Wed., October 30, 2013 3:30pm
In these days of dusty, overbooked festivals run rampant, a smooth-sounding, tight bill with the promise of a good-looking, down to party hometown...
Mon., October 28, 2013 1:30pm
In New Orleans this weekend a Red Bull-sponsored battle of the bands corporatized a tradition but still hit all the right notes.
Sun., October 27, 2013 5:00pm
An American rock musician born in Freeport on Long Island, N.Y., Lou Reed epitomized New York City's artistic underbelly in the 1970s, with his...
Sun., October 27, 2013 3:00pm
The singer and songwriter who led The Velvet Underground and influenced generations of musicians has died at age 71. Lou Reed's solo career made...
Sun., October 27, 2013 1:15pm
If it's Sunday in Houston, get ready to dance up and down the aisle at church. Zydeco music is the soundtrack to spirit-filled parties fueled by...
Sat., October 26, 2013 9:00pm
Ozy co-founder Carlos Watson tells NPR's Arun Rath about a teenage singer with a grown-up voice, two tutors turned bloggers, and Vietnam's...
Tue., October 22, 2013 12:00pm
Recent collections of the musicians' outtakes enhance our understanding of transitional portions of monumental careers. That doesn't make...
Tue., October 22, 2013 8:49am
A nonprofit organization has acquired a steeple with hopes of protecting the spire, which is all that remains of the Athens church where R.E.M....
Mon., October 21, 2013 5:15pm
This coming week, Disney Hall celebrates its 10th anniversary. NPR's Arun Rath speaks with conductor and music director Gustavo Dudamel, as well...
Mon., October 21, 2013 2:15pm
The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office won't approve a trademark for the band's name on the grounds that it's a disparaging term for...