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Dawes On World Cafe

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The roots-rock band performs music from its new album, All Your Favorite Bands, along with a cover of the Warren Zevon song it deems the best song ever written about L.A.

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Catching Up With Dylan

Given the daunting task of finishing songs Bob Dylan had started (and abandoned) decades ago, super-producer T Bone Burnett decided to call a few friends.

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Best Sessions Of 2013: Dawes

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The newly independent California band plays songs from its new record, Stories Don't End, and singer-songwriter Taylor Goldsmith talks about the inspiration behind the album.

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Dawes On Mountain Stage

The roots-rock band's debut drew instant comparisons to work from iconic California rock acts like Jackson Browne and Buffalo Springfield. Hear the group perform live in West Virginia.

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