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Watch Torres Perform On Soundcheck

Tuesday, March 03, 2015

The powerful singer-songwriter previews songs from her new record, Sprinter live in the Greene Space.

Watch: Dan Deacon, In The Studio

Monday, March 02, 2015

Watch the endlessly exuberant electronic musician perform songs from his latest album, Gliss Riffer, in the Soundcheck studio.
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Kim Gordon: Redefining The 'Girl In A Band'

Monday, March 02, 2015

In her new tell-all memoir, the Sonic Youth co-founder reflects on her career in music and art, and her life after the end of her marriage and the band.
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Gig Alert: Les Nubians

Monday, March 02, 2015

French-Cameroonian sisters bring their 'Afropean' grooves to Brooklyn Bowl tonight to promote the first African camp at Burning Man. 
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Gig Alert: Beth Hart

Friday, February 27, 2015

Powerhouse singer performs new songs at The Gramercy Theatre on Saturday night.
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Emmy The Great: Elegant Pop And Poetic Wordplay

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Watch the Hong Kong-born, London-raised, Brooklyn based songwriter perform in the Soundcheck studio.
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Gig Alert: JD McPherson

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Vintage rock 'n' roll with pop hooks 'n' flourishes tonight at Bowery Ballroom.
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Why Aren't Festivals Showcasing More Female Musicians?

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

When this year's lineup for Coachella was unveiled, many noticed how few women were on the bill. Feminist music writer Katie Presley explains why festivals are such a dudefest.
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Guster, Live In The Greene Space

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

The band Guster is back with a denser, dancier version of their iconic 90s sound.
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Where Have All The Protest Songs Gone?

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

When John Legend and Common performed “Glory” on the Academy Awards, it wasn’t just a stirring moment in an otherwise tedious evening: it was a reminder that protest songs still live on.
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Gig Alert: Dan Deacon

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

The knob-tweaking rhythmic mastermind takes his high-octane show to Rough Trade on Wednesday night.
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Lady Lamb Broadens Her Palette On 'After'

Monday, February 23, 2015

The contemplative and uninhibited songwriter returns to perform songs from her upcoming album, After, in the Soundcheck studio.
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Gig Alert: Kahli Abdu & VHS Safari

Monday, February 23, 2015

Afropop & indie rock meets socially conscious hip-hop from Nigeria tonight at Brooklyn Bowl.
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Gig Alert: Alfonso Vilallonga

Friday, February 20, 2015

View a radical re-telling of 'Snow White' with live flamenco flourishes, tonight at Brookfield Place Winter Garden.
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The Best Thing About Drake's Mixtape Is the Memes

Thursday, February 19, 2015

When Drake released his mixtape If You’re Reading This, It’s Too Late last week, fans flocked online to listen and have some fun with Photoshop.
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Gig Alert: The Odetta Project

Thursday, February 19, 2015

The artist Justin Hicks reimagines the work of the folk icon Odetta in a special show tonight in Clinton Hill. 
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Gig Alert: The Jay Vons

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Stewards of classic Stax sounds play tonight at Rough Trade. "Listen to Night (Was Stealing From The Sun)."
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Why Lesley Gore Mattered

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

The pop singer known for songs like "It's My Party" and "You Don't Own Me," and later, as an advocate of LGBT rights, died at 68. Soundcheck's John Schaefer has this remembrance. 
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Noelle Scaggs: 'Give Your Heart'

Monday, February 16, 2015

The charismatic singer of Fitz And The Tantrums reflects on what it means to be a powerful woman on- and off-stage.
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BRONCHO: Indie Pop Hooks You Can't Stop Singing

Monday, February 16, 2015

With playful melodies you won't forget, the Oklahoma band plays songs from its 2014 album, Just Enough Hip To Be Woman, in the Soundcheck studio.
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Gig Alert: Debussy's Sonatas

Monday, February 16, 2015

Contemporary musicians take on the task of completing a century-project by the great French composer. 
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