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Robin Hilton

Robin Hilton appears in the following:

All Songs +1: Sturgill Simpson Shares His 'Guide To Earth'

Friday, April 15, 2016

The singer, whose major label debut, A Sailor's Guide To Earth, is out today, talks about his new sound, making an album for his newborn son and how covering Nirvana helped him find his inner teen.

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New Mix: The National Covers The Grateful Dead, Free Cake For Every Creature, More

Tuesday, April 12, 2016

On this week's show we celebrate Bob Boilen's birthday and play the week's best new music.

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New Mix: Weezer, The Jayhawks, Colin Stetson, More

Tuesday, April 05, 2016

On this episode of All Songs, we premiere new music from The Jayhawks, Margaret Glaspy and more, plus new Weezer and saxophonist Colin Stetson's reimagining of Górecki's Third Symphony.

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Andrew W.K. Forms The Party Party

Thursday, March 31, 2016

The rock singer, motivational speaker and party devotee has formed what he calls a "new political party."

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All Songs +1: Explosions In The Sky Finds Its Way Through 'The Wilderness'

Thursday, March 31, 2016

Members of Explosion in the Sky talk about the challenge of making "The Wilderness," the most adventurous record yet from an already sonically mind-bending band.

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New Mix: Explosions In The Sky, Parquet Courts, Wire, Told Slant, More

Tuesday, March 29, 2016

On this episode of All Songs: We remember Ross Shapiro of the Athens, Ga. band The Glands and play the week's best new music.

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Sturgill Simpson Covers Nirvana's 'In Bloom'

Thursday, March 24, 2016

Country crooner Sturgill Simpson has turned Nirvana's scorching grunge rock hit "In Bloom" into a slow-burning, twisted ballad.

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SXSW 2016 Wrap-Up: Our Favorite Discoveries And Memorable Moments

Wednesday, March 23, 2016

All Songs Considered shares the best performances and discoveries from this year's SXSW.

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SXSW 2016 Music Preview

Monday, March 14, 2016

All Songs Considered hosts Bob Boilen and Robin Hilton are joined by Stephen Thompson and NPR's Music Saidah Blount for a look at a handful of bands we can't wait to see at SXSW this week.

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Watch The Live Looping Wonder Of Bayonne

Wednesday, March 09, 2016

The Austin-based electronic composer Roger Sellers, who writes and records as Bayonne, makes live looping look like an endurance sport. On his latest video, for the earworm "Appeals," he breathlessly dances, lays down tracks and darts between a tangle of mixers and drums in a series of perfectly orchestrated maneuvers. ...

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New Mix: Sturgill Simpson, Beth Orton, Julianna Barwick, Damien Jurado, More

Tuesday, March 08, 2016

This week on All Songs Considered, hosts Bob Boilen and Robin Hilton talk about Sturgill Simpson's more rock-inspired sound and how parenthood inspired Simpson's new LP, A Sailor's Guide To Earth. Bob also plays some great, guitar-driven rock from Weaves and Heron Oblivion.

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Julianna Barwick Announces New Album With The Haunting 'Nebula'

Tuesday, March 08, 2016

Brooklyn-based singer Julianna Barwick has a new album coming out on May 6. It's called Will and the first taste we're getting of it is called "Nebula." Like her previous work, Barwick layers cryptic, mostly tonal phrases together, creating a hypnotic fog of sound. But she also adds ...

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All Songs +1: A Chat With Tiny Desk Contest Winner Gaelynn Lea

Friday, March 04, 2016

As one of the judges for this year's Tiny Desk Contest, I was so inspired by all the incredible entries we received — the level of thought, creativity and care that went into producing them and, of course, the music people made. But I'd be lying if I ...

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Vince Staples, Anderson .Paak, Margo Price, To Play NPR Music's 2016 SXSW Showcase

Friday, March 04, 2016

We're so stoked to be heading back to Austin, Texas this month where NPR Music will host the South by Southwest opening night showcase, featuring live performances by some our favorite artists. It's one of the most sonically diverse lineups we've ever had on stage at Stubb's Barbecue, ...

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New Song, Video From Frightened Rabbit

Wednesday, March 02, 2016

Anyone who's ever fallen in love knows how torturous it can be. The stomach-turning collision of fear and desire can leave anyone a wreck. "Get Out," a new song and video from the Scottish rock group Frightened Rabbit, captures this tumult perfectly, as obsession battles with the sickness ...

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New Mix: Music From M. Ward, Nothing, Marissa Nadler, A Chat With Mitski & More

Tuesday, March 01, 2016

This week on All Songs Considered, Bob Boilen and Robin Hilton call up Mitski to talk about her new song "Your Best American Girl" from her just announced album, Puberty 2. We also play a new song by Kyle Craft, former singer of one of our ...

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New Mix: Breakthroughs By Car Seat Headrest, The Coathangers, Big Thief, More

Tuesday, February 23, 2016

On this week's All Songs Considered, hosts Bob Boilen and Robin Hilton share songs from a trio of bands on the verge of releasing breakthrough albums. Bob starts the show strong with a jaw-dropping new song from Car Seat Headrest called "Vincent," which we also featured as a ...

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New Mix: A George Harrison Tribute, Fantastic Negrito, More

Tuesday, February 16, 2016

On this week's All Songs Considered, hosts Bob Boilen and Robin Hilton play songs that volley between soft, sentimental pop and more abrasive rock, including The Black Ryder's show-stopping cover of George Harrison's "Isn't It A Pity," My bubba's simple, stunning vocals and the ...

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OK Go's New Video Is As Incredible As You'd Expect

Thursday, February 11, 2016

I keep waiting for the guys in OK Go to run out of ideas. Since launching their series of jaw-dropping videos with a treadmill dance number back in 2006, they've gone on to perform elaborately choreographed routines with a marching band, orchestrate a huge and ...

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Black Mountain Shreds In Epic New Video

Thursday, February 11, 2016

What unfolds in the strange new video for "Mothers of the Sun" by the Vancouver psych rock group Black Mountain is really anybody's guess. But one thing is certain: The epic song propelling the short film through its surreal landscapes and hooded characters will be one of the year's ...

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