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Cherrytree Records Extravaganza: Ivy Levan and Sting Set to Rock Beatles on Letterman; RAC Readies New Album; Much More

Gregory Weinkauf | Posted 04.06.2014 | Entertainment
Gregory Weinkauf

Remember when you first heard "Roxanne"? I do. I was a child in a record store without a clue about the song's theme. Not sure I could've identified reggae, let alone purloined reggae. But I well recall my impression.

Dog Ears Music: Let It Snow

The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin | Posted 02.19.2014 | Entertainment
The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin

This week's playlist includes music by Robert Randolph & The Family Band, Eddy Arnold, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, and more.

Dog Ears Music: Autumnal Equinox Playlist

The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin | Posted 11.20.2013 | Entertainment
The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin

This week's playlist includes music by Joanna Newsom, John Coltrane, The Byrds, Death Cab for Cutie, Elvis Costello, and more.

Give Some Love to Michael Kiwanuka

Bobby Elliott | Posted 12.20.2012 | Entertainment
Bobby Elliott

Contemporary soul singers usually don't fare too much better than hip hop artists when it comes to creative freedom, but Michael Kiwanuka seems to have made the album he wanted to make, except that no one's really talking about it.

A-Sides With Jon Chattman: Some Foy Vance With a Shot of Gin (Wigmore)

Jon Chattman | Posted 10.25.2012 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

It stood there under his nose like some beautiful piece of art -- just asking to be talked about, critiqued and dissected. It curled a bit, was well-groomed, and stood out on an already distinguishable face.

Dog Ears Music: Volume 245

The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin | Posted 11.14.2012 | Entertainment
The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin

This week we review music by Yma Sumac, Link Wray, Michael Kiwanuka, Wilmer & The Dukes, Lévon Minassian and Alabama Shakes.

"Communion" Video Exclusive and Chatting With Mumford & Sons' Ben Lovett

Mike Ragogna | Posted 12.11.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

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