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

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June 19, 2008 Hear the lead singer for My Morning Jacket recorded live, in a solo acoustic performance.

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March 13, 2008 The distinctly American band performs songs from its new album, Evil Urges, at SXSW.

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March 13, 2008 My Morning Jacket performed with Yo La Tengo and The Whigs at Austin Music Hall.

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October 10, 2005 Hear a full concert online by the experimental country-rock group My Morning Jacket.

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Studio Sessions

Jay Farrar, Will Johnson, Anders Parker Needle, and Yim Yames make up New Multitudes.

April 6, 2012 The folk supergroup performs songs arranged from Woody Guthrie's unpublished lyrics and musings.

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October 31, 2011 KCRW's Morning Becomes Eclectic hosts an intimate performance of the band's new album, Circuital.

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My Morning Jacket performed on World Cafe.

August 15, 2011 Hear an interview with frontman Jim James and live cuts by the experimental alt-country band.

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September 15, 2006 WXPN's annual All About the Music Festival spawned many memorable performances.

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November 28, 2005 My Morning Jacket is a five-piece rock band from Louisville, Kentucky.

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Interviews & Profiles

My Morning Jacket frontman Jim James (center) says the band's new album, Circuital, presented a special challenge: recording in his hometown of Louisville for the first time.

May 29, 2011 Singer-songwriter Jim James discusses the origins of the band's sixth studio album, Circuital.

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July 20, 2009 Hear new music from The Monsters of Folk, Jim James, The Tallest Man on Earth, and more.

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December 15, 2008 See and hear what NPR listeners picked as the best albums of 2008.

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December 8, 2008 Hear a far-reaching roundtable discussion of the year's best albums and biggest surprises.

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June 25, 2008 The halfway point of 2008 seems like a good time to look at the first half of a busy year in music.

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April 10, 2008 Hear a sneak preview of CDs due out this spring, including new music from Death Cab for Cutie.

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March 20, 2008 On this edition of All Songs Considered we share our most memorable moments from South by Southwest.

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November 17, 2006 New-folk artist M. Ward talks about his latest CD, Post-War and shares some of his favorite reco...

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October 31, 2006 On My Morning Jacket's live "Lowdown," the song's unassuming and beautiful melody prevails.

September 21, 2006 All Songs Considered host Bob Boilen talks with NPR reviewers Robert Christgau, Meredith Ochs, T...

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December 16, 2005 All Songs Considered host Bob Boilen counts down listener picks for the 10 best CDs of 2005, wit...

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December 16, 2005 All Songs Considered host Bob Boilen takes an in-depth look at the year's best music.

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September 21, 2005 Bob Boilen speaks with All Things Considered music reviewers Tom Moon, Meredith Ochs and Will He...

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December 21, 2003 It certainly is the age of the song. The days of the MP3 aren't so different from the days of th...

Reviews

My Morning Jacket's new album is titled Circuital.

June 1, 2011 The band puts experimentation aside and achieves a more focused sound on its new album, Circuital.

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July 20, 2009 Hear new music from The Monsters of Folk, Jim James, The Tallest Man on Earth, and more.

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December 15, 2008 See and hear what NPR listeners picked as the best albums of 2008.

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December 8, 2008 Hear a far-reaching roundtable discussion of the year's best albums and biggest surprises.

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June 25, 2008 The halfway point of 2008 seems like a good time to look at the first half of a busy year in music.

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June 13, 2008 Rock critic Ken Tucker reviews Evil Urges, the new album by My Morning Jacket.

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June 10, 2008 Critic Josh duLac looks at new music, including albums from Lil Wayne and Solomon Burke.

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April 10, 2008 Hear a sneak preview of CDs due out this spring, including new music from Death Cab for Cutie.

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October 31, 2006 On My Morning Jacket's live "Lowdown," the song's unassuming and beautiful melody prevails.

December 17, 2005 Will Hermes' picks include the "wonderfully strange" world of Animal Collective and Sigur Ros.

December 16, 2005 Tom Moon's picks for the year's best CDs range from lo-fi indie folk to rediscovered jazz.

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Clockwise from upper left: Nathan Williams of Wavves, David Bowie, John Denver, Phoenix, and Kanene Pipkin of Lone Bellow

February 26, 2013 Bob Boilen crushes co-host Robin Hilton's gentle little heart as the two talk about this week's mix.

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tUnE-yArDs is one of the artists performing at this year's Newport Folk Festival.

July 24, 2012 Get our guide to the best of this weekend's festival, including details on NPR's live broadcast.

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August 14, 2011 Andrew Bird, OK Go, Weezer and others honor the music of the Muppets on a new tribute album.

My Morning Jacket's new album, Circuital, comes out May 31.

May 22, 2011 These 11 dense, room-filling rock songs were made to cut through humid summer air at maximum volume.

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April 12, 2011 The Americana heroes offer the title track from the upcoming Circuital.

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Madeline Follin of Cults (left), Mirah and Thao (upper right), My Morning Jacket (lower right).

April 12, 2011 On All Songs Considered, hear a premiere from Cults, plus new music from Chris Bathgate and more.

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December 16, 2008 Ken Tucker shares his favorite tunes of the past 12 months.

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