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April 26, 2016
Sacramento singer-songwriter Sandra Dolores is back with a brand new EP, "Back to the Start." She was on Insight with Beth Ruyak to talk about the album.
April 21, 2016
The Scandinavian duo My bubba started singing together after Bubba Tomasdottír answered an ad to rent a room in My Larsdotter's apartment.
April 8, 2016
Early in Heads, his deep exploration of American psychedelic culture, Jesse Jarnow details how the Berkeley-based visual artist Rick Shubb drew up a peculiar new world map.
April 7, 2016
As Radical Face, Ben Cooper has written song after song about a fictional family. They make up not just one album but a trilogy of them, called The Family Tree. All of the characters on the first two albums, The Roots and The Branches, were made up.
April 6, 2016
Outlaw, "Okie from Muskogee", poet of working class values and a fixture in country music for 50 years, Merle Haggard died Wednesday, April 6, his 79th birthday.
March 4, 2016
With more than 50 albums behind her — and her latest, Full Circle, out now — Lynn has some advice for persevering: "Girls, listen," she says. "You gotta be tough."
March 1, 2016
Williams grew up in the tiny town of Lyttelton, New Zealand. As a kid he sang in choir, but as a teen he found his voice in country music, a genre his Maori punk-singer dad introduced him to.
February 1, 2016
The gospel star is known for merging hip-hop and gospel. His new album has a controversial title; he says he hopes it will help make God famous.