ENCORE: COMPILATION OF OLD TUNES IS 'AN ALTERNATE HISTORY OF THE WORLD'S MUSIC'

NPR's Ari Shapiro looks back on his talk with Jonathan Ward on his 100-track compilation of early recordings from around the world...

CHER STRAUBERRY, THE FIRST TRANS WOMAN IN PRO SKATING, RELEASES HER DEBUT PUNK ALBUM

Scott Detrow speaks to Cher Strauberry about her debut album, "Chering is Caring" and about the challenges of coming out as the first...

 
 
 
Joseph Keckler: Tiny Desk Concert

JOSEPH KECKLER: TINY DESK CONCERT

The classically trained singer, performance artist and writer turns his Tiny Desk concert into a showcase of his dynamism as a performer.

WOLFGANG VAN HALEN IS A ONE MAN BAND IN DEBUT ALBUM

NPR's Scott Simon speaks to Wolfgang Van Halen, son of late guitarist Eddie Van Halen, about his new band Mammoth WVH, and its self-titled...

 
 
 

VINCINT'S DEBUT ALBUM IS A VULNERABLE SOUNDTRACK FOR NEWLY REOPENED DANCEFLOORS

NPR's Ari Shapiro speaks with VINCINT, who's highly-anticipated debut album There Will Be Tears is simultaneously vulnerable and danceable.

Tania León Wins Music Pulitzer For 'Stride,' Celebrating Women's Resilience

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The revered Cuban composer's winning piece was inspired by the life and struggles of Susan B. Anthony and her own poor mother and grandmother...

 
 
 
Betty Who's 5 Favorite Tiny Desk Concerts

BETTY WHO'S 5 FAVORITE TINY DESK CONCERTS

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Lorde Drops Surprise New Song, 'Solar Power,' And Music Video

LORDE DROPS SURPRISE NEW SONG, 'SOLAR POWER,' AND MUSIC VIDEO

The New Zealand singer and songwriter, who hasn't released new music since her 2017 album Melodrama , said the song is the first sample...

 
 
 
Eric Church On Mountain Stage

ERIC CHURCH ON MOUNTAIN STAGE

Nashville-based musician Eric Church wows his fans - the "Church Choir" - at Mountain Stage performance from 2008. (Image credit: Brian...

The Thistle & Shamrock: What's Changed

THE THISTLE & SHAMROCK: WHAT'S CHANGED

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The Best 2021 Tiny Desk Contest Entries We Saw This Week: Volume 3

THE BEST 2021 TINY DESK CONTEST ENTRIES WE SAW THIS WEEK: VOLUME 3

Through Music And Poetry, Valerie June Writes For Dreamers

THROUGH MUSIC AND POETRY, VALERIE JUNE WRITES FOR DREAMERS

Today on World Cafe, singer-songwriter and poet Valerie June discusses using her multimedia work as a catalyst for individual and collective...

 
 
 
OPB Presents Kathy Foster's Pandemic Playlist

OPB PRESENTS KATHY FOSTER'S PANDEMIC PLAYLIST

Portland musician Kathy Foster shares the music that got her through the pandemic, including 1990s riot grrrl, lo-fi funk and modern...

Roséwave: Back 2 Basic

ROSÉWAVE: BACK 2 BASIC

Whether you're ready for Hot Vax Summer or preparing for a more cautious reentry to everyday life, roséwave understands. Here are 101...

 
 
 

AFTER A BREAK FOR THE PANDEMIC, LIVE MUSIC RETURNS TO BAND CITY USA

In-person activities are coming back. In Allentown, Pa., that meant a return to free concerts in the park, where families gathered...

Merry Clayton: Tiny Desk Concert

MERRY CLAYTON: TINY DESK CONCERT

One of rock's most important backup singers, Merry Clayton performs a relaxed but purposeful Tiny Desk home concert.

 
 
 
Floating Along In Uncertainty With Vijay Iyer

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For the final entry in Morning Edition's Song Project series, Vijay Iyer wrote a rhizomatic, inviting - and not entirely placating...

Goat Girl's Punk Rock Self-Care

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In 2021, "punk" can mean a lot of different things. It's an attitude, a viewpoint - it can even be a music genre. But the South London...

 
 
 
Springsteen, Foo Fighters, Strokes Rock Vaccinated New Yorkers In June

SPRINGSTEEN, FOO FIGHTERS, STROKES ROCK VACCINATED NEW YORKERS IN JUNE

Well ahead of a celebratory Central Park concert announced by Mayor Bill de Blasio for August, New York City's venues are coming back...

Rostam: Tiny Desk Concert

ROSTAM: TINY DESK CONCERT

Rostam and his band perform acoustic-driven versions of two songs from Changephobia , plus "In a River."

 
 
 



SENSATION! PREMIERE! THE LIVE STREAM!

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GOJIRA's MARIO DUPLANTIER: 'LARS ULRICH Is A Genius' And 'Best Showman...

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Pharrell Williams Opening His Own Private School

Pharrell Williams is opening up his own school in his hometown to help underserved kids! Read more ...

Encore: Compilation Of Old Tunes Is 'An Alternate History Of The World's Music'

NPR's Ari Shapiro looks back on his talk with Jonathan Ward on his 100-track compilation of early recordings from around the world called Excavated Shellac: An Alternate... Read more ...

Actor and Former Travel Host Henry Golding Shares His Favorite Destination...

Actor and Former Travel Host Henry Golding Shares His Favorite Destination: "It Was Remarkable"

Henry Golding is more than just an incredibly talented actor, new dad , and former hairstylist - he's also an avid traveler with a passion for new experiences and the great... Read more ...

I, a 300-lb Woman, Tried Aerial Yoga - This Is What Went Down

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As a native New Yorker, I can tell you that New Yorkers give everything we're exposed to a bit of a side-eye before we trust it. That idea certainly applies to my relationship... Read more ...

The Jesus and Mary Chain Sue Warner Music Group for Copyright Infringement

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In a new interview with Kevin McKay of the 99 Rock WKSM radio station in Florida, PRONG mainman Tommy Victor discussed the circumstances surrounding the 2018 departure of the... Read more ...

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