Wednesday, November 14 2012
Four musical acts combine Ethiopian music with other styles and genres to form canny new chimeras.
Monday, September 24 2012
In this new box set, The 50th Anniversary Collection, Ben Jaffe gets to show off his family's history with New Orleans music, as well as a few new wrinkles of his own.
Tuesday, June 3 2008
Here are 10 reasons why the recently departed Diddley is a bona fide rock legend and hugely important in the history of popular music for his vital role in the creation of rock 'n' roll in the 1950s.
Monday, March 26 2007
Listening to songs like "(Sittin’ on) The Dock of the Bay" and "Do the Funky Chicken" is like taking a stroll through the garden of sublime American soul music.
Tuesday, January 9 2007
Tuesday, April 2 2013
Ólafur Arnalds walks his own path, one dreamy song after another.
Monday, April 1 2013
The most beautiful album you will hear this year.
Tuesday, March 26 2013
Hiromi Uehara plays things that no human should be able to play – and with her most sympathetic band yet.
Thursday, March 7 2013
Legendary singer's new record is lean, tight, and pure -- and avoids boredom, too.
Thursday, February 14 2013
Gary Allan returns to kick 2013 off in spectacular fashion.