National Recording Preservation Board

  1. Jack White Donates $200,000 To National Recording Preservation Foundation

    July 29, 2013 7:03 AM EDT Jack White is playing the “White Knight” role to perfection. The rocker has donated $200,000 to the National Recording Preservation Foundation , a contribution which Executive Director Gerald Seligman describes as a “game changer.” The NRPF is a ...

  2. Songs By Captain Beefheart, Al Green, De La Soul, Others Selected For Library Of Congress

    April 06, 2011 2:45 PM EDT An unauthorized recording of a Mort Sahl stand-up concert, Tammy Wynette's polarizing 1968 hit "Stand by Your Man" and Henry Mancini's theme for 1950s TV detective drama Peter Gunn are among the latest sound recordings to be se ...

  3. NARM To Honor J&R Music & Computer World Owners At Confab

    February 01, 2011 4:05 PM EST NARM will honor J&R Music & Computer World owners Rachelle and Joe Friedman with the organization's "Independent Spirit Award." That award will be presented during the awards dinner at the 53rd Annual NARM Convention, to be ...

  4. Tupac Shakur, Willie Nelson, R.E.M. Among Inductees To National Recording Registry

    June 23, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Recordings by Tupac Shakur, Willie Nelson, R.E.M. and the 1959 original cast album of "Gypsy" are among the 25 eclectic inductees announced Wednesday to the Library of Congress's National Recording Registry. Under the terms of 2000& ...

  5. New National Recording Registry Entries Announced

    June 09, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Twenty five culturally significant recordings — including a radio broadcast of Marian Anderson's recital at the Lincoln Memorial, Dylan Thomas reading of "A Child's Christmas in Wales," and Winston Churchill'a speech that ...

  6. Library Of Congress Adds To Registry

    March 19, 2004 12:00 AM EST The Library of Congress has made 50 new choices for the nation's Sound Recording Registry. The 2004 list, announced today (March 19), includes some of rock, pop and R&B's most-cherished albums, in The Library of Congress has made ...