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Weekly Music Roundup: Greek Pop, African Guitar, And More

Tuesday, July 07, 2015

This week's Tuesday Music Roundup covers ground from Greece to Atlanta with a sprinkling of post-rock.
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Summer Sets: Weekend Concert Update, July 2 - 5

Thursday, July 02, 2015

The second installment of Summer Sets, our compilation of the weekend's best concerts including The Grateful Dead, San Cisco and more.
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Tuesday Music Roundup: Imogen Heap And Harry Potter, Telekinesis And Farao

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

This week's Tuesday Music Round Up includes a Harry Potter play, horses and Roo (that's Bonnaroo to you) without the bug spray. 
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The Ultimate Summer Song, Revealed!

Friday, June 26, 2015

After weeks of polling, Soundcheck and The Takeaway have finally found the ultimate summer anthem.
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Summer Sets: Weekend Concert Update, June 26 - 28

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Symphony Space
Summer's here and our calendars are packed with must-see music all over the city. Here's the first installment of our recommendations of the weekend's best concerts.
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Nina Simone's Lingering Spell

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

A new documentary about the singer's troubled life resonates more than ever before. Have we finally found the time to which Nina Simone belongs?
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Tuesday Music Roundup: Neil Young's Political Week; Day-Glo Fiesta

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

To get you through your mid-week blues, catch up on Neil Young drama and a "Subway Symphony."
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Drumming Mags Ignored Women for Years, Until Now

Monday, June 22, 2015

Women make only occasional appearances in mainstream drum magazines. Why?
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'Born To Drum' Presents A Wide World Of Dudes, And One Chapter For The Ladies

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

WNYC
Tony Barrell's book Born To Drum gives exactly one chapter to female players. Why not just achieve better balance throughout?
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Soundcheck's Tuesday Music Roundup: Beck Summery 'Dreams'; Nile's Festival; More

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Soundcheck rounds up the music videos, songs and news you should know to help get you through the week.
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All Boy/All Girl: Timeless And Charming Orchestral Pop

Monday, June 15, 2015

Hear "OK Poncho," a bonus track from the Philadelphia-turned-Brooklyn band's EP, Trophy.
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Remembering Saxophonist And Free Jazz Innovator Ornette Coleman

Thursday, June 11, 2015

One of the most influential innovators in jazz, the alto saxophonist and composer died on Thursday morning in New York. Soundcheck's John Schaefer has this remembrance.
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Help Us Pick The Ultimate Summer Anthem

Thursday, June 11, 2015

Most pop songs are, by definition, of-the-moment. But a powerful few persist. What gets your vote for most timeless summer anthem?
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Hop Along: 'It's Fun To Freak Out'

Tuesday, June 09, 2015

The Philadelphia band performs selections from its new album, Painted Shut, in the Soundcheck studio and singer Frances Quinlan reflects on her songs' themes.
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Soundcheck’s Tuesday Music Roundup: Les Paul Turns 100; Rock Goddess Meryl Streep; More

Tuesday, June 09, 2015

Soundcheck rounds up the music videos, songs and news you should know to help get you through the week.
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Governors Ball: Three Days Of Music, Day Drinking And Summer Camp

Monday, June 08, 2015

New York's very own big music festival on Randall's Island presented show-stoppers like Drake, St. Vincent, The Black Keys, and even "Weird Al." See photos from the weekend.
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Governors Ball Is Here! Now Who Should I See?

Thursday, June 04, 2015

This weekend thousands of DayGlo-wearing concert-goers will brave the weather and make the unwieldy trek up to Randall's Island. Here's a few artists you should check out.
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John Legend Tours To End Mass Incarceration

Wednesday, June 03, 2015

WNYC
With the FREE AMERICA initiative, the singer defies a long history of singers merely singing about incarceration. He's decided to do something about it.
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Soundcheck’s Tuesday Music Roundup: A$AP Returns, Pianos Invade New York, And Organ Porn

Tuesday, June 02, 2015

Soundcheck rounds up the music videos, songs and news you should know to help get you through the week.
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A Jazz Legend Returns, With A Lawsuit

Thursday, May 28, 2015

A lawsuit filed on behalf of saxophonist Ornette Coleman against the other two musicians alleges an album has been released without his knowledge or consent.
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