1. Villagers’ Conor O’Brien has a great gift for songs that almost always turn something on its head. On {Awayland}, he mixes thoughtful approachability with an assortment of trips down more surprising side roads.
Stream {Awayland} now.

    Villagers’ Conor O’Brien has a great gift for songs that almost always turn something on its head. On {Awayland}, he mixes thoughtful approachability with an assortment of trips down more surprising side roads.

    Stream {Awayland} now.

  2. A new album for Villagers, {Awayland}, will be out in the U.S. in April. Watch a video for “Nothing Arrived” now.

    A new album for Villagers, {Awayland}, will be out in the U.S. in April. Watch a video for “Nothing Arrived” now.

  3. Today’s episode of World Cafe explores the history of the contemporary music scene in Dublin. (Photo: Glen Hansard performs as part of the Irish band, The Frames. By Zoran Orlic.)

    Today’s episode of World Cafe explores the history of the contemporary music scene in Dublin. (Photo: Glen Hansard performs as part of the Irish band, The Frames. By Zoran Orlic.)