March 26th, 2008
Episode 67 of 429 episodes
It seems as if Yo La Tengo was destined to become the prototypical indie-rock band. With an affinity for The Velvet Underground, a fierce independent streak, and incredible record collections, guitarist Ira Kaplan and drummer Georgia Hubley have crafted a consistent discography of smart pop music and noisy rock. Hear the band recorded live in concert from the Austin Music Hall as part of NPR Music's South by Southwest concert series.