August 22, 2019 Notes On A Conditional Form comes out Feb. 21, 2020. On its first single, Matty Healy warns: "It's Monday morning and we've only got a thousand of them left."
Alex Trebek on the set of the Jeopardy! Million Dollar Celebrity Invitational Tournament on April 17, 2010.
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July 24, 2019 Jeopardy! has been in the news a lot this year, both for James Holzhauer's historic championship run and for Alex Trebek's recent cancer diagnosis. But when we talked about the long-running game show last year, it was just an eternal juggernaut. (This episode originally aired July 11, 2018.)
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You don't have to believe in astrology to believe in roséwave.
July 10, 2019 Our playlist highlights each astrological sign's best and worst attributes, whether you're as meticulous as fellow Virgo Beyonce, moody as a Cancer (and Frank Ocean) or free-spirited as Bjork.
Clockwise from upper left: Joseph, Asia, Bad Heaven Ltd., Strange Ranger, Long Beard
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July 9, 2019 Full disclosure: Sad songs make up most of this week's All Songs Considered. But fans of Julien Baker or Japanese Breakfast will love the five new artists we share on this episode.
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Billie Eilish performs on the on day five of Glastonbury Festival at Worthy Farm, Pilton on June 30, 2019.
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July 2, 2019 It's our second annual songs of summer spectacular! Every year at NPR Music we debate which hits might be remembered as "the song of the summer" — sometimes it's a frothy pop song, or a star-packed hip-hop banger, or simply a song that gets played on the radio over and over again until we're beaten into submission. This week we're bringing in a revolving cast of my colleagues from NPR Music, each of whom will play us one song — one nominee to be the unofficial Song Of The Summer for 2019.
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Foxing plays at the Tiny Desk on May 1, 2019 (Claire Harbage/NPR).
June 12, 2019 Foxing is at the forefront of an emo revival, heavily influenced by late-'90s and early 2000s groups like Sunny Day Real Estate and American Football.
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June 11, 2019 This week's essential mix from All Songs Considered includes the honey-sludge pop of Haybaby, cathartic rock from the Shreveport band Seratones, dancer-turned singer-songwriter Jordan Moser and more.
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Roséwave is officially back for another summer of pink drinks and seasonally-appropriate bops, bangers and deep cuts.
June 5, 2019 Our one-word Twitter joke turned full-on lifestyle is back for a third season of sommelier-level playlist curation, from Lizzo to Vanessa Carlton to, yes, Lil Nas X.
Jay Som's new album is called Anak Ko.
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June 4, 2019 Anak Ko, Melina Duterte's first full-length album since 2017's Everbody Else, will be out August 23.
Clockwise from top left: Lauren Weintraub, King Hoodie, Bandits On The Run, The Collection, Grayson Erhard, Blessing Offor.
May 22, 2019 An incredibly strong pool of artists entered this year's Tiny Desk Contest. And though there's just one winner, there were so many more entries our judges loved.
Pussy Riot performs during a show as part of the Festival Ceremonia 2019 at Foro Pegaso on April 6 in Toluca, Mexico.
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May 7, 2019 In a new book, punk scholar Vivien Goldman traces the formation, rise and global reach of punk rock — demonstrating women's central place within it.
Clockwise from top left: Ki5, Kora Feder, All The Time Always, Erin Lunsford, Once & Future, Lauren Eylise
May 2, 2019 Our judges are one week closer to picking this year's winner! In the meantime, we hope you discover a new song or artist to love out of our favorite entries from this week.
Clockwise from top left: Racoma; Eric Long; Goons; Astyn Turrentine
April 25, 2019 Our Tiny Desk Contest judges are excited to pick the 2019 winner. But in the meantime, watch the entries that impressed us this week.
April 24, 2019 On "My Mother and I," The singer, who was adopted, takes a deeply affecting look at the relationships between mothers and their children.