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Listen The Year In Music From All Songs Considered

December 8, 2008 – Hear a far-reaching roundtable discussion of the year's best albums and biggest surprises.


Listen The Best CDs of 2008 (So Far)

June 25, 2008 – The halfway point of 2008 seems like a good time to look at the first half of a busy year in music.


Listen Jim James Of My Morning Jacket In Concert

June 19, 2008 – Hear the lead singer for My Morning Jacket recorded live, in a solo acoustic performance.


Listen 'Evil Urges' from My Morning Jacket

June 13, 2008 – Rock critic Ken Tucker reviews Evil Urges, the new album by My Morning Jacket.


Listen Lil Wayne, My Morning Jacket Release New CDs

June 10, 2008 – Critic Josh duLac looks at new music, including albums from Lil Wayne and Solomon Burke.


Listen SXSW Review

March 20, 2008 – On this edition of All Songs Considered we share our most memorable moments from South by Southwest.


Read SXSW 2008: My Morning Jacket

March 13, 2008 – The distinctly American band performs songs from its new album, Evil Urges, at SXSW.

Read My Morning Jacket, Yo La Tengo at SXSW

March 13, 2008 – My Morning Jacket performed with Yo La Tengo and The Whigs at Austin Music Hall.

Listen Guest DJ M. Ward

November 17, 2006 – New-folk artist M. Ward talks about his latest CD, Post-War and shares some of his favorite reco...


Listen An Early Live Gem from a Band on the Verge

October 31, 2006 – On My Morning Jacket's live "Lowdown," the song's unassuming and beautiful melody prevails.

Listen Fall Look Ahead 2006

September 21, 2006 – All Songs Considered host Bob Boilen talks with NPR reviewers Robert Christgau, Meredith Ochs, T...


Listen WXPN's All About the Music Festival WXPN

September 15, 2006 – WXPN's annual All About the Music Festival spawned many memorable performances. WXPN


Read Will Hermes' Top 10 CDs of 2005

December 17, 2005 – Will Hermes' picks include the "wonderfully strange" world of Animal Collective and Sigur Ros.

Read Tom Moon's Top 10 CDs of 2005

December 16, 2005 – Tom Moon's picks for the year's best CDs range from lo-fi indie folk to rediscovered jazz.

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