Mountain Stage
3:31 pm
Tue May 1, 2012

Marc Broussard On Mountain Stage

Marc Broussard.
Brian Blauser Mountain Stage

Originally published on Wed January 9, 2013 4:06 pm

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World Cafe
3:18 pm
Tue May 1, 2012

Simone Felice On World Cafe

Simone Felice's self-titled solo debut came out in April.
John Huba

Originally published on Wed May 2, 2012 8:44 am

Simone Felice translates tragedies and miracles into Americana stories and songs.

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Deceptive Cadence
2:40 pm
Tue May 1, 2012

Meet Your New Piano Idol: Behzod Abduraimov

Behzod Abduraimov.
Benjamin Ealovega

Originally published on Tue May 1, 2012 6:03 pm

There's a new superstar pianist on the horizon: Behzod Abduraimov. Haven't heard of him yet? That's not surprising — at just 21, this native of Tashkent, Uzbekistan has kept a very low profile so far. He's spent the past five years in the U.S., but not at a big-name school like the Curtis Institute (like Lang Lang or Yuja Wang, for example) or at Juilliard, where he was accepted as a student. Instead, he went to study with Stanislav Ioudenitch Park University in Salt Lake City Parkville, Missouri, where he's still enrolled.

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All Songs Considered Blog
1:59 pm
Tue May 1, 2012

Britain's Greatest Tastemaker Shares His Personal Record Collection

Courtesy of the John Peel Foundation

Originally published on Thu May 3, 2012 10:38 am

No disc jockey has done more for music discovery than John Peel. In the 30-plus years he spent as on the air at BBC Radio One and the BBC World Service, until his death in 2004, Peel helped champion then little-played genres like reggae, punk and metal. Over his life, Peel collected thousands of LPs, singles and CDs, cataloging each with a corresponding, neatly-typed note card, and now his vast collection is being made available to the public.

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All Songs Considered
1:29 pm
Tue May 1, 2012

This Week's Picks: The Ting Tings, Yann Tiersen, Squarepusher And More

Clockwise from upper left: Tu Fawning, The Ting Tings, The Memorials, Yann Tiersen
Courtesy of the artists

Originally published on Tue July 10, 2012 4:10 pm

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