John Schaefer, Soundcheck

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Weekly Music Roundup: Sharon Jones' Final Record & Fela Kuti Box Set #4

Monday, October 16, 2017

Week of Oct. 16: This week, a final recording from Sharon Jones, Robert Plant's trancey new record, and Erykah Badu curates Fela Kuti.
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The Loss of An Icon: Remembering The Legendary Tom Petty

Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Legendary rock musician Tom Petty died on Monday after suffering a full cardiac arrest in his home on Sunday night. He was 66 years old. 

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Weekly Music Roundup: Balkan Brass Rap & "Loving Vincent"

Monday, September 25, 2017

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This week, a film score premiere, a Balkan brass band collaborates with an underground rapper, and a report from Chicago’s South Side.
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Fall Arts Preview: Centennial Celebrations and Final Journeys

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

This fall, music from two of the 20th century’s greatest American musicians as well as 3-D operas, adventurous songwriting, and the Final Journey World Tour of a groundbreaking band.

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Weekly Music Roundup: Moses Sumney and Mexican Institute of Sound

Monday, September 11, 2017

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Week of Sept. 11, 2017: This week, a host of collaborations including Mount Kimbie & King Krule, Daniel Luppi, Karen O, & Parquet Courts, new Moses Sumney, & an ode to a T-shirt.
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Laurie Anderson, Philip Glass and Milton Babbitt Set the Words of the Late Poet John Ashbery

Tuesday, September 05, 2017

Pulitzer Prize-winning poet John Ashbery passed away on Monday at the age of 90. Listen to an archival performance of his work, set by some of America's most renowned composers.
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Weekly Music Roundup: Holiday Destination and "Surprise Yourself"

Monday, August 28, 2017

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Week of Aug. 28: This week, a Mary Epworth video premiere, Shilpa Ray's Heart Full of Dirt, Nadine Shah's Holiday Destination, & Game Of Thrones' favorite band. Oh yes- and Taylor Swift.
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The Rubin Museum’s (Mostly) Invisible Exhibition

Thursday, August 03, 2017

The museum focuses on the many strands of Tibetan Buddhism. Its current show fills the building — and the visitor — with sound.

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Weekly Music Roundup: Farewell to Basement Bhangra & "Unpeeled"

Monday, July 24, 2017

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Week of July 24: A wild week of Grime, Bhangra, Afrobeat, and a String Quartet.
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The 24 Hours Before Rabin's Assassination

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

"Yitzhak Rabin: Chronicle of an Assassination" by Amos Gitai is a new, hybrid theater piece about the final hours of the Israeli prime minister, as narrated by his wife.

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Weekly Music Roundup: Dollshot & Shabazz Palaces

Monday, July 10, 2017

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Week of July 10: This week, Ke$sha Becomes Kesha; Dollshot premiere "Lalande," and Webster Hall Is About To Become History
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Weekly Music Roundup: Ethio-American Soul & "Past Tundra"

Monday, June 26, 2017

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Week of June 26: This week, Alan Gilbert Goes To Hamburg; Iggy Pop Goes To Mali; And Radiohead Goes Back In Time.
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Weekly Music Roundup: Sad Iggy Pop & Yukon Film Ghosts

Monday, June 12, 2017

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Week of June 12: This week, Iggy Pop is sad; also, music from Twin Peaks and the Yukon Gold Rush.
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The Enduring Influence of Jazz

Thursday, June 01, 2017

This year marks the 100th anniversary of the first recordings of American jazz.  More than just a style of music, a new exhibit at the Cooper Hewitt examines its profound influence.

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NY Philharmonic's Alan Gilbert: The Exit Interview

Friday, May 26, 2017

He steps down as Music Director next month after leading the orchestra for eight years.

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Weekly Music Roundup: Lana Del Ray & Sampa the Great

Monday, May 15, 2017

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Week of May 15: This Week, A Fun Festival’s Sad Song, Ben Folds’ New Orchestral Job, and A Eurovision Champion.
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Weekly Music Roundup: Penguin Cafe Premiere & HAIM

Monday, May 01, 2017

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This week’s roundup is brought to you by the letter "P": a poppy, a post-classical premiere by the Penguin Cafe, and a pile of political pieces. 
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Weekly Music Roundup: FEEL. & Relaxer

Monday, April 17, 2017

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Week of April 17: This week, Kendrick Lamar returns; so do videos in black and white.  
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Weekly Music Roundup: Cosmic Cannibal & Gothic Heartache

Monday, April 03, 2017

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This week, a Nobel Prize-winner’s “Stardust,” a tale of artificial intelligence, a cosmic cannibal, and a refusal to accept gender roles. 
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Weekly Music Roundup: Going Backwards & Mastodon

Monday, March 20, 2017

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This week, Depeche Mode has (another) moment; new music from Mastodon & Colin Stetson, also, celebrating 100 years of jazz, and of Vera Lynn.
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