Adele http://kunc.org en 'My Way,' OK; But Singing 'Someone Like You' At A Funeral? Isn't That Wrong? http://kunc.org/post/my-way-ok-singing-someone-you-funeral-isnt-wrong Of course <em>My Way</em> — the Frank Sinatra version — is the <a href="http://funeralcarenews.co-operative.coop/branch-news/funeral-survey-charts-the-demise-of-popular-hymns.html" target="_blank">most requested contemporary song at funerals in the U.K.</a>, according to <a href="http://www.co-operative.coop/funeralcare/about-us/" target="_blank">Co-operative Funeralcare</a>.<p>That makes sense.<p>But check out the song that the funeral home firm says soared to No. Mon, 15 Oct 2012 21:36:00 +0000 Mark Memmott 35084 at http://kunc.org 'My Way,' OK; But Singing 'Someone Like You' At A Funeral? Isn't That Wrong? A Record Label With A Midas Touch http://kunc.org/post/record-label-midas-touch In the past 15 years, Richard Russell, the owner of the British independent record company XL Recordings, has shepherded his label to more than its fair share of industry success.<p>Last year the label saw its greatest heights yet, though to be fair, no other label climbed anywhere near as high. That's because 2011 was the year of <a href="http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=18790675" target="_blank">Adele</a>, and XL is the singer's home. Fri, 08 Jun 2012 07:50:00 +0000 28560 at http://kunc.org A Record Label With A Midas Touch The Ballad Of The Tearful: Why Some Songs Make You Cry http://kunc.org/post/ballad-tearful-why-some-songs-make-you-cry <em><em>Note: A number of listeners responded to this story and said the definition of appoggiatura was incorrect. Mon, 13 Feb 2012 23:10:00 +0000 22349 at http://kunc.org The Ballad Of The Tearful: Why Some Songs Make You Cry Adele Sweeps The Grammy Awards http://kunc.org/post/adele-sweeps-grammy-awards <em>Audio: Mandalit Del Barco reports from the Grammy Awards in Los Angeles for </em>Morning Edition<em>. Mon, 13 Feb 2012 08:30:00 +0000 22283 at http://kunc.org Adele Sweeps The Grammy Awards Spotlights on the Grammys! http://kunc.org/post/spotlights-grammys <p>Excitement builds for this Sunday&#39;s Grammy Awards Ceremony. To warm up, let&#39;s experience three superb nominees performing live in different settings, a true musical teaser!</p><p> Sat, 11 Feb 2012 03:00:01 +0000 Peter Johnson 22065 at http://kunc.org Spotlights on the Grammys!