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Zoe Keating: A Symphony Unto Herself

The cellist uses computer software to record sounds and musical phrases as she plays them.

k.d. lang On World Cafe

Hear a wide-ranging interview and live cuts from the singular singer-songwriter.

Deep Blue Organ Trio Jazzes Up Stevie Wonder

The Chicago-based Deep Blue Organ Trio combines a Hammond organ with a guitar and drums. The group's fourth album Wonderful! pays tribute to the Stevie Wonder songbook. Critic Kevin Whitehead says more jazz musicians should cover Wonder, because his tunes are "jazz waiting to happen."

Remix Breakdown: Turning Adele's 'Rolling In The Deep' Into A Summer Jam

Adele's monster hit came out in November, but once summer hit, it found huge success as the raw material at the root of countless remixes, and DJs played versions of the song for festival crowds for the entire season.

Thomas Dybdahl: Norwegian Invasion

Already a star in his home country, the Norwegian songwriter discusses making the transition to American audiences, his on-and-off love affair with New York, and why he's always preferred to sing in English.