When Jews sing a niggun, Ethan Press writes, this wordless Jewish melody brings the singer into ecstatic union with the Divine.
If you're a fan of the Beastie Boys and Adam Yauch, we hope you take a few minutes to listen to these two Beastie Boys tracks - "Shambhala" and "Boddhisatva Vow" - and remember the life of MCA, a phenomenal artist and a fine human being.
Watch Steve Martin with the Steep Canyon Rangers sing a special song, since they say atheists don’t have any.
An excellent reflection on the playlist for "Days of Awe."
Which piece of music would you choose to complement Wendell Berry reading his poems?
Hitchcock's cinema classic serves as inspiration for this show's musical selections.
One song had the power to "unite all African people" during the struggle against apartheid.
Music may document history as accurately as any text. Songs from Victor Jara, Mercedes Sosa, Calexico, The Clash, and Chuck Brodsky.
We asked for your song recommendations, and you delivered scores of them.
How we arrived at choosing the late Lucille Clifton's "won't you celebrate with me" — with video.