The Olympics are here, which means we're getting a ton of sports we only care about once every two years mainlined into the American heart and soul. It can be difficult navigating and narrating the storylines and emotional posture of the winter sports, as they tend to apply to a very specific subset ... More >>
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Yes In My Backyard is a semiweekly column showcasing MP3s from new and emerging local talent. New York's rumbling violin and guitar duo itsnotyouitsme create a doleful soundtrack for rainy days and crumbling cities. With just two men and an army of pedals, they cull the transcendent-yet-tang ... More >>
On a Wednesday night in January, the filled-to-bursting crowd gathered to absorb some challenging orchestral works at the Church of St. Paul the Apostle was split neatly down the middle. Half were suave, elegant folks typically into the “new music” thing; the other half were scruffy, painstaking ... More >>
The uneasy return of ambient music
How to program your baby's musical tastes and pretend to not be trying