Songs Of Love And Loathing archive
Read The Mix: Slow And Low Valentine Jams
Read Bitter Pills For Bitter Pills: Five Essential Breakup Songs
February 10, 2011 – Follow the five stages of breakup music, from denial to a bitterness that masquerades as acceptance.
Listen Valentines, Schmalentines: Songs Of Love And Other Ailments
February 9, 2011 – This week on Alt.Latino, it's a Valentine's Day mix of mostly acerbic love (and anti-love) songs.
Listen Breakup Songs, Wherein We Acknowledge Valentine's Day
February 10, 2010 – The hosts of All Songs Considered acknowledge Valentine's Day with their favorite breakup songs.
Read It's Over Now: Songs For Heartbreakers WESA
Read Opera Screams 'I Love You'
February 13, 2009 – Opera covers virtually every facet of romance. Hear five opera arias addressing the power of love.
Read Sad Rap: Hip-Hop Laments For Valentine's Day
February 12, 2009 – Hip-hop heavyweights may seem tough, but there's a tender heart inside even the brashest rapper.
Read WGUC's Classical Love Notes WVXU
Listen Lesser-Known Love Songs
Read The Make-Out Mix: Love Songs From NPR Music
February 9, 2009 – Feel the love with more than 100 songs chosen by NPR Music's partner stations.
Read Canciones de Amor: Boleros for Your Lover
February 14, 2008 – Just in time for Valentine's Day, listen to five very different boleros.
Listen A Valentine's Mix Tape from 'Talk of the Nation'
Listen Music to Fall in Love With
Read Forget Jewelry: Give Your Love Music WESA