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Songs We Love: Dori Freeman, 'Go On Lovin" (Live At Folkadelphia)

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

In an intimate studio session, the Americana singer sounds like she could be sitting cross-legged in a lonely bedroom, a diary of still-fresh heartbreak falling open by her knee.

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Aretha Franklin Takes Her Time With The National Anthem

Friday, November 25, 2016

The Queen of Soul regaled Thanksgiving Day football spectators with a performance of "The Star-Spangled Banner" that stretched nearly five minutes.

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Hear Two New Songs From 'The Hamilton Mixtape'

Friday, November 04, 2016

The long-teased collection of Hamilton covers, demos and reinventions includes a remixed "My Shot," featuring The Roots and Busta Rhymes, and Kelly Clarkson's version of "It's Quiet Uptown."

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Songs We Love: Kenny Chesney, 'Jesus And Elvis'

Thursday, October 27, 2016

The country megastar paints a velvet portrait of a whiskey-soaked dive bar festooned with Christmas decorations in a song co-authored by Matraca Berg, Hayes Carll and Allison Moorer.

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First Watch: Corinne Bailey Rae, 'Hey, I Won't Break Your Heart'

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

In her new circus-themed video for a song about rebuilding trust, Rae gazes directly into the camera, challenging our protective masks just as she lets her own guard fall.

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Charles Bradley Diagnosed With Stomach Cancer

Tuesday, October 04, 2016

The 67-year-old soul singer is receiving treatment and has been forced to postpone several tour dates.

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Bon Iver's Long-Awaited '22, A Million' Is Here

Friday, September 30, 2016

After weeks of anticipation fueled by cryptic imagery, Justin Vernon and company have finally released the first Bon Iver album in five years.

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William Bell: Tiny Desk Concert

Wednesday, September 07, 2016

The 77-year-old soul hitmaker, known for co-writing songs like the blues standard "Born Under A Bad Sign," returns to the spotlight with the aid of a 12-piece band.

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Songs We Love: Shovels & Rope, 'St. Anne's Parade'

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Cary Ann Hearst and Michael Trent embrace a glorious muddle of joy and grief in a song named for an annual Mardi Gras ritual. In the video, the duo and a masked wedding party join the procession.

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Margo Price, Live In Concert: Newport Folk 2016

Tuesday, August 09, 2016

The country singer, who's been compared to Dolly Parton and Tammy Wynette, blazed through a set that demonstrated she's forging her own path. Hear the full concert.

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Julien Baker, Live In Concert: Newport Folk 2016

Wednesday, August 03, 2016

The 20-year-old Memphian's ragged-edged voice and ringing Telecaster were all it took to win over the Newport audience. Hear her solo set.

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Ruby Amanfu, Live In Concert: Newport Folk 2016

Tuesday, August 02, 2016

You heard her fierce background vocals on Beyoncé's Lemonade. In Amanfu's Newport set, she combined vulnerability with swagger in a way that evoked the pioneering women of rock 'n' roll.

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Elvis Costello, Live In Concert: Newport Folk 2016

Friday, July 29, 2016

Joined by guests including Glen Hansard and the Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Costello performs songs from every chapter of his extensive catalog.

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River Whyless, Live In Concert: Newport Folk 2016

Wednesday, July 27, 2016

The folk-pop band builds mountains out of sensitive harmony lines at the Newport Folk Festival. Kam Franklin of Houston soul band The Suffers joined them on a Woody Guthrie-Wilco cover.

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Joan Shelley, Live In Concert: Newport Folk 2016

Wednesday, July 27, 2016

"These are the smallest songs you'll hear at this folk festival this year, I think," Shelley said of her set with guitarist Nathan Salsburg. Small songs, perhaps, but each one contained a world.

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What We Saw At The 2016 Newport Folk Festival

Tuesday, July 26, 2016

More than four dozen bands played at this year's festival, which was full of serendipitous moments. Our photographer Adam Kissick captured it all.

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Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats, Live In Concert: Newport Folk 2016

Sunday, July 24, 2016

The rootsy soul band worked through simmering soul grooves and hip-swinging honky-tonk.

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Ryan Adams, Live In Concert: Newport Folk 2016

Sunday, July 24, 2016

The Newport favorite brought along some special guests for Saturday's most anticipated set.

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St. Paul & The Broken Bones, Live In Concert: Newport Folk 2016

Saturday, July 23, 2016

Listen to the rollicking soul band perform songs from its upcoming sophomore album, Sea Of Noise.

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Violent Femmes, Live In Concert: Newport Folk 2016

Saturday, July 23, 2016

The off-again, on-again rock band from Milwaukee, Wisc., built a careening, playful set around mainstays like "Blister In The Sun" and new songs like "I Could Be Anything."

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