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KCRW Presents: First Aid Kit

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Hear the Swedish sisters' delicate harmonies as they premiere a song from their forthcoming album, The Lion's Roar, on KCRW's Morning Becomes Eclectic.

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All Songs Considered

Viking's Choice: 2011 In Metal And Outer Sound

Lars Gotrich highlights the year in Swiss gondola recordings, progressive metal and dramatic drone.

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Other Lives: Strange And Epic Beauty

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The minimalist patterns of Philip Glass and Ennio Morricone's enigmatic Spaghetti Western moods infuse this Oklahoma band's inventive compositions.

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Delta Spirit On Mountain Stage

The raucous San Diego band makes its first appearance on West Virginia's most famous stage. Listen to five songs that span the group's discography.

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Mates Of State: The Sound Of Infectious Joy

In "Palomino," the band approaches long-gone love with characteristic generosity of spirit.

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Music Interviews

'Moves Like Jagger': The Making Of Maroon 5's Megahit

The song has been burning up the Billboard Hot 100 for five months. Singer Adam Levine explains why Mick Jagger is so much fun to emulate.

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Black Dub On Mountain Stage

Producer Daniel Lanois makes his third appearance on West Virginia's most famous stage, this time with his new band, Black Dub.

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