Gaelynn Lea: "Art Can Serve as a Vessel to Remind People We're Here"
The Minnesota musician speaks about accessibility in the arts, her history with the violin, and the ways that folk music can change everything.
Finding Happiness Isn't Easy But Brandi Carlile Is Doing the Best She Can
We talked to the pacific northwest folk singer about her latest album, 'By The Way, I Forgive You,' gay motherhood, how shutting the hell up is activism.
There Is Only One Good Album, and It Was Made by Harry Dean Stanton
The actor, who was recently seen quietly singing a country standard in the new 'Twin Peaks,' has never been more beloved than he is now.
American Musical Ambassadors Offset the Negative Trump Brand Abroad
From Papua New Guinea to Ghana, from Croatia to Vietnam -- cultural ambassadors are sent by the US State Department to facilitate cultural exchange through music and other art forms.