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Phoebe Bridgers And The National's Matt Berninger Team Up For 'Walking On A String'

Thursday, October 17, 2019

Recorded for the soundtrack to Netflix's Between Two Ferns: The Movie, "Walking on a String" is a gorgeous vehicle for two voices that pair up perfectly.


Sharon Van Etten: Tiny Desk Concert

Monday, October 07, 2019

Nearly a decade after her first appearance at the Tiny Desk, Sharon Van Etten returns with a full band and a bigger, bolder sound.


The 5 Most Uplifting Tiny Desk Concerts

Tuesday, October 01, 2019

We've hosted roughly 900 Tiny Desk concerts, so it's a challenge to pick just five to match any superlative you can name. But for this list, we stick mostly to delicious, fantastic spectacle.


Jennifer Lopez, Shakira Booked For The Super Bowl's 2020 Halftime Show

Thursday, September 26, 2019

Super Bowl LIV will be held in Miami next year, and now its halftime show is getting an appropriate infusion of Latin music.


Leonard Cohen Gives 'Thanks For The Dance' From Beyond The Grave

Friday, September 20, 2019

With an assist from past collaborators, including his singer-songwriter son Adam, Cohen's new posthumous album will drop Nov. 22. Hear "The Goal" now.


New Music Friday: Our Top 8 Albums Out Sep. 6

Friday, September 06, 2019

Our list of the best albums out this week includes The Highwomen's self-titled release, R&B singer Mahalia's remarkable Love and Compromise, new Frankie Cosmos, MUNA, Lower Dens and more.


New Music Friday: Our Top 7 Albums Out Aug. 30

Friday, August 30, 2019

Our shortlist for the week's best new albums includes Lana Del Rey's odyssey-length adventure Norman F****** Rockwell, Sheryl Crow's final album, Threads, new Black Belt Eagle Scout and more.


10 Things You Might As Well Know About The 2019 VMAs

Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Monday night's MTV Video Music Awards telecast brought viewers lots of Taylor Swift and Missy Elliott, not to mention Lizzo, Normani, Lil Nas X, Rosalía and more.


Hear 'Sing Along,' From Sturgill Simpson's New Album (And Anime Film)

Tuesday, August 20, 2019

On Sept. 27, Simpson will simultaneously release a new album and an anime film on Netflix, both titled Sound & Fury. Each promises to showcase the Kentuckian's louder, looser side.


New Music Friday: Our Top 7 Albums For August 9

Friday, August 09, 2019

Our list of the week's best albums includes spiky and inventive punk from The Regrettes, sweetly reflective folk from Fionn Regan, the return of Ra Ra Riot and more.


All Songs Rewind: The Worst Songs Of All Time?

Tuesday, August 06, 2019

Carrie Brownstein joins the All Songs gang to chat about relentless earworms, annoying novelty songs and other songs our hosts think of as quite possibly the worst of all time


New Music Friday: Our Top 6 Albums For August 2

Friday, August 02, 2019

Our list of the week's best albums includes the breezy pop upstart Clairo and the return of rising roots-country singer Tyler Childers, as well as a few words about Chance The Rapper.


Calexico And Iron & Wine: Tiny Desk Concert

Thursday, August 01, 2019

The two bands just released Years to Burn, their first album together since 2005. Now, they've performed three songs — two new, one old — for Calexico's Tiny Desk debut.


Angel Olsen Announces 'All Mirrors,' Shares Title Track

Tuesday, July 30, 2019

Out Oct. 4, the singer-songwriter's new album features a 14-piece orchestra. If All Mirrors' first single is any indication, it'll be a massive, sweeping, intense ride.


Lizzo: Tiny Desk Concert

Monday, July 29, 2019

Backed by a band assembled just for this occasion, the breakthrough pop icon performs three joyfully showy songs from Cuz I Love You.


New Music Friday: Our Top 7 Albums Out July 26

Friday, July 26, 2019

Our list of the week's best albums includes Cuco's highly anticipated Para Mí, a Spoon greatest hits compilation, rapper YBN Cordae's debut LP, devotional music from Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, and more.


So It's Come To This: BTS Rapper RM Leads Lil Nas X Down 'Seoul Town Road'

Thursday, July 25, 2019

Two powerhouses have teamed up for an inevitable remix, should you need a reminder that "Old Town Road" will remain at the top of the charts until the earth is a charred cinder.


Listen: Brandi Carlile, Maren Morris, Amanda Shires, Natalie Hemby Are The Highwomen

Friday, July 19, 2019

The country supergroup will release its self-titled debut on Sept. 6. Hear the first single, "Redesigning Women."


New Music Friday: Our Top 8 Albums For July 19

Friday, July 19, 2019

The best new albums out this week include the latest from psych-pop mainstays The Flaming Lips, singer Freya Ridings' stunning debut full-length, Houston rapper Maxo Kream and more.


New Music Friday: Our Top 8 Albums For July 12

Friday, July 12, 2019

This week's edition of New Music Friday includes a features-heavy flex from Ed Sheeran, new efforts from Big K.R.I.T and Blood Orange, the return of Imperial Teen, K.Flay and more.