Jacob Ganz

Jacob Ganz appears in the following:

Songs We Love: Savages, 'Adore'

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

"Is it human to adore life?" asks Jehnny Beth on a song that stretches out the London quartet's tightly-wound, pummeling attack, letting doubt and glory creep into the space left behind.


The Year In Pop Music

Friday, January 01, 2016

Adele's new album 25 had record sales in its first week — selling more than 2.4 million copies. We get a check on more pop music news from 2015.


Holiday Music Roundup: New Songs From Radiohead, LCD Soundsystem And More

Friday, December 25, 2015

New music arriving over the holiday season has become a tradition of the streaming era. This year's haul includes a handful of sad Christmas songs and welcome non-holiday originals.


Chris Stapleton: Tiny Desk Concert

Thursday, November 05, 2015

With his wife Morgane, the country singer-songwriter sings patient, detailed songs of devotion to love, Los Angeles and liquor.


First Listen: Battles, 'La Di Da Di'

Wednesday, September 09, 2015

Careful displays of sophisticated musicality sit next to wobbling, monstrous sounds on the band's new album of instrumental broken-robot rock.


License To ILL

Wednesday, September 09, 2015

This final round is totally sick--in a good way! Every answer contains the letters "I-L-L" in consecutive order. It's the only time you'll see Camilla Parker Bowles next to a George Foreman Grill.


Mac DeMarco Explains His Mini-Album Of Love Songs, Track By Track

Friday, July 31, 2015

The lived-in, sun-bleached songs on Another One explore adjacent angles on love that's simply not going to work out.


Can You Have An Album On iTunes If You Don't Exist?

Friday, July 17, 2015

The strange story of a made-up pop star who managed to keep an album on iTunes for six weeks and get 64,000 followers on Twitter, without recording a note of new music.


From Jazz To Latin To R&B, NPR Music's Favorite Albums Of 2015 So Far

Friday, July 03, 2015

NPR's favorite albums of the year so far range from hip-hop to Latin music.


A Rational Conversation: Are B-Sides For Die Hards, Or Everybody?

Friday, June 19, 2015

Should more superstar musicians follow Jay Z's lead and play shows filled with lesser-known songs? Is the format a live music innovation or the last gasp of a nostalgia machine?


Apple Announces Music Streaming Service

Monday, June 08, 2015

The tech giant, whose iTunes store is the recording industry's largest retailer, finally unveiled its streaming service, which will cost $9.99 a month for unlimited access to music.


All Songs +1: The Art Of Streaming

Friday, June 05, 2015

This week's +1 podcast wrestles with what we gain — and what we lose — when we use streaming services.


How Well Can You Hear Audio Quality?

Tuesday, June 02, 2015

A hi-def test for your ears (and your audio equipment): Listen to these songs and see if you can tell the difference between an MP3 and an uncompressed audio file.


How Streaming Is Changing Music

Monday, June 01, 2015

Over the next week, in a series called Streaming At The Tipping Point, we'll look at how streaming music services are reshaping the way we find, hear and experience music.


Sharon Van Etten Explains The Heartbreak Behind Her New EP, Track By Track

Monday, June 01, 2015

The subject of Van Etten's new EP, I Don't Want To Let You Down, is the same doomed relationship she detailed on her devastating album, Are We There. Here, she explains the story behind the songs.


New Mix: Six Musical Discoveries You Can't Miss

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

On this week's show, we focus on discovery, with new songs by six acts that have never been played on All Songs Considered before.


Lower Dens' Jana Hunter Explains 'Escape From Evil,' Track By Track

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

The singer-songwriter pulls back the curtain on her band's beautiful-but-mysterious new album, Escape From Evil. "All of these songs are based in personal experience," she writes.


Have Brunch With Bleachers' Jack Antonoff

Saturday, March 21, 2015

The singer, songwriter, guitarist and producer is everywhere these days. He shares his favorite SXSW routine and remembers his first years at the festival.


Courtney Barnett, 'Nobody Really Cares If You Don't Go To The Party' (Live At SXSW)

Thursday, March 19, 2015

Watch the Melbourne rocker and her band blast through "Nobody Really Cares If You Don't Go To The Party," a song from her new album, live at SXSW.


Hear Lydia Loveless Cover Prince's 'I Would Die 4 U'

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

This roughed-up, rootsy take on one of Prince's most ecstatic pop songs — out on Record Store Day — makes good on an April Fools' Day prank that fans wished wasn't a joke.