Music

Music Interviews
2:46 am
Sat November 2, 2013

Midlake Makes The Most Of Its Leader's Departure

Midlake's new album, Antiphon, is out Nov. 5.
Courtesy of the artist

Originally published on Mon November 4, 2013 8:09 am

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All Songs Considered
12:06 pm
Fri November 1, 2013

10 Memories Of Lou Reed

Christopher Felver CORBIS

Originally published on Fri November 1, 2013 12:31 pm

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World Cafe
11:12 am
Fri November 1, 2013

Graham Nash On World Cafe

Graham Nash.
Eleanor Stills Courtesy of the artist

Originally published on Thu December 26, 2013 1:56 pm

This segment, from Nov. 1 is part of our Best Of 2013 series, in which we revisit some of our most memorable interviews and performances of the year.

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Music Interviews
12:03 am
Thu October 31, 2013

Luscious Jackson Is Ready For Its 'Magic Hour'

Luscious Jackson has reconvened after more than a decade for its new album, Magic Hour, which comes out Nov. 5.
Doug Seymour Courtesy of the artist

Originally published on Thu October 31, 2013 3:22 am

"3 Seconds to Cross," a new song by Luscious Jackson, begins somewhere in New York City. The narrator lies awake longing to be in California, though it becomes apparent a New Yorker like her really wouldn't fit in: "It only takes just a little to get yourself lost."

California, we're told, is a land unfriendly to pedestrians, where an L.A. traffic light might give you three seconds to cross the street.

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Tiny Desk Concerts
7:13 am
Wed October 30, 2013

Neko Case: Tiny Desk Concert

"I tried to get the sexy gorilla costume. But they're out, so I got the standard one," Neko Case says. "But there's still boobies."
Meredith Rizzo NPR

Originally published on Mon December 23, 2013 11:54 am

Set List

  • "Night Still Comes"
  • "Calling Cards"
  • "Local Girl"

Credits

Producers: Bob Boilen, Denise DeBelius; Audio Engineer: Kevin Wait; Videographers: Becky Harlan, Abbey Oldham, Christopher Parks; photo by Meredith Rizzo/NPR

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