The Year In Music (So Far): 2012
Jun 25, 2012 — The NPR Music team presents its 25 favorite albums from the first half of 2012. Highlights include records by rockers Jack White and Sharon Van Etten, pianists Jeremy Denk and Vijay Iyer and debuts from Alabama Shakes and Exitmusic.
Jun 20, 2012 — See how listeners voted in our mid-year poll for the year's best albums (so far).
Jun 12, 2012 — Hear our 50 favorite ecstatic, joyful, surprising and swooning songs of the last six months.
Jun 12, 2012 — This week on All Songs Considered, Bob and Robin are joined by NPR Music's Stephen Thompson and Ann Powers to discuss their favorite surprises, artists, albums and songs from the first half of 2012.
Jun 12, 2012 — It's time again to vote for your favorite records of the year (so far).
Jun 13, 2012 — The NPR Classical team discusses and spins a variety of favorite new discs and downloads.
Jun 13, 2012 — We're only half way through the year and it's already been a year of musical surprises. A rising Chilean MC took on politics, a Venezuelan rap group released an amazing mix tape, and a young Mexican singer moved into bolero icon territory. We recap our favorite artists and musicians of 2012 so far.