Surprising revelations from Prince about his childhood, what he values, his music and the challenges he faced and overcame.
A musician explores the Civil Rights Movement through its music.
Journalist Roxana Saberi on how music helped her pass the time in an Iranian prison where she was incarcerated in 2009.
The underground hip-hop scene is thriving for women -- get a sampling of the amazing female hip-hop artists at the SXSW music festival.
Traditional Irish band, the Chieftains, plunge head-first into Mexican folk music with "San Patricio."
Rounder helped launch Alison Krauss and George Thorogood and the Destroyers, and also preserved a wealth of folk culture.
Some towns make handcrafts or goods for niche markets, but one indigenous village in Oaxaca produces highly-skilled musicians.
A video making the rounds online features actors dressed up as peasants singing American jazz standards with Japanese lyrics.
Frank Sinatra's “My Way” deadly to sing in Philippine karaoke bars as altercations over the song have resulted in several deaths.
Acclaimed jazz guitarist Pat Metheny plugs into the Orchestrion, a massive instrument based on the old player piano orchestrations of yore.