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Trump’s Inauguration: Five Songs by Five White Men for a Very White Administration
18 Jan 2017 // 8:30 PM
Think pieces, fiery speeches, and fact-checking takedowns of a demagogue’s rhetoric can overwhelm the true power of great art -- specifically the strength of a song to save or change the world.
The Best Singer-Songwriter Albums of 2008
9 Dec 2008 // 2:00 PM
Former (or current) members of the Dream Syndicate, Fleetwood Mac, and the Wallflowers are just a few of the best singer-songwriters stepping out on their own this year.
What Does Randy Newman Say When He Talks With God?
22 Feb 2016 // 8:45 PM
One of the less celebrated satirists of religion, a study of some of Randy Newman's key songs reveals a subtle subversive at work.
Randy Newman: The Randy Newman Songbook
23 Sep 2016 // 2:17 AM
Randy Newman is a national treasure, and this lavish vinyl box set is a fitting showcase for his many musical and lyrical gifts.
Barbra Streisand: Release Me
6 Nov 2012 // 4:04 PM
In Streisand’s voice, every song is about Streisand’s voice.
Randy Newman pops up again with first new album in nine years
23 Sep 2008 // 11:46 PM
Randy Newman and pop music weren't exactly made for each other. "It's like I fell in love with a woman who wasn't my type," says