Joe Henry

6:12am

Sun June 29, 2014
Music Interviews

Joe Henry On Marriage And The Songs That Embody It

Originally published on Tue July 1, 2014 8:58 am

Joe Henry's latest album is Invisible Hour.
Sarah Tilotta NPR

Joe Henry sounds like a pretty good name for a no-nonsense jack-of-all-trades, a guy devoted to family who knows about a day's pay for a day's work, and about commitment.

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1:58pm

Mon November 21, 2011
Tiny Desk Concerts

Joe Henry: Tiny Desk Concert

Originally published on Mon November 21, 2011 1:38 pm

Michael Katzif NPR
  • Audio Only: Joe Henry's Tiny Desk Concert

For musicians performing behind Bob Boilen's desk at the NPR Music offices, there's often an inverse relationship between professional accomplishment and the amount of time required to set up. For new bands still finding their way, pre-show preparation can be a numbing chore of positioning effects pedals and rehearsing song after song before the cameras start rolling.

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11:02am

Tue November 8, 2011
World Cafe

Joe Henry On World Cafe

Joe Henry.
Courtesy of the artist

Since his 1986 studio debut Talk of Heaven, the Los Angeles-based singer-songwriter and producer Joe Henry has defied convention. Known best for his country-inspired work, Henry reinvigorates each new release by injecting hints of soul, blues, jazz and funk.

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1:47pm

Mon October 24, 2011
Music Interviews

Joe Henry's Raw, Raucous 'Reverie'

Originally published on Mon October 24, 2011 4:31 pm

Joe Henry's new album, Reverie, was self-produced and recorded in his basement studio.

Lauren Dukoff

When Joe Henry sets out to produce an album — and he's produced dozens, from the great soul singers Solomon Burke and Bettye LaVette to the actor and blues singer Hugh Laurie — he says he's looking for a point of view.

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