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In an electrifying performance, Nate Smith and his ensemble KINFOLK are joined in concert by members of the Memphis Symphony Orchestra.
Author: Mitra I. Arthur
Posted: December 1, 2022, 9:15 pm
On a piano ballad, the Dama Scout member welcomes you to a fantasy world run by sorcerers, witches and lonesome warriors.
Author: Teresa Xie
Posted: December 1, 2022, 6:59 pm
After a decade, Caitlin Rose is "Getting It Right." Weyes Blood's "It's Not Just Me, It's Everybody" is an ethereal ballad. And Carly Rae Jepsen and Rufus Wainwright duet in "The Loneliest Time."
Author: Ken Tucker
Posted: December 1, 2022, 6:43 pm
Hear the premiere of Nate Smith's groovy sextet Kinfolk, with a double string quartet featuring members of the Memphis Symphony Orchestra.
Author: Sarah Geledi
Posted: December 1, 2022, 5:27 pm
The duo, featuring Sylvan Esso's Amelia Meath and Daughter of Swords' Alexandra Sauser-Monnig, gives a playful, fun-filled performance of sublime songs.
Author: Bob Boilen
Posted: December 1, 2022, 10:01 am
Christine McVie died Wednesday at age 79. She wrote some of the band's most popular songs including: "Don't Stop" and "You Make Loving Fun."
Author: Elizabeth Blair
Posted: December 1, 2022, 9:28 am
The coin honoring the Rolling Stones is the fifth in the Royal Mint's "Music Legends'" series that celebrates British artists. Others so honored have been Queen, Elton John, David Bowie and The Who.
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: December 1, 2022, 8:32 am
This week, host Fiona Ritchie talks with John McCutcheon about his long, varied musical career, and his mastery of multiple musical instruments.
Posted: December 1, 2022, 12:34 am
The British-born vocalist, songwriter and keyboard player whose cool, soulful contralto helped define such classics as "You Make Loving Fun," "Everywhere" and "Don't Stop," died Wednesday.
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: November 30, 2022, 8:25 pm
The members of the K-pop group wield their voices like daggers on "BYE BYE," which features a skewed interpolation of "Für Elise."
Author: Joshua Minsoo Kim
Posted: November 30, 2022, 4:00 pm