While on a writing trip to Mexico City, Benjamin Booker came across James Baldwin's observation that, "once you find yourself in another civilization you are forced to examine your own." That led him to wonder whether he was going to be a witness and to question whether that is enough.
Hot Chip co-founder, 2 Bears member and Grammy-nominated producer Joe Goddard combines a thirst for experimentation, an instinctive understanding of the dance floor and a love of left-of-center pop music in his exclusive mix for Metropolis.
Brooklyn musician Sam Posner's creation El Niño & the Southern Oscillations is not just a definition for global weather patterns but a band that meditates on the beauty and power of the ocean in an ambient and upbeat way.
Sylvan Esso began as a chance meeting between two very different, but very talented musicians -- singer Amelia Meath and producer Nick Sanborn. After three years of touring behind their acclaimed debut, anticipation has been building for a follow up.
Fanatic! While you may very well be at Coachella, we will be live in the studio with Mr. Seymour Stein, of Sire Records fame. He’s got stories and we’ve got the music. If you can’t catch us live, then please try to check us out later. It’s going to be a great one.
Actress and singer Megan Mullally's Guest DJ set includes the song she wants played at her funeral, a few favorites from her youth and a band that is responsible for her marriage to fellow actor Nick Offerman.