Tom Moon

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Jazz Guitarist Peter Bernstein Releases New Version Of 'Signs Live!'

Thursday, August 10, 2017

Over 20 years ago, Bernstein recorded his album, Signs of Life, featuring pianist Brad Mehldau, bassist Christian McBride and drummer Gregory Hutchinson. Now he's released a new version of the album.

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First Listen: Randy Newman, 'Dark Matter'

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Newman's 11th album includes musical theater vignettes, meditations on aging and wickedly precise satirical sendups.

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Gregg Allman's Posthumous 'My Only True Friend' Ain't Just Another Road Song

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Allman worked on Southern Blood in the years before his death in May. "I hope you're haunted by the music of my soul, when I'm gone," Allman sings on the first single.

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First Listen: Elvis Presley, 'A Boy From Tupelo: The Complete 1953-1955 Recordings'

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Stream a collection of rare early recordings, including a never-before released version of "I Forgot To Remember To Forget."

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The Collaborative Concept Album 'Planetarium' Captures Cosmic Grandeur And Desolation

Monday, July 03, 2017

Four talented musicians — Nico Muhly, Sufjan Stevens, James McAlister and Bryce Dessner — joined forces to create a constellation of sound dedicated to the planets, black holes and comets.

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Songs We Love: The Beach Boys, 'Aren't You Glad'

Friday, June 23, 2017

Out of the frustrating Smile sessions came a reset: the Beach Boys' deceptively simple Wild Honey. A new box set collects 54 rarities from 1967, including a new stereo mix of this under-loved song.

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Newly Uncovered Recordings Find Thelonious Monk In His Prime

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Released for the first time this year, Monk's spirited musical contributions to the 1959 French film Les Liaisons Dangereuses expand listeners' understanding of his creative genius.

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First Listen: Chuck Berry, 'CHUCK'

Monday, June 05, 2017

Stream the rock and roll pioneer's final album, featuring appearances by Tom Morello and Gary Clark Jr.

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Music Review: 'Pleasure,' Feist

Monday, May 01, 2017

Canadian singer and songwriter Feist has just released her first album in six years called Pleasure. Music reviewer Tom Moon says it is intimate, raw and rooted in her personal struggle over the past couple of years.

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First Listen: Juana Molina, 'Halo'

Thursday, April 27, 2017

On the Argentine singer's new album, she's reached a zen place where the very texture of a tone becomes its own language.

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First Listen: Bob Dylan, 'Triplicate'

Thursday, March 23, 2017

The Nobel Award winner digs into the Great American Songbook for a third time. Stream a selection of songs from the three-disc set.

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On 'Drunk,' Thundercat Weaves Major Pop Hooks Into Minor Life Vignettes

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Fans of the Los Angeles native's work with Kendrick Lamar may be surprised to hear the old-school pop sensibilities that define his latest album.

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Nate Smith's 'Kinfolk': A Study In Nomadic Jazz

Monday, March 06, 2017

The drummer and Virginia native's first solo project, Kinfolk: Postcards From Everywhere, introduces a restless musical spirit.

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First Listen: Chuck Prophet, 'Bobby Fuller Died For Your Sins'

Thursday, February 02, 2017

Listening to Prophet's new album feels like riding shotgun down some mythic highway with a rock true believer.

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A Club Performance From 1960s Detroit Holds One Key To Motown's Success

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Though Motown's hits were recorded in a studio, newly discovered live recordings of session guitarist Dennis Coffey make the case that the label's iconic sound was forged in Detroit's nightclub scene.

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Childish Gambino's New Album Is A Funky Left Turn

Friday, December 09, 2016

While he was working on Atlanta, Donald Glover was also gathering musicians for soul jam sessions. "Awaken, My Love!" is an album of '70s throwback sounds that feels thrillingly alive.

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First Listen: Bob Dylan, 'The 1966 Live Recordings'

Thursday, November 03, 2016

During the months he spent on the road in 1966, Dylan refined a way of inhabiting and transforming his own songs that was different from anything he'd done before.

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From Slavic Soul Party!, A Match Made In High-Concept Heaven

Monday, October 17, 2016

The latest album from the Brooklyn-based Balkan party band is a rearrangement of Duke Ellington and Billy Strayhorn's Far East Suite.

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First Listen: Leonard Cohen, 'You Want It Darker'

Friday, October 14, 2016

The particular darkness that defines Cohen's 14th studio album is nearly inescapable, and found everywhere. It's a thick blanket of grim.

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Music Review: 'Day Breaks,' Norah Jones

Monday, October 10, 2016

Music critic Tom Moon says the new album from Norah Jones is more subtle than some of her recent releases and that's a good thing.

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