For all Lily & Madeleine's inviting pop sensibilities, these are inward-looking songs; secrets between siblings.
On its tribute to Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band, The Flaming Lips heads down curious side roads.
Sleater-Kinney announce new album, share song. Carrie Brownstein tells us the time was right to reunite.
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Check out today’s World Cafe Session with Sam Amidon who brought along guitar legend Bill Frisell in the studio today to speak with World Cafe and play songs from the record, ‘Lily-O’. Stream the entire segment and check out a session video on nprmusic below!
The Venezuelan artist JB takes album covers from bands including Megadeth, Smashing Pumpkins, and Beastie Boys and turns them into animated GIFs. We say the result are better than the originals.
Oh, man the GIF for Iron Maiden’s Piece of Mind will give me nightmares. —Lars
RSVP for the NPR Music Showcase now! Oct. 22 @ lprnyc in NYC.
We’re throwing a party during the CMJ Music Marathon with Elle Varner, Lia Ices, B.J. the Chicago Kid and Cayetana! Stay tuned for the RSVP link.
LIVE TONIGHT: Watch Wynton Marsalis present a new work inspired by the Santería religion, featuring pianist Chucho Valdés. That starts at 9 p.m. ET.