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Branford Marsalis' 'Ma Rainey' Score Makes 100-Year-Old Blues Sound Relevant Today
Ma Rainey's Black Bottom
made its debut last year with a striking cast of characters, but it was Branford Marsalis' job to make the music take flight.
On 'Leftover Feelings,' John Hiatt And Jerry Douglas Work Their Magic In Unison
Two legendary musicians, John Hiatt and Jerry Douglas, team up on a new record called
Celebrate Bob Dylan's 80th Birthday With 80 Cover Songs
World Cafe celebrates one of the greatest songwriters of all time with covers performed by artists who love him.
On 'Surrounded By Time,' Tom Jones Goes Beyond Simply Covering Others' Songs
Whatever you do, do not call Tom Jones' latest album a "covers album."
Message Music: Michael Mwenso Dives Deep Into The Meaning Of Music
Michael Mwenso guides us in exploring the deeper meaning of music, including tracks by Aretha Franklin, Sister Rosetta Tharpe and Ethel Waters.
The Culture Corner: Revisit The Matrix Of Kraftwerk's 'Computer World' 40 Years On
Celebrating it's 40th anniversary this year, John Morrison revisits Kraftwerk's
and its importance then and now.
Lakou Mizik And Joseph Ray Capture A Magical, Unseen World Of Kanaval
World Cafe premieres "Ogou (Pran Ka Mwen)," the first song and music video released from the unlikely collaborative album
Leave The Bones.
How The Flaming Lips Bring The Warmth Of Concerts To Crowds, Despite The Pandemic
The Flaming Lips are finding ways to bring grand, life-affirming live performances to audiences in a time when those comforts might be needed more than ever.
Unreleased Tony Joe White Songs Are Brought To Live, After His Death
Hear how Tony Joe's son, Jody, took those songs to Dan Auerbach and how they, together, released a new album,
Smoke From The Chimney
Have You Heard Stephanie Lambring's 'Autonomy'? You Should
The Nashville songwriter wrote one of the most honest albums released last year. It is nothing short of a coming-of-age tour de force.
Wand's Cory Hanson Goes Solo Again, And He'd Rather Not Talk About It
Tune-Yards Shares The Inspiration Behind 'Sketchy'
The Weather Station Takes Us Inside The Songs Of 'Ignorance'
Meet Tamar Aphek, The Israeli Guitarist Who Plays 'Jazz & Roll'
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