Seun Kuti, Eef Barzelay, Ponytail

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Hear music from Seun Kuti, son of Nigerian artist Fela Kuti, that rivals his father's, plus insanely fun songs from the Baltimore band, Ponytail. Also on the show: English folk group The Watersons see their 1975 album For Pence and Spicy Ale reissued, new music from the influential art-folk singer Bonnie Prince Billy, a.k.a. Will Oldham, and Eef Barzelay steps away from his band Clem Snide to put out a solo album called Lose Big.

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Seun Kuti, Eef Barzelay, Ponytail

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Bonnie Prince Billy

  • Artist: Bonnie Prince Billy
  • Song: Easy Does It
  • From: Lie Down in the Light

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