Wed February 16, 2011
Music Interviews

Adele: An Unforgettable Voice, Timeless At 22

British singer Adele arrived on the world stage three years ago with her debut album, 19. Now, two Grammy Awards and millions of records sold later, she's out with her second release, 21. Adele herself is now 22, but her powerhouse voice and '60s glam look — hair sleek and teased up high, fake eyelashes out to there — belie her young age.

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Mon February 14, 2011
The Record

Lady Antebellum, Arcade Fire Take Top Prizes At Grammy Awards

Here were the first words spoken by Win Butler, after his band Arcade Fire won album of the year — the biggest prize of the the night — at the 53rd Annual Grammy Awards:

"What the hell?"

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Sat February 12, 2011
Music Interviews

The Civil Wars: A Chance Meeting, An Internet Sensation

When The Civil Wars' song "Poison and Wine" debuted at the end of an episode of ABC's Grey's Anatomy, it set off a flurry of activity. Viewers scrambled to the Internet to find out more about John Paul White and Joy Williams' band.

More than half a million people have watched the YouTube video for the song — which almost didn't make it to the Web in time.

White says the duo found out the show was going to use the song only four days ahead of time.

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Tue February 8, 2011
World Cafe

Justin Townes Earle On World Cafe

With his acoustic-pop sensibilities and mix of rock, bluegrass, and folk influences, Justin Townes Earle has earned the respect of critics and musicians all over — an accomplishment all the more greater considering what he's been through to gain respect.

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Sun February 6, 2011
First Listen

First Listen: PJ Harvey, 'Let England Shake'

Originally published on Wed February 16, 2011 5:43 am

Audio for this feature is no longer available.

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