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Jill Sobule

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Jill Sobule

Jill Sobule artist page: interviews, features and/or performances archived at NPR Music

Concerts

Jill Sobule.

November 27, 2012 In her sixth appearance on the show, the singer-songwriter performs witty, eyebrow-raising songs.

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Jill Sobule

August 4, 2010 Sobule pays tribute to her new home state in her latest album, The California Years.

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Jill Sobule.

August 28, 2009 Hear highlights from the wry singer-songwriter's performance at the Philadelphia Folk Festival.

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Interviews & Profiles

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April 11, 2009 To independently produce a new album, Sobule got the financial backing she needed — from her fans.

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May 15, 2008 A small but growing number of musicians are expanding on the idea of the artist-run record label.

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March 20, 2008 Two months into raising money, the singer says she's received $75,000 and is ready to rock.

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Discover Songs

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April 6, 2009 All Songs Considered's latest mix features a Grizzly Bear exclusive, Bob Dylan, more.

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November 21, 2007 Producers get the money, Stars get the fame and the Writers Guild gets doughnuts on the picket line.

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November 10, 2004 Mick Jagger's soundtrack to Alfie; Ennio Morricone performed by Yo-Yo Ma; New music from Malian ...

September 21, 2004 Bob Boilen speaks with All Things Considered music reviewers Will Hermes, Tom Moon and Meredith ...

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March 20, 2008 Two months into raising money, the singer says she's received $75,000 and is ready to rock.

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More Stories

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January 9, 2005 Will the release of her latest CD, Jill Sobule fulfilled her secret desire: to become a puzzle clue.

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Julia Sweeney and Jill Sobule perform live on Mountain Stage.

October 29, 2013 The duo performs a side-splitting set at an unforgettable appearance in Grand Marais, Minn.

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  • Album: Underdog Victorious
  • Artist: Jill Sobule
  • Label: Artemis Records
  • Released: 2004
 

California Years

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  • Album: California Years
  • Artist: Jill Sobule
  • Label: Mega Force
  • Released: 2009
 

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  • Album: Neon Bible
  • Artist: Arcade Fire
  • Label: Merge
  • Released: 2007
 

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  • Album: Transmiticate
  • Artist: Donita Sparks & The Stellar Moments
  • Label: Sparksfly
  • Released: 2008