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Concerts

My Morning Jacket.

June 17, 2011 Listen live as My Morning Jacket, Neko Case and others perform at Minnesota's Rock the Garden.

Jakob Dylan, Neko Case, Kelly Hogan performed on Mountain Stage.

March 21, 2011 He visits West Virginia with Three Legs, the rootsy ensemble featuring Neko Case and Kelly Hogan.

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September 15, 2010 Buffalo Springfield is reuniting for Neil Young's annual Bridge School Benefit Concert.

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March 22, 2010 Neko Case has cultivated a signature sound that fuses contemporary rock, pop and country elements.

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Neko Case at Newport Folk.

August 2, 2009 Case's latest album, Middle Cyclone, has more of a pop sound than her previous efforts.

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April 9, 2009 In the midst of painted trees and an overseeing owl, the focus of the night was clearly Neko Case.

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June 5, 2008 Hear the remarkable country and pop singer in a full concert, recorded live in Los Angeles.

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August 17, 2007 The budding alt-pop icons bring their decidedly different sounds to WXPN's daytime concert series.

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April 9, 2006 Singer-songwriter Neko Case performs in a concert recorded live from Washington, D.C.'s 9:30 Club.

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Studio Sessions

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December 27, 2013 Hear the fiercely intelligent singer perform four songs from her new album live in the studio.

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August 28, 2013 Hear her "most unguarded and revealing" new album and get your questions answered live.

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December 30, 2009 Both as a member of The New Pornographers and on her own, Neko Case has a voice that reaches deep.

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April 7, 2009 On the eve of her tour, Case stopped by Austin for some prime queso and an acoustic session.

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Interviews & Profiles

Neko Case's new album is called The Worse Things Get, The Harder I Fight, The Harder I Fight, The More I Love You.

September 3, 2013 While making her new album, Case went through a series of deaths and a bout of depression.

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Neko Case has been recording her latest album at WaveLab Studio in Tucson, Ariz.

April 2, 2013 Morning Edition checks in with the singer-songwriter as she refinishes her first album since 2009.

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Neko Case in the studio in 2009.

May 24, 2012 In the months ahead, Morning Edition will check in from time to time as Case creates her new record.

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March 1, 2009 Case has a huge, powerful voice that pulls you in and swirls you around, kind of like a tornado.

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July 11, 2007 Her work is offbeat but faithful to the classics, emotional while remaining intriguingly playful.

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March 23, 2007 The singer-songwriter's country-tinged folk-pop feels distinct and timeless.

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March 28, 2006 A profile of singer-songwriter Neko Case, whose new CD is Fox Confessor Brings the Flood.

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December 7, 2009 All Songs Considered listeners pick the top 25 albums of 2009.

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July 27, 2009 NPR listeners pick the top five songs and top five albums of the year (so far).

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February 18, 2009 Hear the singer's entire new album, Middle Cyclone, which is due out March 3.

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February 9, 2009 Hear a special Valentine's Day mix tape from All Songs Considered.

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August 28, 2008 The perfect five-song playlist for your environmentally sound, jarringly brief journey.

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December 7, 2006 Count down the year's best CDs as selected by NPR listeners.

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December 5, 2006 Writer and reviewer Will Hermes shares his favorite albums of the past year.

December 5, 2006 All Songs Considered host Bob Boilen counts down listener picks for the 10 best CDs of 2006, wit...

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August 17, 2006 It's been a busy year for live music on All Songs Considered. Bands like Clap Your Hands Say Yea...

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March 14, 2006 The stories in Neko Case's Fox Confessor Brings the Flood are decidedly untidy.

February 15, 2006 New music from Belle and Sebastian; singer for New Pornographers Neko Case; the simple, sweet so...

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News

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September 15, 2010 Buffalo Springfield is reuniting for Neil Young's annual Bridge School Benefit Concert.

Reviews

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March 3, 2009 Case's new album, Middle Cyclone, is filled with wrenching, extraordinary love songs.

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February 9, 2009 Hear a special Valentine's Day mix tape from All Songs Considered.

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October 25, 2007 The band's new album is full of thoughtfully composed, magnificently arranged pop songs.

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April 7, 2006 Since 2002's Blacklisted, singer-songwriter Neko Case has moved toward pop music.

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March 14, 2006 Music critic Sarah Bardeen reviews the new CD by Neko Case, Fox Confessor Brings the Flood.

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March 14, 2006 The stories in Neko Case's Fox Confessor Brings the Flood are decidedly untidy.

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Vampire Weekend's Modern Vampires of the City was the most popular record in our listener poll for the best music of 2013.

December 12, 2013 See what albums NPR listeners picked in our year-end poll for the best music of 2013.

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Clockwise from upper left: Neko Case, Kanye West, Shigeto, Schoolboy Q

June 18, 2013 Hear a preview of some of the albums we're most excited about this summer.

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"I tried to get the sexy gorilla costume. But they're out, so I got the standard one," Neko Case says. "But there's still boobies."

October 31, 2013 Watch a Halloween Tiny Desk Concert in which Case performs with Kelly Hogan and Eric Bachmann.

Neko Case's new album, The Worse Things Get, The Harder I Fight, The Harder I Fight, The More I Love You, comes out Sept. 3.

August 18, 2013 Case remains essentially peerless: No one sounds like her, so every revelation feels altogether new.

Kacey Musgraves.

December 16, 2013 The best albums of 2013 stand as album-length statements rather than mere collections of good songs.

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August 29, 2013 "I don't really think of myself specifically as a woman," Case tells us. "I'm kind of a critter."

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Jakob Dylan performing a Tiny Desk Concert at NPR with Neko Case and Kelly Hogan.

April 2, 2010 Jakob Dylan, Neko Case and Kelly Hogan perform a mesmerizing set at the Tiny Desk.

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