John Schaefer appears in the following:
Tuesday, May 17, 2016
This week, Coldplay’s startling new video, a punk protest in North Carolina, and a play of White and dark.
Monday, May 16, 2016
Gauzy textures and loops — and a new range — from the Brooklyn-based composer, live in the studio.
Thursday, May 12, 2016
The looping one-woman band visits the Soundcheck studio.
Monday, May 09, 2016
This week, new music from Radiohead; Pink goes down the rabbit hole; Anohni offers danceable hopelessness.
Monday, May 09, 2016
The experimental Brooklyn rock band visits Soundcheck to play songs from its new record.
Thursday, May 05, 2016
The trail-blazing cellist and folk singer visits the Soundcheck studio.
Tuesday, May 03, 2016
This week, an exclusive video premiere, the return of Minneapolis hip-hop, and a gospel apocalypse.
Monday, May 02, 2016
The ebullient Arcade Fire violinist returns to the Soundcheck studio.
Thursday, April 28, 2016
The "American Primitive" guitarist performs live on Soundcheck.
Tuesday, April 26, 2016
This week, musical takes on James Bond and Surrealism, and Beyonce reminds us there is life after Prince.
Monday, April 25, 2016
The existentially-inclined rock band plays songs from its latest record.
Friday, April 22, 2016
Soundcheck's John Schaefer reflects on an epic career — and life.
Thursday, April 21, 2016
Brooding, booming electronic rock outfit plays live on Soundcheck.
Tuesday, April 19, 2016
This week, a “Space Oddity”from The Flaming Lips, epic storytelling from a long-absent Boston rapper, and Rosanna Arquette’s bad (but musical) trip.
Monday, April 18, 2016
Large Canadian ensemble with a big staff and bigger hooks plays live on Soundcheck.
Thursday, April 14, 2016
The electronic musician brings his video-inspired arsenal into the Soundcheck studio.
Tuesday, April 12, 2016
This week, Bob Dylan’s in a “melancholy mood,” Rhiannon Giddens is on TV, and Matt Bennett no longer is.
Monday, April 11, 2016
The road-warrior Toronto rock band visits the Soundcheck studio.
Thursday, April 07, 2016
A brassy take on the treasures of the Alan Lomax American roots music archive.
Monday, April 04, 2016
This week, a musical take on the immigrant experience, a new addition to the canon of male/female duets, and Kanye West is STILL releasing his new album.