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Doyle Bramhall II On World Cafe

DOYLE BRAMHALL II ON WORLD CAFE

With a strong voice and dizzying array of guitar licks at his disposal, Doyle Bramhall II is a musicians' musician.

 
 
 
Alt.Latino's Best Music of 2018

ALT.LATINO'S BEST MUSIC OF 2018

It's been another watershed year for Latin music. Alt.Latino's Felix Contreras, Stefanie Fernández, Catalina María Johnson and Marisa...

Jazz, Love and Letting Loose: Brooklyn's Surprising Senior Jazz Scene

JAZZ, LOVE AND LETTING LOOSE: BROOKLYN'S SURPRISING SENIOR JAZZ SCENE

Jazz 966 is a senior center by day, but, on Friday nights, it transforms into a swinging jazz club catering to seniors who love to...

 
 
 

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The 2019 Grammy nominations were announced this week. NPR's Michel Martin revisits some of her interviews with this year's nominees,...

'Dream It On Through': Dolly Parton On Her New Album, Inspiring Young People And More

'DREAM IT ON THROUGH': DOLLY PARTON ON HER NEW ALBUM, INSPIRING YOUNG PEOPLE AND MORE

The country legend talks about creating the soundtrack to Dumplin' , the new Netflix film starring Jennifer Aniston that's inspired...

 
 
 
'It's A Learning Curve': Alessia Cara On Growing Up, The Grammys And More

'IT'S A LEARNING CURVE': ALESSIA CARA ON GROWING UP, THE GRAMMYS AND MORE

The Continuous Work Ethic Of Benny Blanco

THE CONTINUOUS WORK ETHIC OF BENNY BLANCO

The songwriter and producer has worked with Rihanna, Katy Perry and more. Now, Blanco has released his debut album, Friends Keep Secrets....

 
 
 
'You Know Me': Buzzcocks' Pete Shelley Gave Punk A Heart

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Pete Shelley, the Mancunian co-founder and singer of Buzzcocks, embedded a vulnerability and honesty into early punk's genetic code,...

'You Know Me': Buzzcocks' Pete Shelley Gave Punk A Heart

'YOU KNOW ME': BUZZCOCKS' PETE SHELLEY GAVE PUNK A HEART

Pete Shelley, the Mancunian co-founder and singer of Buzzcocks, embedded a vulnerability and honesty into early punk's genetic code,...

 
 
 
Kendrick Lamar, Brandi Carlile Among Top Nominees For 2019 Grammys

KENDRICK LAMAR, BRANDI CARLILE AMONG TOP NOMINEES FOR 2019 GRAMMYS

The National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences announced its list of nominees for the 2018 Grammy Awards, including Brandi Carlile,...

Glorietta On World Cafe

GLORIETTA ON WORLD CAFE

A bunch of exceptional songwriters and performers rent a house in Glorieta, N.M. for a week of tequila, hot tubs, home cooking and...

 
 
 
A Century Later, An Illuminated Eulogy For A Jazz Pioneer

A CENTURY LATER, AN ILLUMINATED EULOGY FOR A JAZZ PIONEER

Pianist Jason Moran calls James Reese Europe "basically the 'big bang' of jazz." Moran's tribute to the composer and WWI "Hellfighter"...

Kendrick Lamar, Female Nominees Lead Major Grammy Nominations

KENDRICK LAMAR, FEMALE NOMINEES LEAD MAJOR GRAMMY NOMINATIONS

The National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences announced its list of nominees for the 2018 Grammy Awards, including Brandi Carlile,...

 
 
 
Earl Sweatshirt On Resentment, Growth And Giving Yourself A Chance

EARL SWEATSHIRT ON RESENTMENT, GROWTH AND GIVING YOURSELF A CHANCE

'Elvis Presley' Helps Pedestrians Cross The Street In German Town

'ELVIS PRESLEY' HELPS PEDESTRIANS CROSS THE STREET IN GERMAN TOWN

Friedberg, where the American rock legend served in the U.S. Army, has installed traffic lights that honor Presley.

 
 
 
Poll Results: Slingshot's Best New Artist Of 2018

POLL RESULTS: SLINGSHOT'S BEST NEW ARTIST OF 2018

We asked you to vote for your favorite new artist of 2018. Now it's time to reveal the winner. (Image credit: Benjamin Hovlandsdal;...

'Fight The Power': A Tale Of 2 Anthems

'FIGHT THE POWER': A TALE OF 2 ANTHEMS

NPR's American Anthem series brings together two songwriters - Ernie Isley of The Isley Brothers and Chuck D of Public Enemy - whose...

 
 
 
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'VOX LUX' IS TOO MUCH - AND THAT'S WHAT MAKES IT SO INVIGORATING

Sure, this lush, blistering riff on pop stardom - and the many ways it intersects with a culture obsessed with both violence and celebrity...

Buzzcocks' Pete Shelley Dies At 63

BUZZCOCKS' PETE SHELLEY DIES AT 63

The British singer and guitarist was one of the punk rock's first stars and perhaps its greatest songwriter.

 
 
 



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Kate Middleton's Midi Dress Is as Chic as They Come - and You Need 1 in Your Life

Another day, another gorgeous outing from one of our favorite duchesses. After Meghan Markle's surprising appearance at the British Fashion Awards - where she wore a stunning... Read more ...

Album & Book Reviews: The Rolling Stones - Beggars Banquet , Plus Music by...

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The Voice Coaches Sang an A Capella Mashup of Their Greatest Hits, and It's...

The Voice Coaches Sang an A Capella Mashup of Their Greatest Hits, and It's Pretty Brilliant

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'The Voice' Coaches Sing a Medley of Their Biggest Hits on 'The Tonight...

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Kelly Clarkson, Jennifer Hudson, Blake Shelton, Adam Levine and Carson Daly brought The Voice to The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. The... Read more ...

Japan's Dai Hirai Performs First Hawaii Show With Special Guest From Kalapana

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Japanese singer-songwriter Dai Hirai performed a solo-headliner in Honolulu for the first time last Monday as part of his WAVE on WAVES Tour... Read more ...

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Meek Mill is a winner on the new Billboard 200 albums chart , as his new release Championships debuts at No. 1. The set earned 229,000... Read more ...

Queen's 'Bohemian Rhapsody' is the 20th Century's Most-Streamed Song

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Boosted by the recent success of the Freddie Mercury biopic Bohemian Rhapsody, Queen's iconic song of the same name is aging gracefully - to say... Read more ...

Watch Alessia Cara Give Acoustic Performance of 'Trust My Lonely' &...

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Alessia Cara stopped by SiriusXM studios on Monday to perform a fun acoustic medley of Destiny's Child songs along with... Read more ...

Here's the 2019 lineup for Firefly Music Festival

Here's the 2019 lineup for Firefly Music Festival

Firefly Music Festival has revealed its 2019 lineup. The three-day event takes place June 21st-23rd in Dover, Delaware. Notable acts include Travis Scott, Vampire Weekend, Post... Read more ...

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