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Concerts

Mayer Hawthorne; credit: Shantel Mitchell

June 11, 2010 Mayer Hawthorne is the sweet guy in the seersucker suit singing Motown. Hear his Bonnaroo set here.

Studio Sessions

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December 9, 2011 The soul singer talks about his influences and the cameos on his new album, then plays a live set.

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Interviews & Profiles

Mayer Hawthorne's latest album is called How Do You Do.

December 4, 2011 The Detroit soul singer says the city's music scene has learned a lot from its auto industry.

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Discover Songs

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June 16, 2010 The NPR Music gang examines some of the highlights from this year's Bonnaroo Music Festival.

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June 8, 2010 All Songs Considered looks at some of the bands performing at this year's festival.

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August 24, 2009 Calling Hawthorne "retro" would not be far off, but his 'soul sound is more than just a throwback.

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January 12, 2009 The young soul singer applies his honeyed falsetto to the charming "Just Ain't Gonna Work Out."

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Reviews

Mayer Hawthorne

August 24, 2009 Calling Hawthorne "retro" would not be far off, but his 'soul sound is more than just a throwback.

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January 12, 2009 The young soul singer applies his honeyed falsetto to the charming "Just Ain't Gonna Work Out."

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December 7, 2009 Hear the rising young singer-producer's Motown-soaked soul in this session from World Cafe.

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How Do You Do

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  • Album: How Do You Do
  • Artist: Mayer Hawthorne
  • Label: Republic
  • Released: 2011
 

Strange Arrangement

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  • Album: Strange Arrangement
  • Artist: Mayer Hawthorne
  • Label: Stones Throw
  • Released: 2009
 

Strange Arrangement [Bonus Tracks]

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  • Album: Strange Arrangement [Bonus Tracks]
  • Artist: Mayer Hawthorne
  • Label: Stones Throw
  • Released: 2009