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Pearl Jam (top left), Missy Elliott (top right), the cover of Nirvana's Nevermind (bottom right), PJ Harvey (bottom left), Jeff Mangum of Neutral Milk Hotel (center).

Read The '90s Are Back, Or Whatever...

July 9, 2013 – This week, All Songs Considered examines the music of the '90s at its best, worst and weirdest.


In 1994, a cover by the late Jeff Buckley helped save "Hallelujah" from musical obscurity.

Watch Dozens Of Covers Later, 'Hallelujah' Endures

December 2, 2012 – Leonard Cohen's "Hallelujah" is a popular power anthem now, but almost never saw light of day.


Townes van Zandt (left) and Jeff Buckley (right).

Read World Cafe Looks Back: Musicians We Miss WXPN

April 30, 2012 – Hear rare interviews with Townes Van Zandt and Jeff Buckley, two songwriters with lasting legacies. WXPN


Jeff Buckley's Grace

Watch You've Never Heard Jeff Buckley's 'Grace'?!

February 9, 2012 – All Songs Considered intern Dan Raby takes a first look at Buckley's 1994 classic album.

Read Evolution Of A Song: 'Strange Fruit'

June 22, 2009 – Hear singers who have invested the song with new meaning, including Billie Holiday and Rene Marie.

Listen Assisted Listen: TV Homage Boosts Buckley

March 11, 2008 – A closer look at the late songwriter Jeff Buckley, the posthumous American Idol phenom.


Listen Ten Years Gone, Jeff Buckley's Voice Lingers

May 29, 2007 – The singer and guitarist released only one studio CD, Grace, in his short lifetime.


Listen Jeff Buckley, Tom Verlaine, Rokia Traore

October 1, 2001 – African stories from Rokia Traore; legendary Timbuktu artist Ali Farka Toure; the fingers and th...

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