Hear it now: Stretch (@stretcharmstrong) and Bobbito (@koolboblove) are kicking off their new NPR podcast, What's Good with Stretch & Bobbito, with two of comedy’s biggest names: Dave Chappelle @chappellercmh) and Donnell Rawlings (@donnellrawlings). Hear about how the two got connected and what it was like for Chappelle to host the first SNL after Donald Trump was elected, link in the bio. (📸:Brian McCabe/NPR @npr)
@stretcharmstrong and @koolboblove made radio that changed lives. And now they’re bringing it to @npr with a new podcast, taking on art, music, politics, sports and everything in between. The first episode of What’s Good with Stretch and Bobbito drops July 19. Head to npr.org/whatsgood for the details, and find it on NPR One or wherever you get your podcasts.
Are you an undergraduate, graduate student or recent graduate? Join NPR Music for the fall semester as our editorial, video or All Songs Considered intern! Applications are now available and the deadline to apply is this Sunday, July 16 at 11:59 p.m. EST. Find the editorial internship posting at the link in our bio! (📸: Liam James Doyle @liamjamesphoto/NPR @npr)
Violents, the project from arranger and songwriter Jeremy Larson, and Monica Martin have created a subtle, soulful record, 'Awake And Pretty Much Sober,' that merges Larson's classical training and Monica's melodies. Watch the #TinyDesk performance at the link in the bio.
Our #TinyDeskContest has come to a close and @tankandthebangas have a special goodbye song. @tinydesk has written a goodbye note, too, and you can read it at the link in the bio. Thanks to our sponsors @lagunitasbeer and to all of you for sharing your music with us & making this the wonderful experience it was. Until next time...
Norwegian producer #CashmereCat (@cashmerecat) has made beats for artists like Kanye West and Ariana Grande. For his debut album, '9,' he says he wanted to recapture the feeling of discovering his own sound for the first time. Read the @npratc interview, link in the bio. (📸: Masahiro Shimazaki/Courtesy of the artist)