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Alison Krauss

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Pamela Springstein

Alison Krauss artist page: interviews, features and/or performances archived at NPR Music

Studio Sessions

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January 4, 2005 Krauss and her band will start a tune again and again until it sounds as good as they imagine it.

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Interviews & Profiles

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February 14, 2008 Hear an interview with Robert Plant and Alison Krauss, icons of rock and bluegrass music.

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December 24, 2007 Hear an interview with Robert Plant and Alison Krauss, icons of rock and bluegrass music.

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October 28, 2007 The odd pairing of bluegrass star Alison Krauss and rock legend Robert Plant yields a surprise hit.

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Discover Songs

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November 16, 2009 Our list of the 50 most important recordings of the decade continues, from OutKast to Sigur Ros.

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June 17, 2008 Producer Dan Pashman returns from vacation with Vegas culture shock and a renewed love of a song.

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December 20, 2007 All Things Considered Reviewer Tom Moon offers his picks for the year's best albums.

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December 20, 2007 Reviewer Meredith Ochs shares her top ten albums for 2007.

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December 3, 2007 Steve Seel, host on Minnesota Public Radio's The Current, picks his Top 10 albums of the year.

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October 12, 2007 Host Bob Boilen looks at some of the most anticipated CDs coming out before the end of the year,...

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September 28, 2007 A duet from Robert Plant and Alison Krauss; Bob Dylan remixed by DJ Mark Ronson; British folk gu...

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November 16, 2004 The pre-teen sister duo Smoosh; Self-professed has been William Shatner; Dream pop veterans Luna...

August 1, 2001 Wynton Marsalis interprets Thelonious Monk; the playful melodies of Raymond Scott; Roger Eno joi...

News

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February 9, 2009 Robert Plant and Alison Krauss won five Grammy Awards Sunday night.

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February 6, 2009 Tom Moon profiles the nominees for Album of the Year at Sunday's Grammy Awards.

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February 9, 2006 View a list of winners from this year's Grammy Awards who were featured on NPR shows.

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June 5, 2005 Summer music festivals are everywhere, from Aspen to Lollapalooza to Vibe. We offer a rundown.

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Reviews

October 23, 2007 New music from Ryan Adams and Babyshambles, plus a joint effort from Robert Plant and Alison Krauss.

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More Stories

Alison Krauss and Union Station's new album is titled Paper Airplane.

April 3, 2011 Until April 12, hear the award-winning bluegrass band's first new album since 2004 in its entirety.

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