The Black Keys http://kunc.org en Bombino: A Desert Rock 'Nomad' Rolls Into Nashville http://kunc.org/post/bombino-desert-rock-nomad-rolls-nashville Tuareg bands are natural rockers. These desert nomads have a history of harsh physical challenges, long separations, nostalgia and rebellion — elements that give their music gritty authenticity. Tue, 02 Apr 2013 20:19:00 +0000 42371 at http://kunc.org Bombino: A Desert Rock 'Nomad' Rolls Into Nashville Grammy Nominations 2012: The Comedown http://kunc.org/post/grammy-nominations-2012-comedown <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o925HBSuJBA</p> Mon, 10 Dec 2012 16:03:00 +0000 37463 at http://kunc.org Grammy Nominations 2012: The Comedown Dr. John: Swamp Grooves From The Bayou Underworld http://kunc.org/post/dr-john-swamp-grooves-bayou-underworld Right now, <a href="http://www.npr.org/artists/102424474/dan-auerbach">Dan Auerbach</a> is living a rock-star moment, with his hard-hitting blues-rock duo <a href="http://www.npr.org/artists/15193815/the-black-keys" target="_blank">The Black Keys</a> selling out arenas all over the country. Lots of people want him on their records. So what does he do? He seeks out the 71-year-old <a href="http://www.npr.org/artists/14987602/dr-john" target="_blank">Dr. Tue, 03 Apr 2012 19:10:00 +0000 Tom Moon 25083 at http://kunc.org Dr. John: Swamp Grooves From The Bayou Underworld Dr. John: A Rock Legend Gets Personal http://kunc.org/post/dr-john-rock-legend-gets-personal In his 1995 autobiography, <em>Under a Hoodoo Moon,</em> <a href="http://www.npr.org/artists/14987602/dr-john">Dr. John</a> writes about his tumultuous music career, a decades-long heroin addiction and the time he spent in prison on a drug-possession charge. The book is candid in a way that most of his music is not — until now. On his new album,<em> Locked Down,</em> Dr. Mon, 02 Apr 2012 20:58:00 +0000 25032 at http://kunc.org Dr. John: A Rock Legend Gets Personal The Black Keys On World Cafe http://kunc.org/post/black-keys-world-cafe Welcome to the first in our weekly <em>Vintage Cafe</em> series of interviews from the archive. Each week we are going to be re-visiting significant session with major artists. For this installment, we bring back our Black Keys session, recorded in December 2011 right before the release of <em>El Camino</em>.<p>It wasn't the fast lane to success for <a href="http://www.npr.org/artists/15193815/the-black-keys" target="_self">The Black Keys</a>. In fact, the cover of the band's new album <em>El Camino</em> is a convenient reminder of that. Fri, 16 Dec 2011 21:58:00 +0000 19279 at http://kunc.org The Black Keys On World Cafe