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- Musician Semler Talks New Album 'Preacher's Kid'on March 6, 2021 at 5:11 pm
NPR's Michel Martin speaks with Semler about her new album. On Preacher's Kid, Semler reckons with her faith and queerness.
- Ex-Collaborators For Squirrel Nut Zippers Reunite For New Musicon March 4, 2021 at 4:02 am
NPR's Noel King talks with old friends Andrew Bird and Jimbo Mathus about getting together to make new music. Their album which will be released Friday is called These 13.
- How Dan Auerbach Made An Album With Tony Joe White's Previously Unreleased Demosby Bruce Warren on February 18, 2021 at 6:00 am
The Black Keys guitarist and vocalist discusses honoring the late Americana artist with Smoke From The Chimney, a nine-song collection to be released in May.
- Carnival Was Cancelled, But The Soca Hits Kept Comingby Baz Dreisinger on February 16, 2021 at 9:57 am
Listen to a playlist of dance music designed to bring Trinidad and Tobago's annual party to your living room.
- There's A New Voice On The Folk Music Scene — A Very Young Oneon February 16, 2021 at 4:02 am
Louie Phipp's first album comes out this month. It was a chance to collaborate with old friends and new partners virtually. The only difference is that Louie is nine years old.
- Why A Musician Breathed New Life Into A 17,000-Year-Old Conch Shell Hornby Nell Greenfieldboyce on February 10, 2021 at 1:00 pm
A seashell found in a French cave appears to have been modified by prehistoric people so that it could be used like a trumpet, making it a new addition to the Stone Age orchestra.