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First Listen: Stream Conor Oberst’s new album Upside Down Mountain

May 13th, 2014 No Comments

Still got mad love for this dude. Click here to listen on NPR.

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“hands on a hardbody,” on stage

May 9th, 2012 No Comments

one of my favorite documentaries of all time is getting the theater treatment—this thrills me! NPR recently reviewed its reincarnation, listen right here. more info, try this. curious about some of my other favorite docs? click here, here, here, here, and here.

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“straight out of flint: girl boxer aims for olympics” via NPR

February 29th, 2012 No Comments

so poised and insightful for 16. so driven and fiesty, too. just all-around amazing! go claressa! go flint town! cutest quote: “whatever, i like boys. can’t help it.” smartest quote: “well, i’m strong minded, i’m not gonna let anyone put me off in the wrong direction.” funniest quote: “c’mon now, what kind of question is […]

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“First Listen: Bjork ‘Biophilia'”

October 5th, 2011 No Comments

go here + thank you NPR! photo: Inez van Lamsweerde & Vinoodh Matadin

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so my mom was right?

April 6th, 2011 No Comments

“Teenagers are more likely to be depressed if they spend a lot of time listening to music,” says a new NPR story. Wha?? And here i thought parents just didn’t understand (my angst in the 90s). i will admit that as much as i cherish my melancholic music from high school/college, i really don’t get […]

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hear new Bright Eyes

January 31st, 2011 No Comments

Bright Eyes, aka Conor Oberst, is really one of my most favorite musicians and a true original. You can hear Oberst’s new record, The People’s Key, streaming on NPR right here right now; the public radio powerhouse passionately proclaims it “the best record Bright Eyes have ever made.” Uh, sounds promising!

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live from bonnaroo on NPR

June 11th, 2010 No Comments

NPR is streaming live from Bonnaroo starting today at 1PM. Here’s the roster, here’s the link: Neon Indian 1 p.m. ET Here We Go Magic 3 p.m. ET The Gossip 4:15 p.m. ET Jay Electronica 12 a.m. ET The Flaming Lips 1 a.m. ET

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phoenix tiny desk concert on NPR + sofia coppola film news

May 18th, 2010 No Comments

watch the video of the short-n-sweet Phoenix concert at the NPR offices here. itunes peeps can download it (and other NPR: Tiny Desk Concerts) for free here. lead singer, thomas mars, is currently expecting his second child with director sofia coppola. i adore this couple and it’s not just because me and coppola share the […]

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The Black Keys album “Brothers” streaming on NPR

May 10th, 2010 No Comments

This headline really speaks for itself. The Black Keys new album Brothers, which is slated for a May 18th release, is just what any Black Keys fan would expect, although this one feels a little more laid back, a little more in the pocket so to speak. Listen to the whole album here

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