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A Kurt Cobain Reading List in Reverse Chronological Order

Every generation has that one unforgettable death that bears the question, “Where were you when ____ died?” For baby boomers, it was JFK. For the …

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Watch Best Coast's "Baby I'm Crying" Video, Featuring 360-Degree Field of Sound

Best Coast have released a video for "Baby I'm Crying", from last year's <i>Fade Away</i> EP. It's a live performance directed by Ryan Reichenfeld with "binaural" audio recording technology—using microphones placed inside a human dummy head—which simulates the sensation of standing in the room during the …

What Do You Bring for Friends Who Could Use a Home-Cooked Meal?

<b>Q:</b> What are some great recipes for meals to take to neighbors and friends who are sick, recovering from an illness, just returning from a trip, or …

Top 10 Not So Merry Christmas Songs

If you’re old enough to be reading this piece, then you probably already know certain depressing truths about Christmastime: Santa Clause <i>was</i> real but …

How Music Affects and Benefits Your Brain

I'm a big fan of music and use it a lot when working, but I had no idea about how it really affects our brains and bodies. Music is such a big part …

10 Great Ladies Of Jazz

<b>Ella Fitzgerald</b>Fondly referred to as <i>‘The First Lady of Song’</i>, Fitzgerald is the quintessential vocalist with style and grace that propelled her from …

What Lorde Can Teach Her Pop Peers

Lorde has risen to the top of the Billboard charts faster than any pop star in recent memory, but the 17-year-old (as of last week) New Zealander has …

8 Food Blog Links We Love

<i>We've scoured the web, found our favorite food blog posts, and now we're bringing them right to your desktop. It’s hard work, but someone has to do it.</i><p>Congratulations! You survived Thanksgiving. All the fretting about the turkey and trying to manage your family members is behind you now. Today's …

10 Apps That Will Help You Discover Your Next Favorite Band

Sharing tunes with your buddies will forever be fun—but these days, it looks a little difference. Not only has the growth of online culture …

Elvis Presley on stage at Ottawa Auditorium , 3 April 1957

Elvis Presley on stage at Ottawa Auditorium , 3 April 1957.

The Good Listener: Is There Too Much Music?

We get a lot of mail at NPR Music, and amid the whale-sedatives we ordered to help us endure the Green Bay Packers' losing streak is a slew of smart questions about how music fits into our lives — and, this week, how to handle the desire to take a break from music.<p><b>Casey Smith writes via email:</b> …