Andrew Flanagan

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Colonel Bruce Hampton Dies After Collapsing On Stage During His Own Birthday Concert

Tuesday, May 02, 2017

Colonel Bruce Hampton, a veteran of the grassroots jam-band scene, was performing with members of Widespread Panic and Phish at Atlanta's Fox Theater when he collapsed.

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Chance The Rapper Cheekily Roasts The Major Labels Onstage

Thursday, April 27, 2017

The artist is lambasting the majors during his live show in a series of tongue-in-cheek puns.

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David Byrne Remembers Jonathan Demme, Collaborating On 'Stop Making Sense'

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Jonathan Demme directed Stop Making Sense, among the greatest concert films of all time, featuring David Byrne's band, Talking Heads.

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What The World Listened To Most In 2016

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Deep within an annual report on the global music industry is a listing of the most popular songs and albums from around the world. We listen to 2016's biggest from Croatia, India, Ecuador and more.

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Global Record Business Saw Sizable Growth Last Year, Thanks To Streaming

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

An annual report on the worldwide recording industry has some good news, especially when it comes to on-demand listening.

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Goldie Releases Burial Remix Of 'Inner City Life'

Friday, April 21, 2017

Goldie has released a remix of "Inner City Life," his landmark drum and bass song from 1995's Timeless, by none other than Burial.

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In The Wake Of Prince's Death

Friday, April 21, 2017

A year ago today, fans made a pilgrimage to Paisley Park, the home of Prince. What they found there was a communal altar, separated from the building by about 100 feet.

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'Deliverance' Denied: Release Of Posthumous Prince Record Stopped By Judge

Thursday, April 20, 2017

The release of posthumous music from Prince has been postponed after a hearing last night.

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With 'Go Ahead,' Perfume Genius Dares You To Stick Around

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Mike Hadreas has released the second single from No Shape, and it's a spare, nearly melody-free, drum-pad-driven and string-sluiced examination of confidence amidst a mire of paranoia.

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New Music From Prince, Set For Release Friday, The Subject Of A Suit From His Estate

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

An EP of previously unreleased Prince songs scheduled for release this Friday may be in jeopardy.

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First Watch: Floating Points, 'Silurian Blue'

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Floating Points visits the Mojave Desert to rehearse and finds an unexpected collaborator.

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Investigation Into Prince's Death Reveals Pills Were Hidden Throughout Paisley Park

Monday, April 17, 2017

Assorted opioid painkillers and sedatives — many prescribed not to Prince, but to a friend — were found throughout the artist's home, according to documents newly released today.

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Eurovision Again Struck By Controversy As Russia Says It Won't Broadcast

Saturday, April 15, 2017

After a year of tumult, Russia has doubled down, saying it won't broadcast this year's contest after its competitor, Yuliya Samoylova, was denied entry into Ukraine.

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Basking In Sin: Some Initial Thoughts On Kendrick Lamar's 'DAMN.'

Friday, April 14, 2017

The NPR Music staff spent Friday morning listening to the rapper's new album. Here are eight reactions to what will likely go down as one of the best albums of 2017.

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Stream Kendrick Lamar's New Album, 'DAMN.'

Friday, April 14, 2017

The 14-track album features guest appearances from U2, Rihanna and beats from a cross-section of rap's production elite.

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Mika Vainio, Founder Of Pan Sonic And Electronic Auteur, Dies At 53

Thursday, April 13, 2017

The Finnish electronic music experimentalist was widely influential for his patient explorations of aggression and shadow.

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John Geils, Guitarist Of The J. Geils Band, Dies At 71

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

The blues-rock guitarist was found dead in his Massachusetts home. Police said he died of natural causes.

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'East Bay Times' Wins Pulitzer For Reporting On Ghost Ship Fire

Monday, April 10, 2017

Coverage of the December fire that killed 36 people in an Oakland, Calif., warehouse and DIY venue during a dance party won the Pulitzer for Breaking News Reporting.

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Du Yun's 'Angel's Bone' Wins Pulitzer Prize For Music

Monday, April 10, 2017

Chinese-born composer Du Yun has taken home the 2017 Pulitzer Prize for music for her opera Angel's Bone, a work that melds fantasy with an allegory about human trafficking.

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Planned Parenthood Benefit Will Include New Music From Sleater-Kinney and Feist

Monday, April 10, 2017

A long list of artists contributed work to the series, including Feist, Bon Iver, Sleater-Kinney, Nico Muhly, Björk, Laurie Anderson and many more.

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