February 8, 2013 We had a special visit this afternoon from Butler University Mascots, Blue II & III (Trip), who came to Washington, D.C., itching to show their NPR love (so excited, in fact, that they could barely sit still).
February 8, 2013 Rob Lowe is just as friendly and enthusiastic as the character he plays on NBC's Parks and Recreation. He talked to Host Alex Cohen with Member Station KPCC about his movie and TV career, and the word that has brought him a new following, "literally." We're just glad to say he LITERALLY loves NPR.
February 5, 2013 Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke spoke to All Songs Considered Host Bob Boilen about his experimental group, Atoms For Peace, and took a moment to show us he's serious about his love for NPR.
January 31, 2013 Ben Harper and Charlie Musselwhite have been talking about making an album together for 10 years, and now it's out. They came in to talk to NPR host Steve Inskeep for Morning Edition about harmonica playing, song writing, and Muddy Waters. The guys even had a little love duet to show for NPR.
January 30, 2013 Al Roker, popular weatherman for NBC's Today show, has a new book called Never Goin' Back. He stopped by NPR NY to talk with Tell Me More Host Michel Martin about the motivation behind his latest project and spread some sunshine with his infectious smile and NPR love.
January 24, 2013 Aaron Neville spoke with Host Renee Montagne about the new doo-wop album. We wish you could hear the unexpected show Neville gave us as he sang to himself in our lobby, but this photo of him loving NPR will have to do.
January 23, 2013 Dustin Hoffman joined Fresh Air Host Terry Gross to talk aging, guns, his long movie career and his directorial debut with the new movie Quartet. While the rest of LA was just waking up, Dustin Hoffman took a moment after his 7:15 a.m. interview to show off his love for NPR.
January 21, 2013 Nashville-based gosepl singer Vicki Yohe recently stopped by NPR for a performance chat with Tell Me More Host Michel Martin. After performing a few of her popular sings, Yohe took to the 88 keys to showed her love for NPR.
January 16, 2013 British singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran is taking the U.S. and the U.K. by storm with his Grammy-nominated song "The A Team." He talked to Morning Edition host David Greene about couch surfing his way to success, and before leaving, showed that he's singing our tune, with some NPR love.
January 15, 2013 Ozomatli has always made danceable, family-friendly music, and now they've got an album out just for kids, that parents will like, too. Hear band member Jiro Yamaguchi talk to Tell Me More host Michel Martin about the album Ozomatli Presents OzoKids, and see him sport some NPR love.
January 11, 2013 Though we've retired our decorations for another year, we turned up a couple festive items left to brighten post-holiday spirits. While in Washington, D.C. for Morning Edition interviews about their holiday albums, Colbie Caillat and KEM warmed our hearts with their love for NPR.
January 9, 2013 Actress Maya Rudolph and jazz musician Gretchen Lieberum had a band back in college, and now they're back together as Princess, a Prince cover band. While they still might love Prince more, they've clearly reserved some love for NPR.
January 8, 2013 R&B singer Miguel saved some love for NPR during a visit to our headquarters. There he played a Tiny Desk Concert for NPR Music and shared his story with Tell Me More Host Michel Martin.
January 3, 2013 Hugh Bonneville, Jim Carter, Sophie McShera, Elizabeth McGovern, Joanne Froggatt and Rob James-Collier of the popular PBS period drama Downton Abbey show a little love for NPR while in the States earlier this month.
January 2, 2013 Director Cameron Crowe and saxophonist Trevor Lawrence talked to NPR guest host Celeste Headlee on the 40th anniversary of Marvin Gaye's only film score, for the movie Trouble Man. And though neither of the two is used to being in front of the camera, they had no trouble posing to show NPR love.