Watch KCRW Presents: Atlas Genius KCRW
Watch Scott Walker: 'I Don't Listen Again And I Move On' WXPN
January 9, 2013 – The ambitious, venerated singer and composer says he has reached the "point of no return." WXPN
Watch David Byrne & St. Vincent In Concert
Read The Unsung Pioneer Of Louisiana Swamp-Pop
Watch There's A Brand New David Bowie Song
Read New Music From Tom Waits & Keith Richards, Ra Ra Riot, Villagers, More
January 8, 2013 – Tom Waits and Keith Richards do a traditional sea chantey. Hear that and more on this week's show.
Watch Alt-J: An 'Awesome Wave' Of Eccentric Rock opbmusic
Read Next: Kail Baxley WXPN
Listen Fountains Of Wayne On Mountain Stage
Read First Listen: Indians, 'Somewhere Else'
Watch Bikini Kill Rises Again, No Less Relevant
Read The 'Life And Liberation' Of A Black Female Metal Fan
January 4, 2013 – Laina Dawes has loved heavy metal since she was 8, but her peers haven't always loved her back.
Watch People Get Ready On World Cafe WXPN
Watch Ty Segall Forms Yet Another Band, Releases New Songs
January 3, 2013 – By our count this is the ninth band or side-project for the already ridiculously prolific guitarist.
Watch Mount Eerie Plays 'An Absurd Concert To Nobody'
Listen Jack Black: On Music, Mayhem And Murder
Watch Dropkick Murphys: A 'Rose Tattoo' Tells A Life Story
January 1, 2013 – The new single from the Irish punk band serves as a memorial to singer Ken Casey's grandfather.
Read Alabama Shakes On World Cafe WXPN
Read First Listen: Broadcast, 'Berberian Sound Studio'
Watch It's Never Early To Think About 2013's Best Music
Read Beck Explains 'Song Reader,' An Album Fans Perform Themselves
December 29, 2012 – The shape-shifting musician's latest release is less an album than a blueprint.
Read Johnny Cash's Boyhood Home Tells The Story Of A Town
December 29, 2012 – With guidance from Cash's siblings, the tiny, dilapidated house is being painstakingly restored.
Read Lord Huron On World Cafe WXPN
Watch The Killers Return, Guitar-Rock Holdouts In A Pop World
December 26, 2012 – One of few stadium-rock acts left on the radio, the band emerged from a five-year hiatus this fall.