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Joseph Arthur

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Joseph Arthur's Van: Seized, Auctioned, Rescued

Friday, September 07, 2012

Musician and painter Joseph Arthur found himself in a bind this summer when his tour van -- filled with art and music gear -- was seized by NYC officials for unpaid parking tickets. The story that ensued, however, was one that inspired music, protest, and an intervention from famed civil rights attorney Ron Kuby. Joseph Arthur joins us to explain how he finally answered the question "Where Is My Van?" and got his ride back.

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In Studio: Joseph Arthur

Tuesday, June 07, 2011

New York-based singer-songwriter Joseph Arthur set out to make a minimal, acoustic album for his first full-length solo release since 2006. But that’s not quite how “The Graduation Ceremony” turned out. Arthur joins us to explain how the album snowballed into something epic, and to perform his new songs in their original, acoustic incarnation.

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Joseph Arthur

Friday, February 26, 2010


New York-based artist Joseph Arthur launched his music career under the guidance of Peter Gabriel in the mid-90s. These days, he wears many hats, including those of a painter, poet and songwriter. He's known for fusing music and the visual arts at his concerts, and today he joins us ...

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Joseph Arthur

Wednesday, March 19, 2008

Songwriter Joseph Arthur plans to release five records -- four EPs and a full-length album -- this year. Not bad, considering he’s also exhibiting his paintings at his own gallery (the Museum of Modern Arthur) in Brooklyn. He joins us to talk about the busy months ahead and the first ...

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For Billy Bragg, All Politics Is Love

Wednesday, March 19, 2008

Some songwriters sing about politics. Others sing about love. But for 25 years, one British songwriter has specialized in the unthinkable: the political love song. Today on Soundcheck, we talk to Billy Bragg about love, politics and his first album in six years. And later: songwriter Joseph Arthur intends to ...

Best of Soundcheck Live: Episode One

Monday, July 30, 2007

Moby sold more than 15 million records in the 90s and became a superstar of electronic music. Here he and his guitar go acoustic opening a series of three special Soundcheck shows with our best live performances of 2006. This episode also includes live performances by singer songwriter Joseph Arthur, ...