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Wednesday, July 01, 2020
"For some people, the spirit of outlaw still is being an outsider," the country artist says,. From divorce, coming out and coping with addiction, being an outsider informs the music of Neon Bible.
Tuesday, May 26, 2020
Mikel Jollett shares how 'Hollywood Park,' his book and album of the same name, came to be.
Wednesday, May 20, 2020
The leader of The War on Drugs, Adam Granduciel, talks from his LA home about how the band perfected performing together, even though they were recording from places all across the country.
Friday, May 08, 2020
Kicking off the World Cafe Sense Of Place series in Los Angeles, local radio legend Nic Harcourt shares his favorite new discoveries.
Monday, April 06, 2020
Logan Ledger's self-titled debut was produced by T Bone Burnett, a producer with a reputation for appreciating sounds of different eras. He was impressed. So were we.
Wednesday, March 18, 2020
10 years after her band's debut made her an indie darling, Bethany Cosentino is ready to put some of those early 20s demons — pessimism, depression, instability — to bed.
Friday, March 13, 2020
Sophie Allison has a keen understanding of how music works – not just the technical intricacies, but how it all fits together, too.
Wednesday, March 11, 2020
In this session, hear Sellers perform songs from her new album. We also discuss her journey and the joy of anonymity in a new place.
Friday, February 28, 2020
Known for his gruff, tattooed, bearded look and his foot-stomping, sing-along songs, Rateliff has released a soul-baring new solo record.
Friday, February 14, 2020
For next month's Sense Of Place, we go from Charlottesville to Richmond. Today we explore both cities with WNRN's managing producer, music writer and host Desiré Moses.
Thursday, February 13, 2020
The Hackensaw Boys have been performing together for nearly 20 years. The veteran act has a knack for storytelling, and many of its songs are about the band's hometown.
Tuesday, February 11, 2020
The University of Virginia senior grew up surrounded by music thanks to her mom, who works as a music therapist, and her brothers, who played in area bands.
Friday, January 31, 2020
The band's new record, Half Moon Light, features sing-along choruses, hand-clapping rhythms and melodies that somehow sound familiar even on a first listen.
Wednesday, January 29, 2020
The Canadian songwriter explains what it's like being a musician with synesthesia, meaning he can see sounds.
Thursday, January 23, 2020
Nothing about the music Samantha Fish makes suggests that she's ever been shy. Hear a live performance in this session.
Thursday, January 16, 2020
After backing his wife Margo Price for years, Jeremy Ivey recorded his first solo album at the age of 41. The producer? Who else but Price.
Wednesday, January 15, 2020
M.C. Taylor's new album is so full of truth he originally wasn't sure if he should release it at all. Fortunately for us, he did.
Friday, January 10, 2020
Already one of the biggest bands in the world, The Lumineers did something adventurous on the group's third album, 'III.'
Monday, January 06, 2020
The Chicago duo's latest album, Forever Turned Around, is all about commitment. Hear a live performance.
Friday, December 20, 2019
As the son of Ugandan parents, he struggled with feeling like an outsider. But he's back with his third album, simply titled Kiwanuka.