Rock Music Interviews
Read Out Of A Cult, Into The World: Owens' Transformation
January 12, 2013 – After Christopher Owens fled the cult he grew up in, he used his musical talent to launch a career.
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
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 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.
Listen Jack Black: On Music, Mayhem And Murder
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.
Watch Perfume Genius: A 'Creepy, Beautiful Mix'
Watch Rod Stewart: Big Dreams, Bigger Hair
Read 'Mellon Collie' Mystery Girl
Read For One Day, NPR Gets A House Band: Los Straitjackets
December 5, 2012 – The surf-rock band spends a day hanging out at NPR and providing All Things Considered's soundtrack.
Watch A $100 Guitar Makes A 30,000-Mile Odyssey
Read The Evens: The Power Of Turning Down The Volume
Watch Dozens Of Covers Later, 'Hallelujah' Endures
Read A Trove Of Chats With Music Icons, Now Online