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Colin Stetson.
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Colin Stetson artist page: interviews, features and/or performances archived at NPR Music

Concerts

Colin Stetson plays the Paramount Theatre on Saturday afternoon.

October 4, 2011 The saxophonist's swarming textures filled the Paramount Theatre for the Portishead-curated bill.

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Colin Stetson performs at the Parish in Austin, Texas.

March 17, 2011 Saxophonist Colin Stetson creates vivid, enveloping, challenging, seemingly free-form soundscapes.

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Interviews & Profiles

Colin Stetson takes the bass saxophone to an experimental, atmospheric place on his new album.

April 16, 2011 The bass saxophone player takes his instrument to an experimental, atmospheric place on a new album.

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More Stories

The Music Tapes turned the Rock And Roll Hotel in Washington, D.C. into a giant circus for this concert on Jan. 13, 2013. The performance was among Bob Boilen's top five favorite shows so far this year.

June 3, 2013 Bob Boilen's already seen more than 260 shows this year and is ready to name his favorite (so far).

Sufjan Stevens performing at the bandshell at Celebrate Brooklyn in Prospect Park on August 3, 2011.

December 27, 2011 Bob Boilen salutes his 15 favorite live concerts. What were your most memorable shows this year?

Cover art for Bright Eyes.

December 5, 2011 The list of our 50 favorite albums includes Bright Eyes and more artists from B to E.

Diego Garcia album cover

June 14, 2011 The list of our 25 favorite albums of the year so far includes Diego Garcia and more artists B-D.

collage of artists featured on the show

January 4, 2011 All Songs Considered has a cut from Bright Eyes' new album — arguably the best the band has made.

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