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Duncan Sheik's seventh album, Legerdemain, will come out in 2015.
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October 16, 2014 Legerdemain, out next April, will be the first album of original songs from the pop songwriter and Broadway composer since 2009, and you can download two songs from it here.
Duncan Sheik, pictured at home in 2010, won two Tony Awards for his work on the 2006 musical Spring Awakening. His new album is a collection of covers of songs from the 1980s.
June 7, 2011 On a new album of covers, the songwriter and Broadway composer demonstrates how to look back without succumbing to nostalgia.
Duncan Sheik will perform from the World Cafe Live stage today at noon ET.
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April 29, 2011 It's been 15 years since "Barely Breathing," and Sheik hasn't really slowed down. Hear the songwriter and Broadway composer take the Kimmel Center stage in Philadelphia at for a live concert.
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Duncan Sheik and his band.
February 16, 2010 The singer-songwriter first visited Mountain Stage just before the release of "Barely Breathing," his 1996 hit. More than a decade later, he's branched out into chamber-pop and composing for musical theater. He performs songs from his latest, Whisper House.
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January 24, 2009 He didn't see it coming when his sensitive crooning launched him to pop fame in 1996. But with one Tony Award-winning musical in the books and another production on the way, his work as a stage composer has put him in the spotlight again.
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January 27, 2007 Spring Awakening is winning critical praise as a fresh interpretation of the Broadway musical. Based on a 19th-century play, the angst-ridden teen musical defies convention by dealing with tough topics and raw adolescent feelings.
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March 28, 2006 Widely known for his chart-topping hit "Barely Breathing," Duncan Sheik traverses new ground with White Limousine. Among his most ambitious work to date, the album is innovative in both content and design.
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November 28, 2002 Duncan Sheik burst onto the music scene in 1997 with his hit single "Barely Breathing," and garnered rave reviews for his own brand of folk-tinged pop music. For his fourth record, Daylight, New York-based Sheik — singer, songwriter, composer, producer and guitarist — dares to rock out a little more than usual. He talks to NPR's Jacki Lyden.
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