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The Soundcheck Stream: Women On The Edge

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Soundcheck and special curators assemble more than 12 hours of music from women who influenced and are currently shaping our world.

Soundcheck’s Tuesday Music Roundup For April 28

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Soundcheck rounds up music news, videos and songs you should know that just might help you get through the rest of the week.
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Gig Alert: Ben Folds & yMusic

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

The boundary-hopping piano-banger joins forces with the pop-influenced chamber ensemble tonight at Music Hall of Williamsburg. 
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Art Alexakis And Everclear: 'I've Still Got A Lot of Rage in Me'

Monday, April 27, 2015

The alt-rock stalwarts perform an acoustic session in the Soundcheck studio. 
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Gig Alert: Cheerleader

Monday, April 27, 2015

Breezy synth-pop vibes blow in to Webster Hall tonight. 
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Gig Alert: Chamber Music and Sparring at 'Strike'!

Friday, April 24, 2015

Bach meets boxing at the legendary Gleason's Gym in DUMBO tonight.
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Gig Alert: Anonymous 4

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Beloved a cappella ensemble performs songs from the American Civil War with Bruce Molsky at the Great Hall at Cooper Union.
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London’s 12 Most Musical Tube Stations

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

After a week riding London's extensive subway system, Soundcheck's John Schaefer compiles a playlist of songs that reference the tube.
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Gig Alert: Gilberto Gil

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Brazilian guitar legend performs at The Town Hall, in town for the first time in five years. 
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Squarepusher, Live On Soundcheck

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

The "intelligent dance music" artist performs songs from his latest project, Damogen Furies, in the Soundcheck studio.
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Celebrating 50 Years Of Musical Incompetence

Monday, April 20, 2015

As PDQ Bach celebrates his 50th anniversary, creator and composer Peter Schickele talks about how to make serious music funny, and how to take funny music seriously.
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Gig Alert: HEEMS

Monday, April 20, 2015

New York-based MC steps out with new record 'Eat Pray Thug' at Baby's All Right. 
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Interview: Andy Allo, On Her New EP, Cameroon, And Prince

Friday, April 17, 2015

The singer-songwriter talks about growing up in Cameroon, working with Prince, and going in a new different musical direction with her latest EP, Hello.
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Six Musicians Who Weren’t Who They Were Rumored To Be

Friday, April 17, 2015

Orion: The Man Who Would Be King tells the story Orion, a singer who sounded a lot like Elvis, and wore a mask. John Schaefer rounds up other musicians with mysterious identities.
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Gig Alert: Brooklyn Folk Festival

Friday, April 17, 2015

7th annual staging of the venerable folk confab happens in Brooklyn Heights this weekend. 
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Hear Anonymous 4, In The Studio

Thursday, April 16, 2015

In its last touring season, beloved a cappella ensemble performs selections from its latest album,1865: Songs of Hope and Home from the American Civil War in the studio.
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Gig Alert: Julia Hülsmann Trio and Theo Bleckmann Play Weill

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Dazzling trio joins accomplished vocalist to breathe new life into music by Kurt Weill, as well as poems by Walt Whitman. 
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Song Premiere: Downtown Boys, 'Wave Of History'

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

In just under two unrelenting minutes, the Providence, Rhode Island punk band's incisive new song addresses larger social issues, corrupt institutions, and political disenfranchisement
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Why'd We Pick 'Women On The Edge'?

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

This edition of the Soundcheck Stream, called "Women On The Edge," celebrates women who demand, and command, center stage.
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Gig Alert: Hauschka

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

A master of the "prepared piano" visits Le Poisson Rouge tonight.
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Gig Alert: Kitty, Daisy, & Lewis

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Sibling trio brings rockabilly vibes to Bowery Ballroom tonight.
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