This week in music news: SXSW in Austin, The Rapture break up, Neil Young launces Pono Music, and more.
Five questions with Rachel Chaparro of the Bringing Back the Arts Foundation, which held its annual music competition for Denver Public School students last Sunday at the Bluebird Theater.
There's a lot of waiting in line at SXSW, and you never know who you're going to meet. While waiting to get into the NPR Music showcase line outside of Stubb's for two hours on Wednesday night, Alisha Sweeney started chatting with the people in front of her. They happened to be Foxygen drummer Shaun Fleming and his band Diane Coffee.