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Hamilton Live: Maxi Priesti
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April 22, 2015 5:13 PM
From the stage at Washington DC’s The Hamilton, British-born reggae singer, Maxi Priest performs music from his new CD “Easy to Love,” an exciting blend of reggae, R&B and dancehall music.

Hamilton Live: Maxi Priest

From the stage at Washington DC’s The Hamilton, British-born reggae singer, Maxi Priest performs music from his new CD “Easy to Love,” an exciting blend of reggae, R&B and dancehall music.


What is Music Alley?

 

Music Alley is an ongoing series of programs that bring the best in American music.

Experience live concerts with "Hamilton Live," discover jazz with Eric Felten in "Beyond Category," request the latest music in "Border Crossings," and connect with soul music in "Soul Lounge."

 

Join us every week for a new experience!

 

 

 

Take a Walk Down Music Alley

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Music Alleyi
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June 18, 2014 4:05 PM

Hamilton Live

Video Hamilton Live: Leyla McCalla

Singer Leyla McCalla takes up not only the guitar, but the banjo and cello to perform songs from her new disc, “A Tribute to Langston Hughes,” music that mixes the Creole rhythms of Haiti with the French Quarter flavor of New Orleans.

Beyond Category

Video Beyond Category: Kevin Eubanks

Kevin Eubanks, known as one of the best jazz guitarists in his generation, performs with his trio, and talks with host Eric Felten about his years as bandleader for “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno” and his musical childhood in Philadelphia, when jazz greats such as Sarah Vaughan would regularly come by his house.

Border Crossings

Video Border Crossings: Richie Furay

Richie Furay is a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee for his work with Buffalo Springfield, he stops by VOA’s studio 4 to talk with Border Crossings host Larry London and perform songs from his new album, “Hand in Hand.”

Soul Lounge

Video Soul Lounge: Russell Taylor

Shawna Renee catches up with soul singer and songwriter, Russell Taylor to hear what he’s been up to since winning the VH1” You Oughta Know” title in 2013. She also convinces him to share a few songs from his album "War of Hearts."

Coming up on Music Alley:

ARTIST DATE
Border Crossings: Alexis Keegan April 29, 2015
Border Crossings: Shayna Leigh May 6, 2015
Spotlight: Music Time in Africa May 13, 2015
Beyond Category: TBA May 20, 2015

"Hamilton Live" Experience

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June 19, 2014 5:37 PM

DISCOVER "BEYOND CATEGORY"

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June 20, 2014 3:32 PM

INTERACT ON "BORDER CROSSINGS"

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June 19, 2014 5:37 PM

CONNECT WITH "SOUL LOUNGE"

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June 19, 2014 5:37 PM