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Otis Hart

Otis Hart appears in the following:

All The Rage

Thursday, July 10, 2014

Frustrated by hype cycles and social media? You have a kindred spirit in York Factory Complaint, two punks who've created one of the year's most political albums. Read a Q&A with the fed-up duo.

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Song Premiere: Steve Gunn, 'Milly's Garden'

Wednesday, July 09, 2014

The guitarist blends the traditional and the avant-garde, fusing the sounds of John Fahey, The Grateful Dead and Will Oldham into back-porch masterpieces. Hear Gunn's earthy, epic new single.

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What's Causing The Latest Immigration Crisis? A Brief Explainer

Wednesday, July 09, 2014

The number of Central American children seeking entry into the U.S. has grown dramatically. The U.N. calls it a refugee crisis, but the GOP blames administration policies for encouraging migrants.

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Recommended Dose: The Best Dance Tracks Of June

Saturday, June 28, 2014

We listen to hundreds of new electronic music tracks each month, test the standouts on loud speakers and highlight the best of the best in a 30-minute mix.

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Episode 549: A Teenager's Guide to Doing Business in North Korea

Friday, June 27, 2014

Today on the show: how a 13-year-old girl built a business in North Korea.

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NPR Music's Video Redesign Puts You In The Front Row On Every Screen

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

NPR Music's live concerts and massive concert archive receive a redesign today, and the changes aim to upgrade your experience everywhere you play our shows.

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A 'Pink Frost' Remake Heralds The Return Of The Chills

Monday, June 02, 2014

The revered New Zealand band is working on a new album, and decided to tease it by giving 1984's "Pink Frost" a makeover. Let us know what you think: Heresy or hurray?

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Recommended Dose: The Best Dance Tracks Of May

Monday, June 02, 2014

No "may" about it โ€” these definitely were the best electronic jams we heard last month.

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First Listen: Bok Bok, 'Your Charizmatic Self'

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

The dance-music producer experiments with what he calls R&G (Rhythm & Grime) on this seven-track EP, which features the cutting-edge singer Kelela.

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Song Premiere: Protect-U, 'Distored'

Friday, May 09, 2014

After a Parisian thief put their careers in jeopardy, Washington, D.C.'s Mike Petillo and Aaron Leitko are back in business. Hear a great track from the dance duo's new album, Free USA.

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Recommended Dose: The Best Dance Tracks Of April

Friday, May 02, 2014

New music from Four Tet, Prince-inspired funk, and sinister techno: It's All Songs Considered's monthly mix of our favorite new electronic jams.

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Innovative Chicago Producer DJ Rashad Dies At 34

Monday, April 28, 2014

The Chicago-based dance music producer was one of the leading lights of the footwork scene, which features frantic beats and hyper-energetic dancing.

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Hear A New Solo Song By Jamie XX

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

A new song from Jamie xx, the producer behind the stylish, seductive British trio The xx, manages to push his sound in new directions while getting back to bedroom basics.

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Revisionist History: 5 Crucial Frankie Knuckles Remixes

Sunday, April 06, 2014

The godfather of house music remixed far more records than he ever recorded himself. We revisit a handful of our favorite edits by Frankie Knuckles.

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Recommended Dose: The Best Dance Tracks Of March

Wednesday, April 02, 2014

Bruising basslines, staccato synths and rave-worthy rhythms: It's our five favorite electronic dance tracks of the last month.

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Space Artist Brings 'Alien Worlds' To Life

Wednesday, April 02, 2014

Astronomer David Aguilar takes information about real exo-planets and dreams up the plants and animals that might live there.

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First Listen: Protomartyr, 'Under Color Of Official Right'

Sunday, March 30, 2014

You won't find silver linings on the Detroit post-punk band's new album โ€” only overcast ennui. Poignancy and shame rule the day, and it's a brilliant thing to behold.

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Song Premiere: Merchandise, 'Figured Out'

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

The Tampa-based rock band's new single shimmers despite shadows, with crystalline and crunchy guitars filling up every nook and cranny of the sonic spectrum.

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Recommended Dose: The Best Dance Tracks Of The Month

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

All Songs Considered's favorite electronic jams from February include a legit underground anthem, African field recordings, and yet another promising producer from Detroit.

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First Listen: Diane Cluck, 'Boneset'

Sunday, February 23, 2014

Cluck's songs unfurl in curlicues, not straight lines, as her voice contorts to mystical effect. On Boneset, she frequently channels the deified California songwriter Judee Sill.

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