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John Schaefer

John Schaefer appears in the following:

New: Dirty Projectors video!

Friday, June 08, 2012

Listen to - and watch - the latest from David Longstreth and co.

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RIP Bob Welch

Friday, June 08, 2012

Remembering Bob Welch - for the right reasons.

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Neil Young sounds off

Thursday, June 07, 2012

Why music sounded better before 1980

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Early progress on summer resolutions

Tuesday, June 05, 2012

AJ Jacobs, Bob Dylan, and snobs

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Summer Workshop Day 1

Monday, June 04, 2012

First thoughts about the Soundcheck redesign

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Soundcheck Workshop

Wednesday, May 30, 2012

Just like a band on tour pulls off the road and heads into the recording studio, Soundcheck will spend the summer off the air creating something new. We'll return after Labor Day with a new evening timeslot, a new and expanded digital presence, and a lineup of terrific live events. 

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The Rights and Wrongs of Spin's Guitar List

Thursday, May 24, 2012

John Schaefer's response to Spin's List of 100 Greatest Guitarists

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Food Vs Music?

Wednesday, May 23, 2012

Is food the new rock? One man's non-answer.

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My Hit Parade

Monday, May 21, 2012

John Schaefer reveals his iTunes play history

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RIP Donna Summer

Thursday, May 17, 2012

John Schaefer refuses to acknowledge his response to Donna Summer's music.

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Music and motion in concert

Tuesday, May 15, 2012

Dancing in concerts: John Schaefer feels strongly both ways.

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Remembering 1972

Friday, May 11, 2012

Music in 1972 was full of surprises.

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Remembering Pete Fornatale

Friday, April 27, 2012

John Schaefer recalls a New York radio legend

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The Greene Space

Soundcheck Live with Kaki King and Punch Brothers

Wednesday, April 25, 2012

2:00 PM

 

 

Join host John Schaefer in the Greene Space as Soundcheck presents an hour with modern-day guitar hero Kaki King and Punch Brothers led by mandolin virtuoso Chris Thile.

Musician and composer Kaki King creates rich sound textures with her six-string skills – so well, in fact, that Rolling ...

Kudos to two very different musicians

Tuesday, April 17, 2012

Two musical awards are announced - one national, the other local.

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Kraftwerk at MOMA

Monday, April 16, 2012

John Schaefer reports back on Saturday's Kraftwerk performance

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Kraftwerk's Brilliantly Mixed Message

Wednesday, April 11, 2012

Kraftwerk's simple songs are not so simple after all.

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The Ring Haiku project

Thursday, April 05, 2012

Setting the stage for tomorrow's big Ring Haiku event!

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The Greene Space

Andrew Bird performs "Orpheo" Live on Soundcheck

Friday, March 30, 2012

2:00 PM

Chicago-based film score composer, multi-instrumentalist and lyricist Andrew Bird joins John Schaefer in The Greene Space to play songs from his new album, "Break It Yourself" live on Soundcheck.

Terry Riley Remembers In C

Wednesday, March 28, 2012

In this 2009 episode of WNYC's New Sounds, Terry Riley speaks with host John Schaefer about his landmark 1964 work In C which helped usher in the style known as minimalism.

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