shey baba covers Kendrick Lamar LA singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist shey baba has been quietly working in relative isolation patiently crafting his forthcoming debut for the past two years. He shares a special cover of Kendrick Lamar's "Pride" during his live performance on Morning Becomes Eclectic.
Since 1925, the story of Porgy and Bess remains relevant A jazz interpretation of the American opera Porgy and Bess debuts this weekend at the New Vic Theater in Santa Barbara. KCRW's Larry Perel spoke with the starring actors about the history behind the production and why the story is just as relevant today.
SiriusXM To Buy Internet Radio Pioneer Pandora In $3.5 Billion Deal The deal for the satellite radio giant to take over Pandora is expected to close in the first quarter of 2019. Last year, SiriusXM invested $480 million in Pandora.
Jeremy Dutcher, The Newest Light In Canada's Indigenous Renaissance Dutcher spent five years researching, writing and recording his brilliant and ambitious debut album, Wolastoqiyik Lintuwakonawa -- now, it has earned one of Canada's most prestigious prizes.
'The Times They Are A-Changin" Still Speaks To Our Changing Times The Bob Dylan classic came out in 1963 and was embraced by the civil rights and anti-war movements. Decades later, young people are finding it vibrates with new meaning.
'Night Moves' Captures Fleeting Moments In Chicago — And Life Jessica Hopper's memoir oscillates between charting a story of gentrification, a young woman's love affair with Chicago, and the types of friendships that represent the texture of a city.
Ex-Sawdust Factory Is Transformed Into A NYC Musical Venue The nonprofit located in Brooklyn functions as performance space, record label and artist incubator. Despite its small size, it has a foundation with a $450,000 fund to develop new work.
Anthony Roth Costanzo: A Countertenor For The 21st Century The resourceful singer is unafraid to bring opera — and his high-flying top notes — to unlikely places, from sixth-grade classrooms to the offices of NPR.
Suge Knight Faces 28-Year Prison Term In Plea Deal Over Fatal Hit-And-Run The co-founder of Death Row Records, who is 53, agreed to a plea deal for one count of voluntary manslaughter. He had been facing charges of murder and attempted murder.
Pat Metheny On Piano Jazz On this episode, The Pat Metheny Trio, which includes bassist Christian McBride and drummer Antonio Sanchez, performs an exclusive version of "Go Get It" and "Bright Size Life."
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