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Julianna Barwick

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Julianna Barwick
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Julianna Barwick artist page: interviews, features and/or performances archived at NPR Music

Concerts

Julianna Barwick.

March 20, 2011 Julianna Barwick brought her pipes and loop pedals to The Driskill Hotel for an intimate set.

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Studio Sessions

Julianna Barwick and her band pause for a picture outside KEXP in Seattle.

December 30, 2013 Watch the ethereal vocalist gradually conjure a heavenly vibe, live at KEXP's studios in Seattle.

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November 26, 2011 NPR Music's Stephen Thompson picks new music for the hard-to-please on a host's shopping list.

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Julianna Barwick at Judson Memorial Church in New York City

October 3, 2013 A woman with a heavenly voice takes over one of New York's signature sacred sites.

Julianna Barwick's new album, Nepenthe, comes out August 20.

August 4, 2013 Nepenthe alters the listener's surroundings in ways that make them comfortably, wondrously inviting.

Julianna Barwick, performing live at the Glass House.

March 6, 2013 The singer pairs her sublime voice with an abstract sculpture and an architectural legend.

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January 23, 2013 A parade of guest DJs, including Jack White, share their favorite new discoveries.

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Wye Oak's Civilian, known now and forever as Stephen Thompson's third favorite record of 2011.

December 7, 2011 A list of albums showcasing the stormy elegance, big ideas and transporting melodies of 2011.

Cover art for Frank Ocean.

December 5, 2011 The list of our 50 favorite albums of the year includes Frank Ocean and more artists from F to J.

Artwork for Nicholas Szczepanik 's Please Stop Loving Me.

November 30, 2011 Synths got out of control in 2011, but Lars Gotrich picks the best, plus drone and abstract guitar.

Robin Hilton and Bob Boilen of NPR's "All Songs Considered" give the thumbs-up, thumbs down.

June 14, 2011 The All Songs gang pauses to look at 2011's biggest surprises, best new artists and more (so far).

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June 14, 2011 The list of our 25 favorite albums of the year so far includes Jill Scott and more artists F-J.

Brian Eno (right) and his protege, composer Ben Frost, are featured at this year's Unsound Festival in New York City.

April 6, 2011 Hear a mix of modern composers featured at the festival, curated by New Sounds host John Schaefer.

Julianna Barwick.

February 13, 2011 Barwick creates cosmic hymns on The Magic Place, which celebrates the human voice with humility.

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All Songs Considered host Bob Boilen chats with some members of Portland group Typhoon before their Tiny SXSW Concert at The Driskill Hotel.

April 1, 2011 Want to see a one-minute video by each band Bob Boilen saw at SXSW? Here's your chance.

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