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First Aid Kit

First Aid Kit artist page: interviews, features and/or performances archived at NPR Music

Concerts

First Aid Kit plays the Harbor Stage at the Newport Folk Festival.

July 28, 2012 The Swedish sister act traffics in echo-laden choral folk-pop, but it's also got a sunny side.

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Studio Sessions

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May 8, 2012 Hear the Swedish sister act mix gorgeous harmonies and bittersweet lyrics live in the studio.

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March 5, 2012 Popular in Europe and Australia, the Swedish folk duo is poised to capture more American hearts.

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November 30, 2011 Hear the Swedish sisters' delicate harmonies as they premiere a song from their new album on KCRW.

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Interviews & Profiles

First Aid Kit's new album is The Lion's Roar.

January 23, 2012 The two sisters from Stockholm have a sound steeped in the traditions of American country and folk.

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Discover Songs

Clockwise from top left: First Aid Kit, James Blake, Yuck, Apex Manor.

January 25, 2011 All Songs Considered catches up with Cowboy Junkies and James Blake, while introducing new gems.

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More Stories

Clockwise from upper left: Jack White, Teebs, Lyla Foy, Ray LaMontagne

April 1, 2014 Bob and Robin have a fantastic surprise: the first song off a new album by Jack White.

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First Aid Kit plays a Tiny Desk Concert at the NPR Music offices on November 18, 2011.

March 28, 2012 Sisters Klara and Johanna Soderberg make charming, folk-infused pop music that lulls and enchants.

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Indo-Canadian singer Kiran Ahluwalia (clockwise from left), Swedish duo First Aid Kit, and the Philadelphia-based rock group mewithoutyou.

October 11, 2011 Hosts Bob Boilen and Robin Hilton let their iPods pick the music as a final farewell to Steve Jobs.

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October 11, 2011 Listen to the Söderberg sisters' soulful harmonies in First Aid Kit's plaintive, autumnal new song.

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January 18, 2011 Sisters Johanna and Klara Soderberg make up the rock duo First Aid Kit. Hear "It Hurts Me Too."

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  • Album: The Lion's Roar
  • Artist: First Aid Kit
  • Released: 2012