Soundcheck Staff appears in the following:
Tuesday, April 14, 2015
Soundcheck and special curators assemble more than 12 hours of music from women who influenced and are currently shaping our world.
Thursday, January 22, 2015
Just in time for her MoMA retrospective and a series of intimate New York performances, the innovative Icelandic artist has released her latest, Vulnicura, early. But how is it?
Monday, December 29, 2014
Best known as Micachu, the experimental musician adapts her off-kilter sonic palette to the screen for the 2014 Scarlett Johansson sci-fi film.
Monday, December 22, 2014
For three decades, the Nine Inch Nails leader and Oscar-winning composer has created innovative and abrasive music. He and collaborator Atticus Ross discuss their score for Gone Girl.
Thursday, December 18, 2014
Composers Nick Thorburn and Mark Henry Phillips talk about crafting distinctive, suggestive sounds for the groundbreaking show.
Friday, November 07, 2014
The Harlem rapper exploded out of the gates in 2011 with the electrifying "212," then went silent. Now, she's finally dropped an album. Soundcheck gave it a spin and we have feelings.
Wednesday, September 10, 2014
Apple unveiled its latest iPhones and brand new Apple Watch yesterday. But the biggest surprise of the day was U2's first new LP in five years, given away for free exclusively on iTunes.
Tuesday, July 01, 2014
All this month, Soundcheck is going to be looking and listening back to the summer of 1994. Members of the Soundcheck team reflect on what they were listening to 20 years ago.
Friday, May 23, 2014
Despite the rumors that the weather is going to be ridiculously awful this summer (who started those rumors anyway?), we're pretty sure it's going to be the best summer ever. Here are...
Friday, May 02, 2014
The Soundcheck staff gives their initial responses to the first single from Michael Jackson's second posthumous album -- including a haiku from host John Schaefer.
Friday, April 04, 2014
The legendary late-night host is retiring, and with him goes a stage that has showcased the biggest bands around.
Tuesday, March 18, 2014
After the incredible success of tUnE-yArDs’ 2011 masterpiece, w h o k i l l -- Merrill Garbus returns with her third album, Nikki Nack. The Soundcheck team gives you their gut reactions.
Tuesday, March 04, 2014
Pharrell Williams dominated 2013 with appearances on Daft Punk's "Get Lucky," Robin Thicke's "Blurred Lines" and his own track "Happy," the Soundcheck team put on their Pharrell hats ...
Wednesday, February 19, 2014
Beck has not put out a new record since 2008, but now (finally!) after a long wait and a ton of side projects, the iconoclast songwriter and producer is set to release Morning Phase o...
Friday, January 24, 2014
The Hold Steady is set release Teeth Dreams, its first record since 2010's Heaven Is Whenever on March 25 and the band has given fans a first taste with the song "I Hope This Whole Th...
Thursday, January 23, 2014
Whether you're watching to see your favorite artists perform or to mercilessly criticize today's pop stars, we want you to join Soundcheck on Sunday night, Jan. 26 as we play Grammys ...
Wednesday, September 25, 2013
Jazz pianist Vijay Iyer and classical pianist Jeremy Denk are among this year's recipients of the 24 MacArthur Foundation "genius grants."
Tuesday, July 16, 2013
Team Soundcheck comes clean and reflects on a few of the albums released in 1993 that we missed the first time around, but have come to love and adore.
Wednesday, July 03, 2013
Whether you're sitting on a beach, relaxing at the pool, or simply escaping the peaking temperatures, hot sidewalks, and unrelenting, soupy humidity inside this summer, Soundcheck has...
Friday, December 07, 2012
Composer and electric guitarist John King plays at Roulette Friday night. Download the track "Astral Epitaphs."