Historic recordings by West African musicians are compiled in a new CD called "Living is Hard: West African Music in Britain, 1927 - 1929."
Singer and songwriter Amos Lee talks about the special blend of Folk/Soul music exemplified in his latest CD, 'Last Days at the Lodge.'
DJ Spooky, Derek Chilcote Bacco and Lawrence Lessig on digital media remix and mash-ups and why current copyright law is absurd.
The southeast coast of the African continent offers a rich and varied musical experience, showing its influences from regions near and far.
Celine Dion wins the dubious honor of world's worst song cover -- of AC/DC's "You Shook Me All Night Long" -- despite some stiff competition.
The jazz-rock superstar group from the 1970s broke ground in the jazz world and changed its sound for years to come.
Mark Oliver Everett from the band The Eels talks about why he has always had a rotating band, and how sick he is of self-reflection.
PRI's documentary series traces the roots of rockabilly and celebrates it stars -- Johnny Cash, Buddy Holly and others.
Yassir Chadley, an oud player, recently teamed up with acclaimed jazz trumpet player Kahlil Shaheed. They call themselves the Mo'Rockin Project.
The 1960s and '70s were the heyday of the cool music scene in Jamaica. This report looks at the rise and fall of the scene.