C’est comme ça que j’ai découvert Tank and the Bangas, génial...
@rastapopoulos , on se console de la mort d’Aretha Franklin...
Erykah Badu fait enfin son Tiny Desk :
NPR, le 14 août 2018
Erykah Badu On Stand-Up, Meeting Prince And ’Unpopular Opinions’
NPR, le 15 août 2018
A mushroom walks into a bar and the bartender says, “Sorry, we don’t serve mushrooms in here.” The mushroom replies, “Why not? I’m a fungi!
Steve Martin And The Steep Canyon Rangers: Tiny Desk Concert : NPR
These days Martin is working on music full-time. He’s just released a stellar bluegrass album he recorded with The Steep Canyon Rangers called (perfectly) The Long-Awaited Album, a record filled with often hilarious story songs and world-class performances.
Martin’s set with The Steep Canyon Rangers at the Tiny Desk was at times thrilling, particularly his opening solo for the song “So Familiar.” But it was also playful, comical and a joy to witness. At the end of the typical three-song performance, the group graciously decided to do one more called “Caroline,” a hilarious, first-person account of how not to handle a breakup.
On November 27, 2013, Paak produced and recorded Cover Art, an all-covers EP. Paak was inspired by the white artists of the 1950s who achieved commercial success by remaking songs written by black blues and R&B singers, while hardly ever compensating the original artists. Cover Art reversed the process and transformed folk and rock classics from white musicians into a mold of soul, jazz, hip hop, and R&B.
Je l’ai vu la semaine dernière en clôture du Festival de Jazz de Montréal.
Puis avec son album Malibu.
Kishi Bashi is a master of building his music from the ground up, from live violin loops to layered singing to beatboxing, in order to create pocket symphonies steeped in classical music and 21st-century pop. He brings that ingenuity and songcraft to the Tiny Desk at the NPR Music offices.