All Songs Considered Blog
9:21 am
Tue May 8, 2012

Old Music Tuesday: Queen

Freddie Merucury, performing live with Queen, circa 1970.
Michael Ochs Archives

Originally published on Tue May 8, 2012 9:50 am

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Song Of The Day
6:03 am
Tue May 8, 2012

Scott Tixier: Sketches Of Michael Jackson

Scott Tixier's "Elephant Rose" taps into modern-day nostalgia and still brings about something fresh.
Chris Drukker

Soon after Michael Jackson's death in 2009, many of his songs popped up on jazz albums. While French violinist and composer Scott Tixier doesn't provide a forthright makeover to "I Can't Help It" — a Stevie Wonder-penned ballad from Jackson's Off the Wall — he does interpolate its Brazilian-tinged bass line in his captivating "Elephant Rose."

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Mountain Stage
12:28 am
Tue May 8, 2012

Patterson Hood On Mountain Stage

Mike Mills/Mountain Stage

Originally published on Mon January 14, 2013 8:57 am

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World Cafe
3:56 pm
Mon May 7, 2012

Next: Allo Darlin'

Allo Darlin's sophomore album is called Europe.
Courtesy of the artist

Originally published on Mon May 7, 2012 7:48 pm

  • Hear two new tracks by Allo Darlin'

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Music Interviews
2:47 pm
Mon May 7, 2012

Santigold: Playing Around With A Top 40 Sound

Santigold's latest album is titled Master Of My Make Believe.
Sean Thomas

Originally published on Thu May 10, 2012 1:14 pm

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