Arts & Culture

Mountain Stage
12:58 pm
Mon April 7, 2014

Todd Snider On Mountain Stage

Todd Snider.
Brian Blauser Mountain Stage

Mountain Stage celebrates its 30th anniversary with a special appearance by singer-songwriter Todd Snider.

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All Songs Considered
12:44 pm
Mon April 7, 2014

Question Of The Week: The Last Song You'll Ever Hear?

Originally published on Fri April 11, 2014 12:37 pm

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Religion
12:42 pm
Mon April 7, 2014

If Jesus Never Called Himself God, How Did He Become One?

"If Jesus had not been declared God by his followers, his followers would'™ve remained a sect within Judaism, a small Jewish sect," says historian Bart Ehrman.
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Originally published on Tue April 8, 2014 5:26 am

When Bart Ehrman was a young Evangelical Christian, he wanted to know how God became a man, but now, as an agnostic and historian of early Christianity, he wants to know how a man became God.

When and why did Jesus' followers start saying "Jesus as God" and what did they mean by that? His new book is called How Jesus Became God: The Exaltation of a Jewish Preacher from Galilee.

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Metropolis
11:57 am
Mon April 7, 2014

Metropolis: 4/5/14

DJ Frankie Knuckles plays at the Def Mix 20th Anniversary Weekender in 2007 in London.
Claire Greenway Getty Images

This Week's Playlist

  • Frankie Knuckles, "The Whistle Song (Re-Directed)" (Virgin)
  • Satoshi Tomiie, "Tears" (Columbia)
  • Mapei, "Don't Wait (Frankie Knuckles Remix)" (Downtown)
  • Bob Marley And The Wailers, "Is This Love (Jason Bentley Remix)" (Tuff Gong / Umgd)
  • Groove Armada & Brodanse, "Sweat (feat. Cari Golden) (S Jay Remix)" (Armada)
  • Static Revenger, "Colors At Night (feat. Kay) (Deep Mix)" (D-Dub)
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Music Interviews
11:21 am
Mon April 7, 2014

LiV Warfield Lets Her 'Unexpected' Voice Out

NPR

Originally published on Mon April 7, 2014 1:20 pm

Growing up, LiV Warfield's friends and family had no inkling that the track athlete could sing and write songs. But when she moved away from home, the artist inside her came out.

That hidden talent now has her in the spotlight; recently she's been on stage at the Late Show with David Letterman and Late Night with Jimmy Fallon. Her sound has been described as edgy and soulful. And her lyrical prowess has landed her support from music luminaries like Prince.

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