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Natalie Merchant

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Natalie Merchant.

Natalie Merchant
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Natalie Merchant.

Natalie Merchant artist page: interviews, features and/or performances archived at NPR Music

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.

Studio Sessions

Natalie Merchant

May 21, 2010 Merchant takes the poetry of E.E. Cummings and others and sets it to song at WXPN.

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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.

Natalie Merchant

April 13, 2010 Merchant's new album, Leave Your Sleep, sets poems to music from around the world.

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Scene from the Natalie Merchant video "Giving Up Everything."

April 9, 2014 Rarely is an artist as revealing as Natalie Merchant in this new video and song.

Crooked Still

December 23, 2010 Folk Alley's Elena See picks her five favorite records of the year.

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  • Album: Leave Your Sleep
  • Artist: Natalie Merchant
  • Label: Nonesuch Records
  • Released: 2010