Tom Moon appears in the following:
Monday, September 12, 2016
White's new retrospective compilation,
Jack White Acoustic Recordings, 1998-2016, highlights his delightfully scrambled, playful approach to American roots music.
Thursday, September 01, 2016
On his new solo album, the producer and multi-instrumentalist offers haunting instrumental meditations on the nature of present and future communication.
Friday, August 26, 2016
Tom Moon reviews the new album from Britney Spears,
Glory. This is Spears' ninth studio album.
Thursday, August 11, 2016
You might know Nels Cline from his epic solos as a guitarist for the band, Wilco. Now Cline is out with a solo project — a mood album called
Lovers. It's a project he's been working on for over 25 years.
Tuesday, July 19, 2016
Tom Moon reviews the debut album from Jacob Collier,
In My Room.
Thursday, June 23, 2016
A 21-year-old YouTube star makes the leap from homemade music videos to an album stuffed with surprises and infectious exuberance.
Friday, June 17, 2016
NPR reviews a musical collaboration between Mumford and Sons and musicians from far flung countries called
Wednesday, June 15, 2016
NPR reviews the posthumous release from New Orleans pianist Allen Toussaint,
Thursday, May 26, 2016
After 13 solo albums, Simon still views pop as a language of exuberant dances and polyrhythmic upheavals. Even now, his music pulses with the feeling of invention.
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
On his new album, Gregory Porter continues to redefine what it means to be a jazz singer. NPR's Tom Moon reviews
Take Me to the Alley.
Thursday, May 12, 2016
This is the second volume in which Dylan sings the Great American Songbook, recorded at the same time (and with the same core band) as his 2015 album
Shadows In The Night.
Monday, May 09, 2016
NPR's Tom Moon reviews the ninth album from Radiohead,
A Moon Shaped Pool.
Thursday, April 07, 2016
Tom Moon says simplicity is beauty in the new live album from Brazilian music legends Caetano Veloso and Gilberto Gil.
Monday, April 04, 2016
Tom Moon reviews an album chronicling some unscripted jam sessions from a variety of Cuban musicians.
Tuesday, March 22, 2016
Hear the new album by "The Screaming Eagle of Soul," which cleverly balances the vintage and the modern.
Friday, February 19, 2016
Music reviewer Tom Moon says the latest from gospel-soul icon Mavis Staples is the most stirring of her recent releases. He reviews
Livin' on a High Note.
Monday, January 25, 2016
The four women of Savages first appeared in 2013 with
Silence Yourself and a sound that lived up to the band's name — raw, confrontational, intense. Adore Life represents a huge leap forward.
Tuesday, January 19, 2016
Tom Moon reviews the new album from 77-year-old jazz saxophonist Charles Lloyd,
I Long to See You.
Monday, January 18, 2016
NPR's Ari Shapiro speaks with music critic Tom Moon about the death of Glenn Frey, a founding member of The Eagles.
Wednesday, January 06, 2016
Two minutes and 35 seconds into "Fulani Rock," the rousing opening track on
Baaba Maal's aptly titled The Traveller, there comes a strange worlds-colliding moment. Atop a dense and somewhat dissonant collage that recalls The Clash, the Senegalese legend has multi-tracked his voice doing a fierce, almost militaristic ...