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Cass Mccombs

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Studio Sessions

Cass McCombs released two of his six albums in 2011. His latest is Humor Risk.

February 21, 2012 Hear the introspective folk musician perform wandering songs from his latest album, Humor Risk.

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December 19, 2007 Hear an interview and in-studio performance by the singer-songwriter from WXPN.

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Discover Songs

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November 13, 2007 Cass McCombs' "Morning Shadows" draws on soft acoustic guitars and hazily romantic vocals.

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October 29, 2007 Hear an interview and in-studio performance by the singer-songwriter from WXPN.

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October 5, 2007 Mathematician turned musician Dan Snaith; '70s Southern California: Cass McCombs; A delightful S...

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Reviews

Cass McCombs' "County  Line" would fit well on the   radio in 1957, sandwiched between Ricky Nelson and Bobby Darin.

June 23, 2011 "County Line" would fit well on the radio in 1957, sandwiched between Ricky Nelson and Bobby Darin.

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November 13, 2007 Cass McCombs' "Morning Shadows" draws on soft acoustic guitars and hazily romantic vocals.

More Stories

Clockwise from upper left: Anna Calvi, M.I.A., Poliça, members of Los Campesinos!, Deltron 3030 and Phil Elverum of Mount Eerie

September 24, 2013 Hear All Songs Considered's massive 2013 fall preview with new music from M.I.A., Poliça, and more.

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Cass McCombs' new album, Big Wheel and Others, comes out Oct. 15.

October 6, 2013 Big Wheel opts for consistency, with one great song after another and nothing paling in comparison.

Cass McCombs' new video for his protest song "Bradley Manning" takes a vintage look at references to violence in childhood.

May 1, 2012 A new video from Cass McCombs imagines the accused soldier's childhood in his Oklahoma hometown.

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Big Wheel and Others

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  • Album: Big Wheel and Others
  • Artist: Cass McCombs
  • Label: Domino
  • Released: 2013
 

Dropping the Writ

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  • Album: Dropping the Writ
  • Artist: Cass Mccombs
  • Label: Domino
  • Released: 2008