Let's not admit that Ghana's music is great until after Saturday's game.
John Schaefer likes the sound of this first-ever African World Cup
What's a record? A question of authenticity vs artifice...
Sometimes a recording is more than just a document of a band's sound.
OK, she's a computer, but is composer Emily Howell really all that different?
WSM reached millions of Americans. John Schaefer was not one of them.
John Schaefer on what the world really needs: more soccer and more music.
Yeah, the show's over - but we're not done yet.
Robert Johnson: a deal with the devil or a mistake in the control room?
Why The Roots are the best thing on the late night talk shows.
We’ve done this annually on Soundcheck – offering a list of likely pop hits that seem to have been issued for the sole purpose of vying for the unofficial title of Song Of The Summer.
It just looks like another car to me...
John Schaefer has a family connection to the immigration issue.
Turns out the universe is musical, and somewhere, Pythagoras is saying "right again!"
Why I'd love the Clash to reunite - and why I wouldn't go see them.
John Schaefer recognizes "Drooling Fanaticism" when he sees it - at home.
John Schaefer wonders why he isn't more upset at VIP concert packages.
Seems like everyone wants to write music for this old sci-fi classic.
How about the best (or worst) of both worlds: A wedding band with a dj?
John Schaefer wonders what those catchy jingles are really saying...