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Watch Live: Nancy And Beth, Pixies Perform In Philadelphia

Thursday, May 18, 2017

The sassy vaudeville duo and the pioneering alt-rock band will perform at World Cafe Live as part of Non-Comm 2017, starting Thursday at 12 p.m. ET.

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Nicole Atkins Embraces Her Mistakes In New Song 'Listen Up'

Thursday, May 18, 2017

In a song about forgiving yourself and keeping good company, the Nashville-by-way-of-Asbury Park singer's timeless voice gets what she calls a "soul-meets-Fraggle-Rock treatment."

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Watch Live: Ani DiFranco, Blondie, Chicano Batman, More

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Brent Cobb, Bash & Pop, The Districts, The National Reserve and Greg Graffin will also perform during the first night of Non-Comm 2017. Watch it live starting Wednesday at 7 p.m. ET.

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Watch Live Sets By Blondie, Real Estate, Benjamin Booker And More

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Visit World Cafe on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday to stream all the performances from the 2017 NON-COMMvention, featuring some of public radio's favorite artists.

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Songs We Love: Orgone, 'I Sold My Heart To The Junkman (Feat. Cyril Neville)'

Friday, April 14, 2017

A Los Angeles funk band and a New Orleans icon transform a jazz ballad turned girl-group number into an irresistibly boogieable groove — on a soul label out of suburban Ohio. Yeah, sure.

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Tiny Desk Contestant Diana Gameros: 'How Can I Dissolve Borders?'

Sunday, March 26, 2017

The singer-songwriter entered NPR Music's contest with the song "¿Cómo Hacer?" She says it expresses her emotions about being unable to return to her family back home in Mexico.

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What We Loved At SXSW On Friday

Saturday, March 18, 2017

The All Songs Considered crew recaps what we saw on our fourth day in Austin, including ecstatic shows from Anna Meredith and Weezer.

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After Leaving Justin Timberlake's Label, A Garage-Soul Singer Forges Her Own Path

Saturday, March 18, 2017

When Brenda Radney entered NPR's Tiny Desk Contest with her band The Sh-Booms, she was no stranger to music competitions: She once entered a contest that led to her signing with Timberlake.

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Watch Chicano Batman, Spoon, Valerie June And More Play Live At SXSW

Friday, March 17, 2017

Hippo Campus, Lizzo and Black Joe Lewis & The Honeybears will also perform as part of a public radio showcase at the SXSW Radio Day Stage. Watch live starting Friday at 1 p.m. ET.

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For This Musical Community, The Tiny Desk Contest Was An Excuse To Reunite

Sunday, March 12, 2017

Songwriter Alex Bondarev came up through a local musicians' network called the Bronx Underground. In preparing to enter NPR Music's Tiny Desk Contest, he decided to get the gang back together.

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Songs We Love: Benjamin Booker, 'Witness (Feat. Mavis Staples)'

Thursday, March 09, 2017

The New Orleans-based guitarist and songwriter returns with a personal, political gospel track, lent moral urgency by Mavis Staples. Hear the song and read Booker's accompanying essay.

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Maren Morris: Tiny Desk Concert

Monday, March 06, 2017

One of the newest Grammy winners stops by the Tiny Desk to share her winking, sometimes tongue-in-cheek songs.

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Songs We Love: Don Bryant, 'How Do I Get There'

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

In a gospel lamentation, the 74-year-old Memphis soul singer invites us to take solace in the faith that a better world is attainable.

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Dance Music Sex Romance: Prince Streams 4 U

Sunday, February 12, 2017

Now that his catalog has come to streaming services, we've created four playlists to highlight the fundamentals of the Prince ideology.

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Watch Parker Millsap Play One For The End Of The World

Friday, January 27, 2017

Millsap delivers a staggering rendition of "The Very Last Day" in a performance recorded for an upcoming episode of Austin City Limits.

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Gallant Goes Global In New Song, 'Cave Me In'

Thursday, January 26, 2017

The fast-rising R&B singer meets Eric Nam and Tablo, themselves both stars in South Korea, on the nighttime streets of Hong Kong in this new video.

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My bubba, 'Letter' (Live At Pickathon)

Wednesday, December 28, 2016

The Scandinavian duo played this hushed folk song at the Oregon summer festival's Lucky Barn stage, a venue for performances that invite you to perk up your ears and listen closely.

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Songs We Love: Dwight Yoakam, 'Santa Can't Stay'

Friday, December 23, 2016

A divorced dad tries to visit his kids on Christmas Eve under the guise of St. Nick in a honky-tonkin' rock 'n' roller.

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NPR Music's Top 10 Studio Sessions Of 2016

Friday, December 23, 2016

Public radio stations across the country captured hundreds of joyful, intimate sessions this year. Watch a few of our favorites.

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Mountain Tough: A Benefit Concert For Tennessee Fire Recovery

Friday, December 16, 2016

The all-day concert begins at 10 a.m. ET Saturday. The event will benefit recovery efforts after the recent wildfires in Gatlinburg.

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