Music Features

The Last Dinner Party (photo by Charles Gall, PR)

The Last Dinner Party: Q&A

August 13, 2023|Kara Manning
Listen: A chat with the fast-rising London band.
Lenny Kaye with Eric Holland on the 50th anniversary of Nuggets (photo: WFUV and Rhino)

Lenny Kaye: Guest DJ Mix

July 19, 2023|Eric Holland
Listen: 50 years of Nuggets
Romy (photo by Jon Wilkinson, PR)

Romy: UKNY Guest DJ Mix

June 24, 2023|Kara Manning
Listen: The xx's Romy joins host Kara Manning
Joy Oladokun (photo by Brian Higbee, PR)

Joy Oladokun: Juneteenth Q&A

June 16, 2023|Kara Manning
"Being proudly LGBTQIA, to me, is about the potential lives it will save."
Hannah Jadagu (photo by Sterling Smith, PR)

Hannah Jadagu: Juneteenth Q&A

June 16, 2023|Kara Manning
"To me, Juneteenth is a reminder of freedom."
Abraham Alexander (photo by Elle Caerbert, PR)

Abraham Alexander: Juneteenth Q&A

June 13, 2023|Kara Manning
Abraham on his auspicious debut album and Juneteenth.
Meshell Ndegeocello (photo by Charlie Gross, PR)

Meshell Ndegeocello: Juneteenth Q&A

June 13, 2023|Kara Manning
Read: Conversation about her new album and a 30-year-old classic.
Madison McFerrin (photo by Justin French, PR)

Madison McFerrin: Juneteenth Q&A

June 12, 2023|Kara Manning
"Juneteenth means freedom."
David Bromberg (photo courtesy of Calabro Music Media, PR)

David Bromberg: Q&A

June 09, 2023|Don McGee
Don McGee's "Mixed Bag" conversation with David Bromberg.
Bully's Alicia Bognanno (photo courtesy of the artist, PR)

Bully: Q&A

May 22, 2023|Kara Manning
Bully's Alicia Bognanno on music and mental health.
Pom Pom Squad's Mia Berrin (photo by Sammy Ray Nelson, PR)

Pom Pom Squad's Mia Berrin: Q&A

May 17, 2023|Kara Manning
Mia on Mental Health Awareness Month and the Sound Mind Music Festival.
Paul Cavalconte and President Tania Tetlow (photo courtesy of FUV)

Tania Tetlow at New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Fest 2023: Q&A

May 05, 2023|Paul Cavalconte
Fordham President Tania Tetlow reports from Jazz Fest in New Orleans.
Abraham Alexander (photo by Elle Caebert, PR)

New FUV Faves

April 03, 2023|Kara Manning
Songs from Abraham Alexander, Samara Joy, and Jenny Lewis.
boygenius (photo by Matt Grubb, PR)

New FUV Faves

March 02, 2023|Kara Manning
New boygenius, Janelle Monáe, and CHVRCHES.
Joy Oladokun (photo by Brian Higbee, PR)

New FUV Faves

February 28, 2023|Kara Manning
Digging Joy Oladokun, beabadoobee and Tommy Lefroy.
Blondshell (photo by Daniel Topete, PR)

New FUV Faves

February 21, 2023|Kara Manning
Blondshell, Natalie Merchant, Cuco and more.
Devon Gilfillian (photo by Emmanuel Afolabi, PR)

New FUV Faves

February 15, 2023|Kara Manning
New Beck, Devon Gilfillian, and Depeche Mode.
Say She She (photo by Kaelan Barowsky, PR)

New FUV Faves

February 07, 2023|Kara Manning
New songs from Say She She, Samia, and Ruston Kelly.
boygenius (photo by Harrison Whitford, PR)

New FUV Faves: Week of January 23

January 23, 2023|Kara Manning
Arlo Parks, boygenius, The National and more.
Vagabon (photo by Tonje Thilesen, PR)

New FUV Faves

January 17, 2023|Kara Manning
New music from Vagabon, Everything but the Girl, and Tennis.
Inhaler (photo by Lewis Evans, PR)

New FUV Faves

January 09, 2023|Kara Manning
Brand new Inhaler, Peter Gabriel, and Caroline Polachek.
Little Simz (photo by Karolina Wielocha, PR)

New FUV Faves

December 19, 2022|Kara Manning
New songs from Little Simz, Cuco and Emily King.
Danielle Ponder single artwork

New FUV Faves

November 22, 2022|Kara Manning
Danielle Ponder, Montell Fish, and Shame.
Cafuné (photo by Noah Falge, PR)

New FUV Faves

November 14, 2022|Kara Manning
New songs by Cafuné and SAULT.
Bob Dylan (photo courtesy Universal Music)

Bob Dylan

May 23, 2019|Kara Manning
Catching up to all things Bob, plus Rita Houston's Essential Bob Dylan Spotify playlist.
Dan Auerbach (original photo by Neil Swanson for WFUV)

Dan Auerbach

May 14, 2019|Kara Manning
Singer, songwriter, guitarist, producer, studio owner, label exec, modern bluesman. [Playlist]
Al Green (AP Photo/Dave Martin)

Al Green

May 02, 2019|Kara Manning
For his enduring voice and his embrace of both the spiritual and the secular.
Tank and the Bangas (photo by Alex Marks, PR)

Tank and the Bangas: Five Essential New Orleans Songs

April 25, 2019|Kara Manning
As joyful ambassadors of the city's resurrection and revival
Richard Thompson (original photo by Gus Philippas)

Richard Thompson

April 03, 2019|Kara Manning
One of the best-kept secrets in British music. [Playlist]

Indigo Girls

March 26, 2019|Laura Fedele
There is a perfect yin-yang balance to Emily Saliers and Amy Ray. [Playlist]
Patty Griffin (photo courtesy of Big Hassle, PR)

Patty Griffin: Five Essential Rickie Lee Jones Songs

February 28, 2019|Kara Manning
From one "serious badass" to another.
Rickie Lee Jones in 2010 (photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons)

Rickie Lee Jones

February 28, 2019|Kara Manning
Her songs are not so much sung as viscerally lived. [Playlist]
Courtney Marie Andrews (photo by Laura E. Partain, PR)

Courtney Marie Andrews: Five Essential Dolly Parton Songs

February 08, 2019|Kara Manning
From one great country songwriter to another.
Dawes (photo by Magdalena Wosinska, PR)

Dawes: Five Essential Warren Zevon Songs

January 24, 2019|Kara Manning
Goldsmith cites Zevon's bold lyrical risks.
Warren Zevon in 1989 (AP Photo/Alan Greth)

Warren Zevon

January 24, 2019|Kara Manning
Essential for his uncanny way with words, wit, intensity, and final legacy. [Playlist]
Essential debuts (collage of album covers by Laura Fedele, WFUV)


January 10, 2019|Kara Manning
The culmination of years of hard work, lucky breaks, missteps, epiphanies, and dreams. [Playlist]