Music Lists

NPR Music’s Favorite Albums Of 2014 (So Far)

NPR Music’s Favorite Albums Of 2014 (So Far)

2014 has, in its first six months, been a wonderful year for musicians who go deep. The albums on this list all start with a sound, a vibe, a concept or crucial idea.

Susheela Raman, a London-based singer who draws upon her Indian roots. COURTESY OF THE ARTIST.

Latitudes: International Music You Must Hear In June

Since June is the traditional month for weddings, how about we turn our ears this month to two odd-but-charming marriages and a party that devolves into a drunken episode?