Thanksgiving Songs

Here’s a smattering of tunes to help you through Thanksgiving—the dinner-table political discourse, your aunt’s cranberry-jelly concoctions, the travails of tryptophan. A Happy Thanksgiving to all!

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The Indefatigable Maggie Rogers

If you follow pop music—or especially, perhaps, the business of pop music—you surely know Maggie Rogers’ story. Today, the young songwriter made famous by her infectious pop—and Pharrell’s endorsement—drops her new song “Dog Years,” in advance of an upcoming EP.

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T Bone Burnett’s AmericanaFest Keynote Address

If you were lucky enough to attend the conference’s keynote address, you were fortunate to see and here one of the grandfathers of American music, T Bone Burnett, deliver a fascinating, prescient talk on not merely the status of American music, but on the nature of Art and the intersection of creativity and commerce.

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