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Studio 360

Five Things You Had to See Online This Week

Friday, January 23, 2015

Grunge videos, 3D GIFs, and marionettes win the internet this week.
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The Brian Lehrer Show

Brian Lehrer Weekend: Gen X's Legacy; Taliban Take Control; Clyde Frazier!

Friday, October 10, 2014

Three of our favorite segments from the week, in case you missed them: #BL25 looks at the impact of Gen X; why we missed the rise of the Taliban; and Clyde Frazier swishes and dishes.
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Soundcheck

Ty Segall: Scorching Guitars, Gone Acoustic

Friday, August 30, 2013

Watch Ty Segall perform live songs from his latest album Sleeper in the Soundcheck studio.

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Soundcheck

The Orpheus Myth Goes Grunge

Monday, August 12, 2013

Sarah McCarry discusses All Our Pretty Songs -- her new fantasy fiction novel that gives the Greek myth of Orpheus a punk rock update.

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Soundcheck

Yuck Regroups With A New Song, And New Frontman

Thursday, July 18, 2013

Hear "Rebirth," a new song from the noisy, '90s-leaning band Yuck.

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Community

Community Voices: The Rock Ballerina, Kimberly Nichole

Wednesday, March 27, 2013

Known as “The Rock Ballerina,” singer and songwriter, Kimberly Nichole fuses gospel/soul music with grunge/and alternative sound. In this video, Nichole performs “All Your Love I Miss Loving” in celebration of the 75th Anniversary of Zora Neale Hurston’s “Their Eyes Were Watching God.”

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New York Public Radio's Community Engagement & Audience Development department presents Community Voices: A series of inspiring and informative interviews, with luminaries in a variety of disciplines, in honor of Black History Month and beyond.

 

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Soundcheck

The Post-"Nevermind" Grunge Rush

Friday, February 15, 2013

Nirvana’s 1991 album Nevermind was an unexpected commercial hit – due, largely, to the popularity of the song, “Smells Like Teen Spirit.” Looking to cash in on the emerging alt-rock genre, major labels scrambled to quickly sign bands and put out their albums – perhaps a little too quickly.

Joining us to discuss his recent piece for SPIN called “Blame Nirvana: 40 Weirdest Post Nevermind Major Label Albums" is the writer Andrew Earles

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Studio 360

Rick Moody

Saturday, May 14, 2005

Rick Moody burst on the scene in the 90s with novels about the dark side of suburban America. He's best known for his book The Ice Storm which was made into a film in 1997. Moody told us how he fell in love with the grunge and ...

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