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The David Wax Museum

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Concerts

David Wax Museum.

December 10, 2012 The band mixes traditional American roots music with Mexican rhythms and instrumentation.

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From left, Greg Glassman, David Wax and Suz Slezak perform on Mountain Stage.

February 15, 2012 This catchy folk duo make its debut on the show, with a little help from some very special guests.

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David Wax Museum performs at the 2011 Newport Folk Festival.

July 31, 2011 Last year's Newport contest winners are now much beloved regulars of folk music. Hear a concert.

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Studio Sessions

David Wax Museum.

October 3, 2012 The band captures a mix of Americana and Latin influences on its new album, Knock Knock Get Up.

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The David Wax Museum recently performed on World Cafe.

April 4, 2011 Hear the Boston group perform songs from its recently released Everything Is Saved on World Cafe.

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Interviews & Profiles

David Wax and Suz Slezak form the core of the folk group David Wax Museum.

April 9, 2011 The Boston duo uses exotic instruments to create Americana music with one foot in Mexican son.

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Discover Songs

Boston musicians David Wax and Suz Slezak make up The David Wax Museum.

January 17, 2011 Hear two new songs from the Boston Americana duo.

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ASC collage

August 4, 2010 All Songs Considered looks at some of the festival's best moments, from Edward Sharpe and more.

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News

The David Wax Museum performs at a house show.

March 11, 2011 A little bit of effort can help concerts flourish far away from the traditional live music industry.

Reviews

ASC collage

August 4, 2010 All Songs Considered looks at some of the festival's best moments, from Edward Sharpe and more.

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More Stories

David Wax and Suz Slezak of David Wax Museum.

June 7, 2012 Watch an exclusive mini-documentary about the folk band's experience teaching music abroad.

David Wax Museum performs at Fort Adams in Newport, R.I.

January 12, 2012 The band climbed through broken window frames to perform amid dilapidated ruins in Newport, R.I.

The Head and the Heart.

December 16, 2011 The Head and the Heart is one of many new folk groups that bend tradition while keeping it alive.

David Wax Museum performs a Tiny Desk Concert at the NPR Music offices.

January 9, 2011 The band brings a frenetic, infectious blend of American and Mexican folk to the NPR Music offices.

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Suz Slezak and David Wax

December 27, 2010 Hear "Born With a Broken Heart" with just a guitar, a donkey jawbone and some ass-kicking fun.

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