Sound Tracks: Quick Hits
"Quick Hits" is a series of online music videos and interviews that we produce for the PBS Arts Initiative. Our goal is to bring you revealing interviews and exclusive performances from some of the most intriguing musicians and singers in the world. Like the "Sound Tracks" television series we are developing for PBS, "Quick Hits" will cover a wide range of American and international music.
Click on, experience the music, and meet the people who create it.
A modern take on a traditional sound from an African American country band.
The daughter of sitar master Ravi Shankar emerges as a major talent in her own right.
Rock legend Levon Helm, surrounded by friends and family, just keeps on drumming.
A dazzling young piano virtuoso shows off her technique and speaks her mind.
One of the finest jazz trumpet players and composers on the scene today.
A European deeply influenced by Sufi poetry, the Delta Blues and the music of Mali.
A band from Los Angeles that blends Cambodian music and California rock and roll.
These two Daptone Records artists are living proof that America has not lost its soul.