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Konono No.1

Konono No.1 artist page: interviews, features and/or performances archived at NPR Music

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May 5, 2007 Hear Bjork, recorded live in concert from the United Palace and WNYC in New York.

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June 1, 2005 New music from The White Stripes; Sultry singer Leslie Feist; Brazilian musician Celso Fonseca; ...

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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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June 18, 2006 Now the band joins with other Congolese artists on a new album featuring distinctive rhythms.

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Chopin

Frederic Chopin

Hear Chopin's music in performance and perspective.

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Gillian Welch

Gillian Welch

Enjoy archival interviews and performances from the folk revivalist.

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Spoon

Spoon

Music, live concerts and interviews with the pop-rock band.

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Rodrigo y Gabriela

Rodrigo y Gabriela

Hear and watch exclusive performances from the guitar-playing Mexican duo.

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Bon Iver

Bon Iver

Hear concerts and interviews with the atmospheric art-folk singer.

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Charles Mingus

Charles Mingus

Hear performances and profiles of the jazz innovator's work.

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Emerson String Quartet

Emerson String Quartet

Hear essential recordings and performances from the lauded quartet.

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Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan

Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan

NPR Music explores the life and voice of the passionate Qawwali singer.

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Wye Oak

Wye Oak

Exclusive performances from the pop duo from Baltimore.

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M.I.A.

M.I.A.

Music and news from the Sri Lanka-born hip-hop artist and producer.

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Arcade Fire

Arcade Fire

Hear concerts and interviews with the grandiose art-rock band.

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Congotronics

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  • Album: Congotronics
  • Artist: Konono No. 1
  • Label: Crammed Disc
  • Released: 2005
 

Congotronics 2: Buzz'N'Rumble from the Urb'N'Jungle

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Volta

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Get Behind Me Satan

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Live at Carnegie Hall

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The Craft

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Year of Meteors

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Year of Meteors

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  • Released: 2005
 

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I'm Wide Awake, It's Morning

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