All Songs Considered archive
Read Poll Results: Listeners Pick Their Favorite Albums of 2013
December 12, 2013 – See what albums NPR listeners picked in our year-end poll for the best music of 2013.
Listen Discussion: The Year in Music, 2013
Read Thanksgiving Edition: Songs About Your Family
Read New Mix: Death Grips, Angel Olsen, GEMS, and More
Read New Mix: John Vanderslice, Hospitality, Marijuana Deathsquads, More
November 12, 2013 – This week's essential mix includes metal from Italy, a new sound for the band Hospitality, and more.
Read New Mix: The Beatles, James Blake, Colin Meloy, More
November 5, 2013 – More unreleased Beatles recordings are on the way. Hear a rare cut and more on this week's mix.
Read New Mix: Death Cab For Cutie, Rhye's Milosh, La Luz, More
October 29, 2013 – Bob Boilen and Robin Hilton share their latest faves, including a band banned from the NYC subway.
Read Our Favorite Discoveries From The 2013 CMJ Music Festival
October 22, 2013 – Hear a killer mix of some of the standout bands we found at the 2013 CMJ Music festival.
Read New Mix: Sleigh Bells, Omar Souleyman, Blood Orange, More
October 15, 2013 – This week's essential mix from All Songs includes brash pop, Syrian dance jams, and more.
Read New Mix: Of Montreal, Gem Club, Perera Elsewhere, More
October 8, 2013 – This week's must-hear mix from All Songs includes Australian rap, trip-hop from Berlin, and more.
Read New Mix: Fuzz, Danny Brown, Linda Thompson, More
Read Fall Music Preview
Read New Mix: Beck, Best Coast, Joanna Gruesome, More
Watch Dave Grohl And Krist Novoselic Share Memories, Unreleased Tracks From 'In Utero'
September 10, 2013 – Nirvana's two surviving members recall their time recording what would be the band's last album.
Read New Music: Paul McCartney, Moby, Tim Hecker And More
September 3, 2013 – Hear some of fall's biggest releases, plus songs from Diarrhea Planet, The So So Glos and more.