Read Inside Listening: The Mountain Goats' Bassist On His Own Band's Albums
August 9, 2013 – Do musicians listen to their own music differently? Peter Hughes of The Mountain Goats finds out.
Read Maxwell's, The Beloved New Jersey Venue, Closes
Read Singer, Songwriter J.J. Cale Dead From Heart Attack At 74
July 27, 2013 – The musician wrote such hits as "After Midnight" and "Cocaine" for Eric Clapton.
Read Sub Pop Celebrates 25 Years Of Artisanal Music
Watch Waxahatchee: A Lonesome Voice, Raised In Basements
June 23, 2013 – A gigging musician since age 14, Katie Crutchfield has found success in writing from experience.
Watch The Beatles' Defining Moment (Hint: It's Not 'Sgt. Pepper')
June 16, 2013 – Author Colin Fleming says early BBC sessions provide a blueprint for who the band would become.
Watch The Doors' Keyboard Counterpoint Goes Silent
Watch Big Songs, Big Hype (Oh Yeah, They're Women)
Watch 'A Truth Never Told': Remembering Slayer's Jeff Hanneman
May 3, 2013 – The guitarist channeled darkness into the sound of a band that exemplifies pain.
Watch Justin Timberlake And The AC/DC Rule
Read The Rolling Stones And Hyde Park In 1969
Watch Metz: NPR Front Row
Read Mark Lanegan: A Secret Rock Star Still Shines Darkly
April 2, 2013 – Still best known as the singer for grunge-era group Screaming Trees, Mark Lanegan has stayed busy.
Watch Remembering Paul Williams, Founder Of Rock Magazine 'Crawdaddy!'
March 30, 2013 – Paul Williams started the first American rock magazine as a college student in 1966.
Watch Depeche Mode: A Dark And Steady 'Machine' KCRW