Hear the Nashville-based prog rock band Moon Taxi perform in the Soundcheck studio.
The famed illustrator, who is also a huge fan of early folk, old-time blues and jazz, is an honorary member of New York's East River String Band. Or if he isn't, he should be -- he does all their artwork and plays live with them in the Soundcheck studio.
Hear White Hinterland play songs from her new album, Baby, live in the Soundcheck studio.
Hear the beguiling and visceral vocalist and musician play songs off her latest album, The Knife Shift, in the Soundcheck studio.
Hear singer and guitarist Liv Warfield play songs from her Prince-produced album, The Unexpected, in the Soundcheck studio.
Hear New Zealand singer-songwriter Neil Finn --the frontman for Crowded House -- perform songs from his new solo album, Dizzy Heights.
Hear the rising Syracuse punk band perform songs from its explosive debut album, Say Yes To Love, in the Soundcheck studio.
Known for her mixture of traditional blues, modern jazz and polyrhythmic world music, the genre-traversing violinist and MacArthur Fellow performs works from her latest project in the Soundcheck studio.
On the arresting and catchy new record, Too True, Dum Dum Girls sands down the band's trademark primitive grit, revealing a new sleeker side to Dee Dee Penny's charismatic vocals. Hear the band perform songs from the album in the Soundcheck studio.
It's been eight years since the phenomenal folk and bluegrass trio Nickel Creek released an album. In that time Chris Thile, Sara Watkins and Sean Watkins each pursued myriad individual projects. But now they've finally regrouped with a new album, A Dotted Line. Watch the group perform in the Soundcheck studio.
Hear the jazz saxophonist, composer and bandleader perform with his band in the Soundcheck studio.
Watch the beloved Brooklyn rock band play songs from its first album in four years, Teeth Dreams, live in the Soundcheck studio.
After a scary injury to one of its members, Los Lonely Boys have recovered and regrouped. Hear the genre-blending Tex Mex rock band perform songs from its latest album, Revelation, in the Soundcheck studio.
On his new record, The Best Of John Doe: This Far, the savvy songwriter reflects on his nearly 25 years of making music. Watch John Doe perform live in the Soundcheck studio.
Songwriter Dan Wilson is best known for fronting Semisonic and writing songs for everyone from Adele to Taylor Swift. Hear him perform material from his new solo album, Love Without Fear, live in the Soundcheck studio.
On its latest album, Fellow Travelers, Shearwater turns to reinterpreting other musicians' songs, enlivening songs from Sharon Van Etten, Xiu Xiu and even Coldplay with operatic grandiosity. Hear the indie rock band perform live in the Soundcheck studio.
In her solo debut, Sabina Sciubba -- the singer best known for her work with Brazilian Girls -- embraces the rock and pop of the 1960s and '70s. Watch her perform songs from Toujours in the Soundcheck studio.
Hear classical pianist Simone Dinnerstein perform works from her latest album of J.S. Bach compositions, in the Soundcheck studio.
Hear folk songwriter Dawn Landes perform songs from her latest album, Bluebird, in the Soundcheck studio.
Kris Bowers won the 2011 Thelonious Monk International Jazz Piano Competition Award. Hear him play songs from his debut album Heroes + Misfits -- which blends together jazz, hip hop and R&B influences -- in the Soundcheck studio.