John Schaefer

John Schaefer appears in the following:

Watsky, To Infinity and Beyond

Monday, October 31, 2016

The unconventional hip-hop artist and poet visits the Soundcheck studio. 

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Band of Skulls, In Studio

Thursday, October 27, 2016

British trio's massive riffs stripped to their...skeletal form.

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Listen: Port St. Willow Brings 'Syncope' to Life at Le Poisson Rouge

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Port St. Willow, the project of Brooklyn-based Nicholas Principe, performed its second improvisational, atmospheric album "Syncope" at Le Poisson Rouge on November 17, 2015.

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Roosevelt's Feverish Dance Pop

Thursday, October 20, 2016

German artist inspired by New Wave and electronic sounds visits the studio. 

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Weekly Music Roundup: Blue Moon, Dark City

Monday, October 17, 2016

Week of October 17: This week, a strange new version of an old standard, the return of Mexico’s rock royalty, and the new look of Prairie Home Companion.
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Jimmy Eat World, Sure and Certain

Monday, October 17, 2016

The Arizona alterna-pop heroes are back with a new record, and they visit Soundcheck to play a few of the electric new tunes.

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Regina Spektor Returns to Life

Thursday, October 13, 2016

The colorful, emotive singer-songwriter performs on the WNYC Steinway. 

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Weekly Music Roundup: Go!

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Week of October 10: This week, Alicia Keys gets personal, Regina Spektor gets mermaid-y, and a London duo turns the moon landing into dance music.
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Andrew Norman's Video Game-Inspired 'Gran Turismo' with Ensemble LPR

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

For this episode of LPR Live, we join the ambitious Ensemble LPR for a performance of music by composer Andrew Norman that draws its inspiration from a high octane racing-car video game.

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Hiss Golden Messenger, In the Studio

Monday, October 10, 2016

The lyrical folk and rock outfit brings its newly soul-infused sounds into the studio.

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Reuben Hollebon's Terminal Nostalgia

Thursday, October 06, 2016

The dark and lyrical British singer-songwriter visits the Soundcheck studio to play a live set from his debut, 'Terminal Nostalgia.'

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Weekly Music Roundup: Heavy (and Light) Entertainment

Tuesday, October 04, 2016

Week of October 3: A Golden Suits premiere, a long-dead actor stars in a new music video, and the next step in artificial intelligence: songwriting.
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Peter, Bjorn, & John Reach Their Breakin' Point

Monday, October 03, 2016

Two-thirds of the infectious pop trio returns to the Soundcheck studio for a live set and conversation. 

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River Whyless Gathers Many Musical Tributaries

Thursday, September 29, 2016

West Africa meets Appalachia—the Asheville band visits the Soundcheck studio for a live set.

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Bing & Ruth's Family Reunion for Cult-Classic 'City Lake'

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

New School-formed Bing & Ruth brings their ambient electronic music and contemporary-classical minimalism to this episode of LPR Live, with two tracks from 2010's "City Lake."

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Weekly Music Roundup: Darker & Dirtier

Monday, September 26, 2016

Week of September 26: Leonard Cohen goes (even) darker, Dirty Projectors return, and hunting for the new Weeknd song.
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Nada Surf Swells Its Sound

Monday, September 26, 2016

Indie stalwarts visit the Soundcheck studio armed with some of the strongest songs of their career.

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Dar Williams, As Cool As She's Always Been

Thursday, September 22, 2016

The peerless singer-songwriter returns to the Soundcheck studio for a live set.

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Weekly Music Roundup: Postcards From Home, Here, and the Hereafter

Monday, September 19, 2016

Week of September 19: This week, the premiere of a new Yann Tiersen piece; an upset (again) at the UK’s Mercury Prize; and a fun new video from Beck.
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Bear's Den: Americana from Britannia

Monday, September 19, 2016

Reinvigorated British duo brings cinematic songs from their new record 'Red Earth and Pouring Rain' to the Soundcheck studio.

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