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April 2019

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  • Weekly Music Roundup: Stormzy, Kelly Moran, and The Oddysy April 29, 2019

    Week of April 29:&nbsp;This week &ndash; musical returns for Taylor Swift, Bruce Springsteen, and Stormzy. Plus new music by&nbsp;The Oddysy and Chuck D, Kelly Moran, and The Mystery Lights.&nbsp; (article)

  • Andrew Bird Creates Beauty and Endures April 29, 2019

    Andrew Bird engages with both beauty and terror and goes into the depths of the intimacy between adversaries on his latest,&nbsp;cheekily titled 'My Finest Work Yet'.&nbsp;He joins us in-studio.&nbsp; (episode)

  • Chamber Jazz by Avi and Omer Avital April 25, 2019

    Avital Meets Avital in chamber-jazz from two virtuoso players, mandolinist Avi Avital and oud/bassist,&nbsp;Omer Avital (no relation). Their quartet performs original works, in-studio. (episode)

  • New Chamber Music by Kinan Azmeh and The Knights April 22, 2019

    The NYC-based orchestral collective, The Knights, perform a new work by Syrian clarinetist and composer&nbsp;Kinan Azmeh and a&nbsp;not-so-new work by Vivaldi, in-studio. (episode)

  • Weekly Music Roundup: Notre Dame's Organ and Little May April 22, 2019

    Week of April 22: This week, Bach at Notre Dame, Cate Le Bon in Slovakia, and Madonna in Medellin. Plus Australia's Little May. (article)

  • Matmos Finds "Audio Gold" in Plastics, In-Studio April 18, 2019

    Hear unusually-sourced music by the electronic duo Matmos made entirely from plastics: a police riot shield, silicone gel breast implants and synthetic human fat. They perform in-studio. (episode)

  • American Troubadour Steve Earle Covers Texan Great Guy Clark April 15, 2019

    Writer, actor, political activist, rebel-country&nbsp;troubadour Steve Earle is also a fan of great Texas songwriters Townes Van Zandt and Guy Clark. He&nbsp;plays tunes by Guy Clark in-studio.&nbsp; (episode)

  • Weekly Music Roundup: Pulitzer Prize-Winning Composer Ellen Reid And Immigrant Songs April 15, 2019

    This week, hear immigrant songs from T-Bone Burnett and Sinkane, plus&nbsp;Ellen Reid wins the Pulitzer Prize winner for Music, and Aretha Franklin's Special Citation. (article)

  • Dreamy Dance Pop by Savoir Adore April 11, 2019

    The Brooklyn-based band Savoir Adore crafts dancey, lush electro-pop songs intent on dispensing magic and dreams. They'll join us in-studio for an intimate stripped-down set.&nbsp; (episode)

  • Weekly Music Roundup: Abdullah Ibrahim and The National April 8, 2019

    Week of April 8:&nbsp;This week, a premiere from a South African legend, a &ldquo;country music&rdquo; kerfuffle continues, The National keep busy, and new psychedelic music from Shana Cleveland.&nbsp; (article)