Kimbra's refreshing cover of "Plain Gold Ring" is a love letter to Nina Simone and her classic song.
A song of childhood torture from the back of the family station wagon becomes one of solitude during commutes and nighttime lullabies.
During a Minnesota blizzard, Wangari Maathai left us with this song. May she rest in peace.
An entrancing (and somewhat eerie) opening to a magical commission for Trinity Wall Street's youth choir by Robert Moran.
A Brooklyn-based musician makes peace with her father's indirect expressions of love.