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Dry The River: Songs Of Cardiac Anatomy

A veteran of punk bands, Peter Liddle switched to acoustic guitar to keep quiet as a med student.

Susan Justice: Sometimes You Just Have To 'Eat Dirt'

To get away from a strict religious family, Justice fled to New York in 2001 to busk on the streets.

The Bryan Brothers' Twin Grooves, On And Off The Court

The identical twins and No. 1 doubles team in the world have been playing tennis and music since they were 6 years old.

Lost In The Trees: A Golden Memorial Of Orchestral Folk

Frontman Ari Picker discusses his mother's death and the group's second album, A Church That Fits Our Needs, dedicated to her life and legacy.

Wes Montgomery: Early Recordings By A Late Guitar Great

Some rare recordings by the jazz guitarist have come to light and can now be heard on the compilation Echoes of Indiana Avenue. Susan Stamberg speaks with NPR editor and guitar expert Tom Cole about the trove.

Melanie Fiona: A Grammy Winner Gets Personal

The soul singer discusses her new album, The MF Life, and the influence of Whitney Houston on her own development as a performer.