of global sounds.
Read NPR Music's 50 Favorite Songs Of 2012 (So Far)
Read Analog For Astronauts: An Ambient Classic Reimagined
June 12, 2012 – A UK-based group performs Brian Eno's NASA-inspired electronic music on conventional instruments.
Read Edmar Castaneda's 'Double Portion' Of Harp
Read The Cherrys And The Coltranes
Read Sidi Touré And The Sonic Heritage Of The Sahara
Read The Tallest Man On Earth: Tired Of Running
Read Fiona Apple: 'I Don't Really Have A Plan'
Watch Usher's Classic R&B Dances On The Cutting Edge
Watch 'Call Me Maybe': Behind The Song Of The Summer
Read Six Creative Presenters Finding New Audiences For Jazz
June 9, 2012 – Three concert presenters and three record labels explain how they're trying to attract new fans.
Read How 'The Queen Of British Ska' Wrestled With Race
Read Kishi Bashi: Unique Performances In Time
Read The Peril Of The Flying Violin