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Bruce Cockburn

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Bruce Cockburn recently performed on World Cafe.

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Concerts

Pete Seeger in New York City. 2009.

February 1, 2014 Hear a 2005 concert with performances and interviews by Pete Seeger and a cast of gifted artists.

Bruce Cockburn.

March 18, 2013 The Canadian singer-songwriter makes his 13th appearance on Mountain Stage.

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November 26, 2008 Celebrated Canadian musician Bruce Cockburn makes his 12th appearance on Mountain Stage.

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Studio Sessions

Left to right: Aimee Mann, Sheryl Crow, Suzanne Vega.

January 23, 2012 Hear archival interviews with Bruce Cockburn, Sting, Sheryl Crow, Aimee Mann and Suzanne Vega.

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Bruce Cockburn recently performed on World Cafe.

April 12, 2011 Hear the Canadian singer-songwriter perform songs from his 31st album, Small Source of Comfort.

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November 8, 2005 Guitar whiz Bruce Cockburn's new record capitalizes on his playing — it's entirely instrumental.

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Interviews & Profiles

Pete Seeger in New York City. 2009.

February 1, 2014 Hear a 2005 concert with performances and interviews by Pete Seeger and a cast of gifted artists.

Singer-songwriter Bruce Cockburn's 31st album is called Small Source of Comfort.

March 13, 2011 The veteran Canadian singer-songwriter's 31st album is equal parts satire, lament and fantasy.

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December 25, 2005 An outspoken musician lets his music do the talking on the instrumental CD Speechless.

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Discover Songs

August 8, 2003 New music from Bruce Cockburn; Norah Jones' songwriter Jesse Harris; Dreamy Brazilian pop from C...

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December 1, 2006 Here's a look at Folk Alley's picks for the best folk, roots, Americana and Celtic albums of 2006.

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You've Never Seen Everything

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  • Album: You've Never Seen Everything
  • Artist: Bruce Cockburn
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  • Released: 2003
 

Small Source of Comfort

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  • Album: Small Source of Comfort
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  • Label: True North Records
  • Released: 2011
 

Speechless

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  • Released: 2005
 

Nothing But a Burning Light

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  • Released: 1991
 

Speechless

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Nothing But a Burning Light

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  • Released: 1991
 

Breakfast in New Orleans Dinner in Timbuktu

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All the Roadrunning

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Life Short, Call Now

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