John Schaefer appears in the following:
Tuesday, August 30, 2016
Good hip hop and bad grammar from London; De La Soul’s (crowded) return; the mother of all box sets; and a stunning music video tribute to our national parks.
Monday, August 29, 2016
The British soul singer deploys his crack new band live in the Soundcheck studio.
Thursday, August 25, 2016
The idiosyncratic multi-instrumentalist returns to the studio with a string ensemble for a live set.
Tuesday, August 23, 2016
This week, Frank Ocean’s flood of music, Bon Iver’s two-fisted return, and a human domino game from Sweden.
Monday, August 22, 2016
Mike Rosenberg brings his deft and subtle songwriting to the Soundcheck studio.
Thursday, August 18, 2016
The trumpeter and bandleader plays a live streaming set in the Soundcheck studio.
Tuesday, August 16, 2016
This week, a presidential playlist, a hip hop anachronism, and a rootsy world premiere.
Monday, August 15, 2016
After a long absence in popular music, the six-stringed instruments — both the acoustic and electric variety — are having a revival.
Monday, August 15, 2016
British post-punk trio with giddy energy and timely ideas visits the Soundcheck studio.
Thursday, August 11, 2016
The newly recalibrated dream-pop duo returns to the Soundcheck studio.
Tuesday, August 09, 2016
This week, a powerful protest song, Norah Jones and Regina Spektor reappear, and where the heck is that Frank Ocean record?
Monday, August 08, 2016
The Afrobeat icon returns to the Soundcheck studio with his 11-piece band.
Thursday, August 04, 2016
The Nickle Creek founder and genre-hopping artist plays new songs live in the Soundcheck studio.
Tuesday, August 02, 2016
This week, a Bowie tribute from his last band, a song you won’t be able to avoid, and a possible super-group.
Monday, August 01, 2016
The torchy singer-songwriter visits the Soundcheck studio to play a live set.
Thursday, July 28, 2016
The funk and soul powerhouse visits Soundcheck with director Barbara Kopple to talk about the new documentary 'Miss Sharon Jones!'
Tuesday, July 26, 2016
This week, one of America’s most popular voices is stilled; one of England’s most distinctive voices returns; and Bowie’s “lost album” is on the way.
Monday, July 25, 2016
The prolific songwriter and visual artist visits the Soundcheck studio to sing songs about 'The Family.'
Thursday, July 21, 2016
The electronic composer and performer visits the Soundcheck studio.
Wednesday, July 20, 2016
Just over the county line in Ridgewood, Queens, this music venue pursues a quixotic quest: to offer the arts affordability, without causing gentrification.