NPR |Dec. 16, 2014 5:49 a.m.
The Smiths and N.W.A. were left off of the list of inductees for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, as Hall voters opted for acts such as Lou Reed, Bill Withers, and Joan Jett and the Blackhearts.
NPR |Dec. 13, 2014 11:03 p.m.
Senators meet in a rare Saturday session in hopes of resolving last-minute differences over the omnibus measure before a midnight deadline.
NPR |Dec. 13, 2014 4:11 p.m.
Race is at the forefront of the current debate over police use of deadly force. But one shooting brought attention to another factor at play when police shoot civilians and receive no punishment.
NPR |Dec. 11, 2014 5:44 a.m.
Russian performers who have criticized the country's role in Ukraine have been denounced on TV programs and had concert dates abruptly canceled.
NPR |Dec. 09, 2014 2:17 p.m.
But Dylan in a statement said he doesn't see himself as "covering these songs in any way." Instead, he said he and his band are "uncovering them." Shadows in the Night will be released Feb. 3
NPR |Dec. 06, 2014 8:51 a.m.
The master luthier's violins include spruce from "The Musical Woods."
NPR |Dec. 04, 2014 9:43 a.m.
We proudly present the world premiere of two videos by India's first YouTube star. Life in his father's home village will be celebrated. And yes, a chicken will take a bath.
NPR |Dec. 04, 2014 7:40 a.m.
One woman who has experienced abuse on Twitter calls the change "a big step up," as the company changes how it handles harassment and the ability to block other users.
NPR |Dec. 04, 2014 7:34 a.m.
African musicians have recorded a fund-raising song to help fight Ebola. They say it truly reflects what's happening in their homeland — unlike the Brit pop Ebola song "Do They Know It's Christmas?"
NPR |Dec. 03, 2014 3:05 p.m.
He was in the English rock bands Small Faces and Faces, and also played keyboard for the Rolling Stones. McLagan died today in Austin, Texas. He was 69.