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Lost In The Trees

Lost in the Trees artist page: interviews, features and/or performances archived at NPR Music

Concerts

Lost In The Trees perform at Le Poisson Rouge in New York City on April 11, 2012.

April 18, 2012 The band performed its deeply affecting songs, recorded live from Le Poisson Rouge in New York City.

Lost In The Trees; Credit: Brian Blauser

August 25, 2011 Listen and hear why this Chapel Hill group is considered an orchestra within itself.

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Lost in the Trees, performing live at the Black Cat in Washington, D.C.

March 25, 2011 Hear the band recorded live in concert from Washington, D.C.

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This shot captures me (left) speaking with singer-songwriter and now novelist Josh Ritter (right) about his upcoming book Bright's Passage in part of Interactive SXSW.

March 16, 2011 A day before the music festival even started, there was plenty of music to be heard in Austin.

Studio Sessions

Lost In The Trees.

April 15, 2014 The North Carolina band has a new album that's stripped down — but still a big step forward.

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Lost in the Trees performs on KCRW.

November 14, 2012 Watch Ari Picker's melancholy collective perform a new song, "Glass Harp," in the studio.

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November 24, 2010 Hear the orchestral folk band discuss the origins of its debut album, All Alone in an Empty House.

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Interviews & Profiles

A Church That Fits Our Needs is Lost In The Trees' second album, a tribute to the late mother of frontman Ari Picker (second from left).

March 25, 2012 Frontman Ari Picker discusses his mother's death and the album dedicated to her life and legacy.

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Discover Songs

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August 23, 2010 Host David Dye highlights two songs from the North Carolina orchestral folk band's new album.

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July 25, 2010 Lost in the Trees is orchestral folk, but the "orchestral" part is not an afterthought.

More Stories

Clockwise from upper left: St. Vincent, Bruce Springsteen, Damien Jurado, Maria Linden of I Break Horses

January 7, 2014 The All Songs crew kicks off 2014 with a mix of their favorite artists and latest discoveries.

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Lost In The Trees' new album, Past Life, comes out Feb. 18.

February 9, 2014 The music Ari Picker makes with his band is masterful at eliciting sweeping emotional responses.

Lost In The Trees' new album, A Church That Fits Our Needs, comes out March 20.

March 11, 2012 The folk orchestra comes to terms with tragedy and weaves bittersweet melody out of melancholy.

The new video for Lost in the Trees' "Red"

February 7, 2012 The North Carolina band's new video is a haunting and deeply personal series of dark images.

Clockwise from bottom left: Gotye, White Rabbits, Jana Hunter from Lower Dens, Leonard Cohen.

January 17, 2012 All Songs celebrates Robin Hilton's return with its first episode of all-new music this year.

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Ari Picker of Lost In The Trees.

January 10, 2012 Hear a sneak preview of a song from the band's upcoming album, A Church That Fits Our Needs.

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screenshot of the group performing

April 26, 2011 See a video of the band rehearsing a version of Leonard Cohen's song "So Long, Marianne."

Bob's Top 9 Albums Of 2010

December 7, 2010 Hear selections from the All Songs Considered host's most beloved albums of the year.

collage of artists on the show

December 7, 2010 Take a listen to our biggest musical surprises of 2010, songs of the year, and more.

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Lost In The Trees perform a Tiny Desk Concert at the NPR Music offices.

September 23, 2010 The band showcases its cinematic blend of storytelling and strings at the NPR Music offices.

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Hear performances and profiles of the jazz innovator's work.

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Hear essential recordings and performances from the lauded quartet.

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Music and news from the Sri Lanka-born hip-hop artist and producer.

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