Don Wilson, cofounder of the instrumental guitar group The Ventures, dies at age 88

DON WILSON, COFOUNDER OF THE INSTRUMENTAL GUITAR GROUP THE VENTURES, DIES AT AGE 88

Wilson played rythim guitar for The Ventures, which with over 100 million records sold, was the best-selling instrumental band of all...

Opinion: Sea shanties written for the digital age

OPINION: SEA SHANTIES WRITTEN FOR THE DIGITAL AGE

Scott Simon imagines a world where beleaguered IT workers gained the recognition they deserve through the use of sea shanties.

 
 
 
Tom Smith, founding member of noise band To Live and Shave in L.A., has died at 65

TOM SMITH, FOUNDING MEMBER OF NOISE BAND TO LIVE AND SHAVE IN L.A., HAS DIED AT 65

The prolific artist was a mentor to generations of experimental musicians.

The cuatro players of C4 Trio are the future of Venezuela's national instrument

THE CUATRO PLAYERS OF C4 TRIO ARE THE FUTURE OF VENEZUELA'S NATIONAL INSTRUMENT

From their unlikely start as rival contestants in a music competition, the Venezuelan cuatro players of C4 Trio have become a big concert...

 
 
 
From hairdresser to L.A. lounge icon, Marty Roberts is remembered as a musical idol

FROM HAIRDRESSER TO L.A. LOUNGE ICON, MARTY ROBERTS IS REMEMBERED AS A MUSICAL IDOL

After performing six nights a week for four decades, LA musician Marty Roberts has died. He was half of the husband-and-wife duo Marty...

MARTY ROBERTS OF LOS ANGELES LOUNGE DUO MARTY & ELAYNE IS DEAD AT 89

After performing six nights a week for nearly four decades, Los Angeles musician Marty Roberts has died. He was half of the husband-and-wife...

 
 
 

REMEMBERING RONNIE SPECTOR, LEAD SINGER OF THE RONETTES

Spector, who died Jan. 12, was part of the 1960s girl group that gave us "Be My Baby." She left the music business for some years but...

World Cafe 30th Anniversary Playlist: 2004

WORLD CAFE 30TH ANNIVERSARY PLAYLIST: 2004

Muscially, 2004 was a notable for releases from OutKast, The Arcade FIre, Kanye West, Green Day and many more. Let's look back.

 
 
 
Chris Pierce on Mountain Stage

CHRIS PIERCE ON MOUNTAIN STAGE

Chris Pierce brings to the Mountain Stage a gripping selection of songs from his album American Silence. (Image credit: Brian Blauser/Mountain...

The artists who inspired Finneas' debut solo album 'Optimist' may surprise you

THE ARTISTS WHO INSPIRED FINNEAS' DEBUT SOLO ALBUM 'OPTIMIST' MAY SURPRISE YOU

It's an introspective, direct album with heartfelt lyrics and, of course, impeccable production. (Image credit: Luke Fenstermaker/Courtesy...

 
 
 
Meat Loaf, Grammy-winning singer famous for 'I'd Do Anything For Love,' dies at 74

MEAT LOAF, GRAMMY-WINNING SINGER FAMOUS FOR 'I'D DO ANYTHING FOR LOVE,' DIES AT 74

Meat Loaf, born Marvin Lee Aday, was best known for Bat Out Of Hell, one of the best selling albums of all time. (Image credit: Charles...

John Mellencamp reflects on a world estranged on new album 'Strictly a One-Eyed Jack'

JOHN MELLENCAMP REFLECTS ON A WORLD ESTRANGED ON NEW ALBUM 'STRICTLY A ONE-EYED JACK'

Rock & Roll Hall of Famer John Mellencamp returns with his first album of original songs in five years, Strictly a One-Eyed Jack. (Image...

 
 
 

MEAT LOAF, GRAMMY-WINNING AMERICAN SINGER AND ACTOR, DIES AT 74

Meat Loaf, born Marvin Lee Aday, was best known for Bat Out Of Hell , one of the best-selling albums of all time. He also appeared...

Meat Loaf, Grammy-winning singer famous for 'I'd Do Anything For Love,' has died

MEAT LOAF, GRAMMY-WINNING SINGER FAMOUS FOR 'I'D DO ANYTHING FOR LOVE,' HAS DIED

Meat Loaf, born Marvin Lee Aday, was best known for Bat Out Of Hell, one of the best selling albums of all time. (Image credit: Charles...

 
 
 
Tiny Desk Meets globalFEST: Al Bilali Soudan, Kiran Ahluwalia, Tufan Derince

TINY DESK MEETS GLOBALFEST: AL BILALI SOUDAN, KIRAN AHLUWALIA, TUFAN DERINCE

For the second consecutive year, NPR teams up with globalFEST for a thrilling online music festival we call Tiny Desk Meets globalFEST.

Brazilian samba singer Elza Soares dies at 91

BRAZILIAN SAMBA SINGER ELZA SOARES DIES AT 91

Soares "moved the world with her voice, her strength and her determination," her family's announcement said, "forever... in our hearts...

 
 
 
Adele postpones Vegas show in tearful post, saying half of her team is out with COVID

ADELE POSTPONES VEGAS SHOW IN TEARFUL POST, SAYING HALF OF HER TEAM IS OUT WITH COVID

Weekends with Adele was originally scheduled to run from Jan. 21 to April 16. The singer announced that the Las Vegas residency was...

Sierra Ferrell seems to have always known where she was headed

SIERRA FERRELL SEEMS TO HAVE ALWAYS KNOWN WHERE SHE WAS HEADED

In this session, Sierra Ferrell talks about her life and adventures so far. Plus, you'll hear live recordings of her performances from...

 
 
 
Bobby McFerrin reflects on going from the hotel bar to prescribing 'medicine music'

BOBBY MCFERRIN REFLECTS ON GOING FROM THE HOTEL BAR TO PRESCRIBING 'MEDICINE MUSIC'

Host Christian McBride talks with vocalist and 2020 NEA Jazz Master Bobby McFerrin. We'll hear tracks from his vast catalog, stories...

Tabla player Badal Roy, known for his cutting-edge jazz collaborations, dies at 82

TABLA PLAYER BADAL ROY, KNOWN FOR HIS CUTTING-EDGE JAZZ COLLABORATIONS, DIES AT 82

The tabla player worked with trailblazing collaborators including Miles Davis and Ornette Coleman. (Image credit: Daniel Boczarski/Getty...

 
 
 



SENSATION! PREMIERE! THE LIVE STREAM!

SENSATION! PREMIERE! THE LIVE STREAM! 19 April at 20:00(Atlanta,USA), at 3:00 (Moscow,Russia) the Transfer of the group "The show broadway group" ON the AMERICAN INTERNATIONAL... Read more ...

Law on local radio Freedom

Chuck Schumer U.S. senator Dear Mr. Gorbunov: Thank You for contacting me to Express your concern about S. Con.Res.6, the Law on local radio Freedom. While the local... Read more ...

The Hits Collection Igor Gorbunov

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Will Smith Thought “The Pursuit Of Happyness” Was The Pinnacle Of His Career

Will Smith explains why he thought he would never make another movie as good as "The Pursuit of Happyness." Read more ...

This Pre-Moisturizer Skin-Care Step Could Help You Fend Off Winter Dryness

This Pre-Moisturizer Skin-Care Step Could Help You Fend Off Winter Dryness

A rich, cream-based moisturizer may be the first product you think to grab when it comes to preventing winter dryness, and that makes sense. As the name implies, this product... Read more ...

10-Minute Good-Vibes-Only Dance Cardio Workout

Get the positivity flowing with this fun and energetic dance cardio workout! Professional dancer Meagan Kong will take you through a footwork-focused routine that's sure to... Read more ...

Bounty Killer Link Up With Brian & Tony Gold On “Things You Do”

Bounty Killer Link Up With Brian & Tony Gold On “Things You Do”

Offering up a refreshing change from what is currently being served, Bounty Killer, alongside the duo of Brian and Tony Read more ...

Denise Belfon Shout-Out Shenseea For Sampling Her Classic In “Lick”

Denise Belfon Shout-Out Shenseea For Sampling Her Classic In “Lick”

Shenseea on Thursday night dropped her highly anticipated song “Lick” featuring Megan Thee Stallion, but the song's familiar lines had Read more ...

Lil Nas X Accused Of Stealing Pregnant Promotion From Metal Rapper

A rapper who once modeled for Kim Kardashian claims Lil Nas X stole the promotion for his album "Montero" from her, and now she wants money! Read more ...

Tucker Carlson is “Totally Turned Off” by “Less Sexy” Female M&M's

The M&M's “more inclusive” rebrand stirred up a lot of reaction this week, but no one is angrier about it that Tucker Carlson.The Fox News host dedicated an entire segment on... Read more ...

Fashion Designer Thierry Mugler Has Died at Age 73

Fashion Designer Thierry Mugler Has Died at Age 73

French fashion designer Thierry Mugler, who worked with stars like Beyoncé, Lady Gaga , Kim Kardashian , Naomi Campbell , and Diana Ross, has died at age 73. "We are devastated... Read more ...

Harry Belafonte To Be Celebrated By Rappers, Activists At 95th Birthday Party

The life and times of legendary Civil Rights activist Harry Belafonte will be celebrated this March at his 95th birthday during the inaugural Harry Belafonte Social Justice Awards! Read more ...

MÖTLEY CRÜE's NIKKI SIXX: 'I Love Being Sober For Many Reasons'

MÖTLEY CRÜE bassist Nikki Sixx, who celebrated the 20th anniversary of his getting sober last July, spoke about his journey in a new interview with Fox News. He said: "I love... Read more ...