Mon April 23, 2012
Tiny Desk Concerts

Jolie Holland: Tiny Desk Concert

Mallory Benedict NPR

It'll take just a few seconds to find out if you're likely to fall in love with Jolie Holland. That's what happened to me about eight years ago: Holland was a founding member of The Be Good Tanyas, and I've been listening faithfully to the Texas-born, Brooklyn-based singer ever since.

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Mon April 23, 2012
World Cafe

Young Man On 'World Cafe: Next'

Originally published on Mon April 23, 2012 3:06 pm

Young Man, a.k.a. Colin Caulfield.
Kristianna Smith

Young Man is Colin Caulfield, a multi-instrumentalist, singer-songwriter and producer of light yet deft indie-pop. While studying French and English at Loyola, Caulfield began putting cover songs on YouTube, and his lithe, lo-fi music soon drew comparisons to Animal Collective and Grizzly Bear.

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Sat April 21, 2012
Music Lists

What's Hot On The Billboard Latin Charts

Originally published on Sun April 22, 2012 8:23 pm

Brazilian superstar Michel Teló is burning up Billboard's Latin Songs chart with "Ai Se Eu Te Pego."
Courtesy of the artist


Sat April 21, 2012
Music Interviews

Pogo: Harnessing The Innate Rhythm Of Pop Culture

Originally published on Sun May 6, 2012 9:38 am


Sat April 21, 2012
Marc on the Blues

The Nine O'Clock Blues: Malian Musician Ali Fakra Toure

Ali Farka Touré's 1999 album 'Niafunké'
Hannibal Records

Toure is one of Africa’s best known musicians and embodies the sound that served as an essential progenitor of the Blues.

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