Music Interviews archive
Read After Decades Of Dreaming, Dolly Parton Says, 'Dream More'
November 27, 2012 – In her new book Dream More, Parton explains the principles behind her enormous commercial success.
Read Meshell Ndegeocello Honors Simone's 'Sovereign Soul'
November 26, 2012 – The singer performs the songs of Nina Simone on her new album, Pour Une Âme Souveraine.
Read Michel Van Der Aa Wins The Grawemeyer Award For Music
November 25, 2012 – Watch an excerpt of a cello concerto/short film that has earned the Dutch composer the prize.
Read Martha Wainwright On New Motherhood, And A Mother Lost
November 25, 2012 – Wainwright's newest album was inspired by two big changes in her family — a birth and a death.
Watch Alicia Keys: How A 'Girl On Fire' Keeps From Burning Out
November 25, 2012 – Now married and a mother, Keys says she's more vigilant than ever about remaining productive.
Read Piney Gir: From 'The Muppets' To 'Geronimo'
Read Songwriter Paloma Faith's 'Fall To Grace'
Read Missy Mazzoli: A New Opera And New Attitude For Classical Music
November 23, 2012 – The young composer from Brooklyn battles the stereotypes in classical music.
Macklemore's Brand Of Socially Conscious Rap
Read Tiny Desk Brings 250 Concerts To The Masses
Read Max Richter Recomposes 'The Four Seasons'
Read The Key To Zen For Tony Bennett: 'Life Is A Gift'
Read Beethoven's Famous 4 Notes: Truly Revolutionary Music
November 19, 2012 – A leading conductor and an author explain the resonances behind a famous phrase in music.