Watch The Real Instrument Behind The Sound In 'Good Vibrations'
February 7, 2013 – Remembering the musician whose invention is almost always mistaken for a theremin.
Read Get Dumb: The Knuckle-Draggin' Riffs Of Endless Boogie
February 7, 2013 – "The Savagist" has the kind of boozy blues riff that sounds like boots sucking up mud.
Watch Reg Presley, The Voice Of 'Wild Thing,' Dies
Read New Music From The Knife, Four Tet And (Oh Yeah) My Bloody Valentine
February 5, 2013 – Hear how our show got hijacked by the most anticipated record of the last... wait for it.. 20 years.
Watch Bat For Lashes: Balladry, On Ableton And Autoharp WFUV
Watch Listening To My Bloody Valentine Three Ways
Read Trey Anastasio: The Truth About 'Valentine' WXPN
Read Next: Parquet Courts WXPN
Read Is Fleetwood Mac's Expanded 'Rumours' A Bit Much?
Watch Worth The Wait? Listen To My Bloody Valentine's 'm b v'
February 3, 2013 – On Saturday night, the band released its long-awaited new album, m b v. Hear the album and weigh in.
Read Kris Kristofferson On Writing For — And Outliving — His Idols
February 3, 2013 – The legendary songwriter is still performing at 76. His latest album is called Feeling Mortal.
Watch The Mountain Goats: 'This Year,' A Classic Revisited opbmusic
February 2, 2013 – Watch John Darnielle and his band perform one of their shout-along classics for opbmusic. opbmusic
Read 'Sound City': Music And Memories In An L.A. Landmark
January 31, 2013 – Dave Grohl lights up a famed L.A. studio for one last session in the documentary Sound City.
Read Ron Sexsmith: At Midlife, A Songwriter Ponders Mortality
January 31, 2013 – The Canadian musician reflects on personal setbacks and the strange comfort of sad songs.
Watch Trent Reznor: New Band, New Song, New Video, Still Terrifying
January 31, 2013 – The video for "How Long," from How To Destroy Angels' debut album, imagines a dystopian future.
Listen A Secret Atoms For Peace Track, Roxy Music As '20s Jazz, More
January 30, 2013 – Hear a hard-to-find cut from Thom Yorke's latest project, Atoms For Peace and more.
Read The Helio Sequence On World Cafe WXPN
Watch KCRW Presents: Lord Huron KCRW
Watch Thom Yorke And Friends On Making Music As Atoms For Peace
January 29, 2013 – The Radiohead singer and two bandmates discuss the process of recording their new album, Amok.
Read Father John Misty On World Cafe WXPN
Read First Listen: Jim James, 'Regions Of Light And Sound Of God'
January 27, 2013 – On his first full-length solo album, My Morning Jacket's singer seeks something bigger than himself.
Read First Listen: Thao And The Get Down Stay Down, 'We The Common'
January 27, 2013 – Playful but forceful, Thao infuses everything around her with electricity and mischievous boldness.
Read Trixie Whitley: Songs For A Charmed — And Checkered — Life
January 27, 2013 – Whitley was born with a musical pedigree and began her career with a super-producer's endorsement.
Watch After 17 Years, Adam Ant Transforms Again
Watch John Cale: The Return Of An Underground Icon KEXP