National Park Radio

We chat with frontman Stefan Szabo about Ben Gibbard, the importance of keeping an open mind and his decision to finally take the plunge into the music industry.

Daily Discovery: Christopher Parker, “Delta Blues”

I was realizing that no matter how far I travel, or how lost I get in mountains or cities, the Mississippi Delta has left its mark—shaping me as an artist, a lover and a person—and there’s nothing I can do to change that.

Daily Discovery: Gnarly Parkers, “Spin Me Minnie”

Gnarly Parkers are a 7 piece swing band based out of Nashville, TN.  The band shares a collective love and respect for jazz music of the 20’s-50’s.  ARTIST: Gnarly Parkers SONG: Spin Me Minnie BIRTHDATE: (band birthdate) September 2014 HOMETOWN: … Continued

Stream The National’s New Album High Violet

Taking a cue from NPR’s Exclusive First Listen Series, The New York Times is getting into the streaming-album-preview game, choosing The National’s High Violet as their inaugarul LP. The album is the Brooklyn-based band’s first in three years, following 2008’s … Continued