It can feel a little strange listening to a song about the great outdoors during a time when almost the entire world is confined to their homes, but the pre-chorus refrain — “These are real things” — is also a reminder that what Musgraves is singing about still exists, and will still be there whenever it’s safe to go outside.
Within the first moments of Taimane’s magical set, we hear her play fiery flamenco, a famous phrase from the opera Carmen, a touch of Bach and more than a nod to her Hawaiian homeland.
Dixie Chicks has never left our consciousness, but it’s been quite a long time since they’ve released an album.
NPR reporters from across the newsroom added analysis and fact-checking to the remarks.
They’ve been there for all the other SOTUs but they were really working a feverish pace last night …
This is good …
Fire up your Bunsen burners and break out those test tubes because we’re about to embark on another rock ‘n’ roll thought experiment. Seth Kaufman, author of “Metaphysical Graffiti: Rock ‘n’ Roll and the Meaning of Life,” joins WPR’s “BETA” to investigate the concept album.
The touching moment Francis Ford Coppola interviewed his 5-year-old daughter Sofia back in 1977 …
by Jack Whatley, Far Out Magazine
She was a bigger-than-life legend in news journalism.
Veteran journalist Cokie Roberts, who joined an upstart NPR in 1978 and left an indelible imprint on the growing network with her coverage of Washington politics before later going to ABC News, has died. She was 75.