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Concerts

November 20, 2006 Hear Cat Power in a full concert, recorded live from the 9:30 Club in Washington, D.C.

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Studio Sessions

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April 21, 2008 Hear the singer tackle songs by The Highwaymen, Billie Holiday, and Hank Williams on WXPN.

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Interviews & Profiles

Chan Marshall's new album as Cat Power, her first set of new songs in more than six years, is called Sun.

September 2, 2012 Chan Marshall discusses Sun, her first album of original work in six years.

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Discover Songs

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January 21, 2009 The singer's enervated misery is a perfect match for the 1967 hit "Dark End of the Street."

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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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January 18, 2006 A taste of soul music from Cat Power; former Belle and Sebastian singer Isobel Campbell; Bach fr...

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December 22, 2003 Our picks for the best CDs of 2003.

March 3, 2003 The latest invention from Bill Frisell; the experimental folk of Calexico; a mysterious soundtra...

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September 6, 2012 On Sun, her first album of new songs since 2006, Chan Marshall leaves behind her sad, sparse sound.

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January 21, 2009 The singer's enervated misery is a perfect match for the 1967 hit "Dark End of the Street."

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January 22, 2008 A test drive of new music releases from Cat Power, The Fleshtones and The Whigs.

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January 2, 2008 Lizzie Goodman of Blender spins new music from Cat Power, Hot Chip and Cassie.

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January 30, 2006 Indie-rock goddess Cat Power traveled to Memphis for her latest album, The Greatest.

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More Stories

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February 6, 2007 Listeners share their favorite Valentine's Day songs and the stories of how they came to love them.

Singer-songwriter Frank Ocean.

December 5, 2012 The All Songs Considered gang gabs about the year's biggest surprises, best new artists and more.

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Menomena (clockwise from upper left), Cat Power, Matthew E. White, Buke & Gase

August 28, 2012 Hosts Bob Boilen and Robin Hilton share their latest and favorite new discoveries.

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Cat Power's new album, Sun, comes out Sept. 4.

August 26, 2012 With the long-awaited Sun, Chan Marshall crafts her most joyful, sonically adventurous album yet.

Top row (left to right): The Antlers, Cat Power; Middle row: Bill Fay, Sean Rowe, Nas; Bottom row: Christian Scott, JEFF The Brotherhood

June 26, 2012 Hear exclusive song premieres from The Avett Brothers, Cat Power, The Antlers and more.

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Chan Marshall, a.k.a. Cat Power.

June 18, 2012 Chan Marshall's new song has a breezy feel, consistent with her prolific use of the word "bitchin'."

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