Soundtrack to a revolution.
YES! Music Picks: What We've Been Listening to This Winter
by YES! online staffposted Feb 24, 2014
- Musical inspiration while putting out this issue.
Curriculum & Resources: Jazz in America
posted Jan 28, 2014
- In order to provide an ongoing education about jazz for our nation's students, the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz has developed Jazz in America, an Internet-based jazz curriculum for social studies, American history, and music classes in the United States.
Fresh and Fly: Denver Rapper Teaches Kids to Be Gardeners Not Gangstas
posted Jan 28, 2014
- For Ietef "DJ Cavem" Vita, HIP HOP is not just a form of music, it's a way of life—one he's using to teach kids about cultivating the earth and eating fresh veggies.
The Harmonies in This John Denver Cover Will Make You Stop Whatever You're Doing and Just Listen
by YES! online staffposted Aug 22, 2013
- Singer-songwriters Brett Dennen and Milow make a strong case for the lasting beauty of "Annie's Song" by John Denver.
YES! Music Picks: What We've Been Listening to This Summer
posted Aug 21, 2013
- Jake Bugg, a Tribute to John Denver, and Beethoven for Everyone.
Dar Williams: Why the Music of Protest Is Still Worth Defending
by Madeline Ostranderposted Jul 19, 2013
- We can’t change the world if we can’t even sing together—a star folk singer on what happens if political music dies.
Melodeego: The Hippest Bike-Powered Band in Town
by Chuck Collinsposted May 28, 2013
- Melodeego has been making music for the environment for years. Their songs include protests of the Keystone XL pipeline and other topics inspired by the anti-climate change movement.
YES! Music Picks: Summer 2013
posted Apr 22, 2013
- Pete Seeger, Steve Earle, Melodeego, and other inspiration while putting together the Summer 2013 issue of YES!
Music Picks: Spring 2013
posted Jan 01, 2013
- Hurricane Sandy relief, benefits for U.S.-Mexico border crossers, and other musical inspiration while putting together the Spring 2013 issue.
Music Picks: Winter 2013
posted Nov 01, 2012
- Anna Ternheim, Jerry Jeff Walker, and other inspiration while putting together the Winter 2013 issue.
YES! Music Picks: Fall 2012
posted Aug 01, 2012
- Musical inspiration while putting out the Fall 2012 issue.
YES! Music Picks: Summer 2012
posted May 01, 2012
- Musical inspiration while putting together the Summer 2012 issue.
YES! Music Picks: Spring 2012
posted Feb 01, 2012
- Musical inspiration while putting together the Spring 2012 issue.
YES! Music Picks: Winter 2012
posted Nov 01, 2011
- Musical inspiration while putting together the Winter 2012 issue.
YES! Music Picks: Fall 2011
posted Aug 01, 2011
- Musical inspiration while putting together the Fall 2011 issue.