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The Sole Of A Band, April 24  |   

Can you tell what a band's music will sound like, just by the shoes they wear? All Songs Considered host Bob Boilen thinks you can.

The History Of Jazz Piano In 11 Minutes  |   

Even today's musicians know that jazz has a rapidly changing, living, breathing history. In a new video, young gun Kris Bowers takes a YouTube tour from ragtime and stride through the present day.

Nas: 'I'm Still Charged' 20 Years After 'Illmatic'  |   

The maker of a hip-hop classic on his audience, the next generation and how his anniversary is inspiring a new album.

New Mix: The Antlers, EMA, Yann Tiersen, Sturgill Simpson, More  |   

On our latest show, we get metaphysical with new music that questions the state of humanity and technology along with our role in an infinite universe. Plus, new sounds in country and folk.

Neil Young Covers Bert Jansch's 'Needle Of Death'  |   

Neil Young has released a video that shows him recording his take on Scottish folk singer Bert Jansch's "Needle Of Death." The solo acoustic cut appears on Young's new covers album, A Letter Home.