Seeing The National live in concert can be an intense and cathartic experience. Seeing the band play new songs in the cozy confines of The Cutting Room Studios for WFUV takes that experience to a new level. The band is in fine form here, as it performs “Graceless,” one of the many stand-outs on Trouble Will Find Me, which is out today.
Don’t let Phosphorescent's stoic demeanor and sunglasses fool you: Matthew Houck and his band know how to wring every ounce of emotion out of their music. Watch the band bring “Song For Zula” in WFUV's New York City studios.
As if performing with chirping birds, watch the Chapel Hill-based Americana band Mount Moriah play “Bright Light” outside Hotel San Jose for WFUV.
Wild Nothing singer Jack Tatum writes hazy reveries that reflect the shimmer of early-’80s Manchester pop, the sparkle of The Cure’s upbeat not-quite-love songs and a dense forest of Slowdive-era shoegaze. Watch Wild Nothing perform “Nocturne” live at WFUV's New York City studios.
The charismatic 18-year-old singer-songwriter Jake Bugg and his acoustic guitar have blown up overseas; now, Bugg has set his eyes on America. Watch the wunderkind perform “Two Fingers” live at WFUV's studios in New York City.