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The Many Sounds Of 1993 Bay Area Rap

Overlooked by the industry, Bay Area rappers as different as E-40, Too Short and The Coup were free to make and sell music that didn't sound like anybody else's.
Sunday, May 12, 2013

Children's Chorus Of Washington

Children's Chorus of Washington presents “Choral Journey to the East," a spring concert that takes you on a musical journey to China, Korea, Indonesia and Japan.


Deke Richards, Motown Producer And Songwriter, Dies

As head of the songwriting, arranging and producing team known as The Corporation, Richards was behind hits such as The Jackson Five's "ABC" and The Supremes' "Love Child."

Heavy Rotation: 5 Songs Public Radio Can't Stop Playing

Our panel of public-radio music obsessives has five more favorites to share. Download new music from CHVRCHES, Joey Bada$$, Lady Lamb the Beekeeper and Frightened Rabbit, plus a sick remix of Tame Impala by Australian producer Light Year.
Sunday, April 28, 2013

Washington Jewish Music Festival

The 14th annual festival promotes a broader appreciation of Jewish culture and connects the greater Washington, D.C., community through music.

The 'Girl Who Got Away': Dido Gets Free

The award-winning British singer is back with her fourth studio album, Girl Who Got Away. She speaks with NPR's Rachel Martin about the role music has played in her life.

The Milk Carton Kids: At Life's Crossroads, A Duo Looks Both Ways

Both newly 30, Kenneth Pattengale and Joey Ryan reflect on the past and relish the present on their upcoming release, The Ash & Clay.