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Freelance Whales.

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Freelance Whales.

Freelance Whales artist page: interviews, features and/or performances archived at NPR Music

Concerts

Freelance Whales performs at the 2011 Newport Folk Festival.

July 30, 2011 With eclectic instrumentation, hear the lustrous pop-rock band's sunny songs in a live concert.

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Shout Out Louds

May 2, 2010 Hear full concerts by the exuberant pop groups, live from Washington, D.C.'s 9:30 Club.

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Studio Sessions

Freelance Whales

November 8, 2010 Freelance Whales bring their richly layered, ornate indie pop to the World Cafe.

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Interviews & Profiles

The Freelance Whales; courtesy of the artist

October 26, 2009 The band's dreamy pop is getting a lot of attention, both on the streets and in the blogosphere.

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Discover Songs

Shout Out Louds Wide

January 4, 2010 The latest All Songs Considered mix features Yeasayer, Broken Bells and more.

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More Stories

Freelance Whales

August 20, 2012 Hear a sneak preview of Freelance Whales' sophomore release, Diluvia.

Freelance Whales performing at SXSW.

March 21, 2010 This is a band to watch this year. The Freelance Whales make incredibly infectious, jubilant mus...

Judgement Day

March 17, 2010 Watch video of string metal band Judgement Day and Freelance Whales from SXSW.

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