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5:05 pm
Thu May 16, 2013

Do You Have A Favorite Record Label?

Marie McGrory NPR

Originally published on Wed May 15, 2013 10:13 pm

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4:47 pm
Thu May 16, 2013

Daft Punk On 'The Soul That A Musician Can Bring'

In spite of the robotic persona they've cultivated for years, Thomas Bangalter and Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo elected to make the latest Daft Punk album in a real studio, with real musicians.
David Black Courtesy of the artist

Originally published on Mon January 27, 2014 12:00 pm

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4:37 pm
Thu May 16, 2013

A Kind Of Magic: New Latin Music, Sprinkled With Discovery Dust

Puerto Rican singer Raquel Sofia.
Courtesy of The Black Key Group

Originally published on Mon June 17, 2013 11:00 am

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WCBE Exclusive
8:21 am
Wed May 15, 2013

Della Mae Live From Studio A Fri May 17@2pm!

Credit David McClister

This quintet out of Boston will grace WCBE's studio A as they pass through Columbus.

Currently on tour, they'll be performing at Woodlands Tavern later that night.

Their second release won't be out until May 28th, but you might get to hear some stuff from that release before it comes out.

That's Della Mae on 90.5FM and HD Columbus, 106.3FM in Newark, and online at wcbe.org

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Music
4:39 pm
Tue May 14, 2013

Vampire Weekend: New Sounds Signal The End Of An Era

Vampire Weekend's third album is titled Modern Vampires of the City. Singer Ezra Koenig (far left) says he sees it as the closing chapter of a trilogy.
Alex John Beck Courtesy of the artist

Originally published on Tue May 14, 2013 9:17 pm

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Music
1:27 pm
Tue May 14, 2013

South By South Africa: 5 Jazz Acts From The Rainbow Nation

Originally published on Tue April 16, 2013 1:08 am

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WCBE Exclusive
9:30 am
Tue May 14, 2013

Chris Trapper Live From Studio A Fri May 17@11am!

A member of The Push Stars, He's now performing solo.

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WCBE EXCLUSIVE
5:36 pm
Mon May 13, 2013

Peter Rowan Live From Studio A May 15, 2013 @ 2PM!

Peter Rowan will perform Live From Studio A

Bluegrass legend Peter Rowan will play a few songs during The Global Village ahead of his show that night at Woodland's Tavern

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Music
12:18 pm
Mon May 13, 2013

First Listen: G&D, 'The Lighthouse'

Georgia Anne Muldrow and Dudley Perkins' new album as G&D, The Lighthouse, comes out May 21.
Courtesy of the artist

Originally published on Mon May 27, 2013 10:25 am

Audio for this feature is no longer available.

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Music
11:27 am
Mon May 13, 2013

A DIY Guide To The History Of Women In Jazz

Trombonist and arranger Melba Liston is one of the women featured in a new documentary about female instrumentalists in jazz, The Girls in the Band.
Carol Comer & Diane Gregg Courtesy of the artist

Originally published on Fri May 10, 2013 2:29 pm

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Music
11:21 am
Mon May 13, 2013

The MIDI Revolution: Synthesizing Music For The Masses

Originally published on Sun May 12, 2013 7:44 am

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Music
5:22 am
Mon May 13, 2013

Covering Pop Hits On YouTube Is Starting To Pay

Tyler Ward says he was able to buy a car and a house with money he made posting videos of himself covering pop hits on YouTube.
Courtesy of the artist

Originally published on Mon September 16, 2013 2:32 pm

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WCBE EXCLUSIVE
4:34 pm
Thu May 9, 2013

The Lonely Wild Live From Studio A May 10, 2013 @ 1PM!

The Lonely Wild will perform Live From Studio A

The L.A. based quintet The Lonely Wild will play a few songs for us during the Global Village! 

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Music Festivals
12:39 pm
Thu May 9, 2013

Dark Star Jubilee Music Festival May 24th-26th, 2013

Using entire shows from the Grateful Dead's decades of touring as a launching pad, Dark Star Orchestra recreates song for song performances straight from historic set lists. Touring nationwide for more than 15 years to the tune of over 2200 shows since forming, Dark Star Orchestra's determined commitment to 'raising the Dead' has drawn them national media attention.

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Music
12:28 pm
Thu May 9, 2013

Harry Connick, 'Idol' And The Pop Charts: Can You Define 'Good' Singing?

Harry Connick, Jr. (center) with the final four contestants on season 12 of American Idol. From left: Angie Miller, Amber Holcomb, Candice Glover and Kree Harrison.
Michael Becker FOX

Originally published on Mon May 6, 2013 5:47 pm

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World Cafe
3:05 pm
Wed May 8, 2013

Phosphorescent On World Cafe

Phosphorescent.
Steve Gullick Courtesy of the artist

Originally published on Wed September 25, 2013 5:44 pm

It's easy to hear the steady growth in the music of Phosphorescent's Matthew Houck since the release of his band's 2009 Willie Nelson tribute album, To Willie. In 2011, Here's to Taking It Easy was a sprawling, languid epic written with his road band's performances in mind.

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Music
10:11 am
Wed May 8, 2013

A Conversation With Musician Don Felder

Former Eagles guitarist Don Felder plays a benefit show at the LC in Columbus Friday night.

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Music
4:44 pm
Tue May 7, 2013

New Music From The Polyphonic Spree, Jon Hopkins, Eleanor Friedberger, More

Clockwise from upper left: Goat, Eleanor Friedberger, The Polyphonic Spree
Courtesy of the artists

Originally published on Tue May 7, 2013 2:33 pm

This week, All Songs Considered goes big with massive, heart-thumping new music from the gloriously exuberant, sprawling pop group The Polyphonic Spree, and the brilliantly experimental folk-rock band Akron Family. We also check out a gritty album from a Swedish group known as Goat, whose music is part prog-rock, part Afro-pop and undeniably awesome.

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Music
11:35 am
Tue May 7, 2013

MTV's Musical Legacy: How 'Unplugged' Sold The Radio Star

Kurt Cobain of Nirvana during the taping of MTV Unplugged at Sony Studios in New York City in November 1993.
Frank Micelotta Getty Images

Originally published on Tue May 7, 2013 8:30 am

It's generally understood that something about MTV was revolutionary. Perhaps it was the music video, perhaps it was the short attention span, perhaps it was The Real World, but something about MTV had enough cultural permanency that it made for a fine oral history from Craig Marks and Rob Tannenbaum, called I Want My MTV, in late 2011.

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Music
3:59 pm
Mon May 6, 2013

Question Of The Week: Do You Hear Music When You Dream?

Originally published on Mon May 6, 2013 8:13 pm

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