Tag: On Music
Chloe Caldwell: My Favorite Songs Are Like Personal EssaysOctober 2016
On Music: Author Chloe Caldwell on her latest essay collection and its musical influences.
Fantastical Deaths and Spectacular RebirthsSeptember 2016
On Music: The musician on Led Zeppelin, Tinariwen, and his rejection of the “world music” label.
Kavita Das: GrooveSeptember 2016
On Music: Etching memories, cultures, and music onto her violin.
Jose Garcia: Vote for the CumbiaAugust 2016
On Music: Hitching a Ride with the Guatemalan Chicken Bus Gypsy Caravan.
Jessica Perez: Ragam and RitmoJuly 2016
On Music:How an ancient dance form, performed live, connects many worlds.
Jamie McPartland: “The Internationale,” AnecdotallyJuly 2016
On Music: The perfect song to sing in times of uprising, at Occupy Wall Street, or before a Seder dinner—and always en masse.
Leia Menlove: The Chick With The CameraJune 2016
On Music: An interview compilation with Sean Yseult, cofounder of White Zombie.
Allison Moorer: Below The BeltJune 2016
On Music: How music and silence coexist in the mind of an autistic boy.
Zakiya Harris: Please Sample ResponsiblyMay 2016
On Music: The burden and blessing of sampling in hip-hop.
Elizabeth Daley: Above and BeyoncéMay 2016
On Music: Bringing back the 1990s Woman.
Matt Waters: A Moment of HonestyMay 2016
On Music: A song is the complete acceptance of impermanence. It would not begin if it could not end.
Stanichka Dimitrova: Urgent Messages From 200 Years AgoApril 2016
On Music: Violinist Stani Dimitrova discusses how 18th century composers are relevant today.
Kamini Dandapani: Untimely MelodiesApril 2016
On Music: Introducing a new monthly series about music across cultures.