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Concerts

Chuck Prophet.

December 12, 2012 The roots-rock singer's latest album, Temple Beautiful, is an ode to his home city of San Francisco.

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Chuck Prophet performed on Mountain Stage.

February 17, 2011 Chuck Prophet plays "You Been Gone" and songs from his album, Let Freedom Ring.

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September 9, 2008 Prophet performs with a Telecaster guitar, a deadpan delivery and a distorted bullhorn microphone.

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July 11, 2008 Hear the bluesy, critically praised rock singer perform live in concert from WXPN in Philadelphia.

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July 11, 2008 Hear live sets from Beth Orton, Alejandro Escovedo, Dar Williams, The War on Drugs, and more.

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November 9, 2007 Hear the roots-rock singer perform a concert from WXPN and World Cafe Live in Philadelphia.

Studio Sessions

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December 7, 2007 Hear an interview and performance by the guitarist, who paves a path through rock, soul and country.

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December 2, 2007 The critically heralded singer-songwriter performs songs from his new album in NPR's Studio 4A.

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Reviews

Chuck Prophet.

May 25, 2012 In "The Left Hand and the Right Hand," Prophet turns tales from the outer limits into a catchy song.

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Chuck Prophet.

February 8, 2012 Prophet has described his new album, Temple Beautiful, as a "love letter to San Francisco."

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November 25, 2010 From Austin's KUT, hear 10 songs about writing and receiving that 20th-century relic: the letter.

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