Music

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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2:59pm

Sat June 28, 2014
Music Interviews

Ani Cordero Pays Tribute To The History Of Latin Protest Music

Originally published on Sat June 28, 2014 4:22 pm

Ani Cordero's new album is Recordar: Latin American Songs Of Love And Protest.
Erin Patrice O'Brien Courtesy of the artist

New York's Ani Cordero was one of the founding members of the Latin rock band Pistolera. On her new solo album, she's unplugged — but no less powerful.

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8:29am

Sat June 28, 2014
Tiny Desk Concerts

Tracy Silverman: Tiny Desk Concert

Olivia Merrion NPR

Tracy Silverman has been called the greatest living exponent of the electric violin. But we're not talking just any electric violin.

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2:30pm

Mon June 23, 2014

1:38pm

Mon June 23, 2014
Tiny Desk Concerts

Conor Oberst: Tiny Desk Concert

Originally published on Mon June 30, 2014 7:23 am

Conor Oberst performs a Tiny Desk Concert.
Olivia Merrion NPR

Conor Oberst's new album has fast become my favorite of the Bright Eyes singer's solo projects, so having him come to NPR and perform a few of these songs at the Tiny Desk was especially exciting. The new music on Upside Down Mountain contains the sort of personal songwriting that got me loving him in the first place.

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