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The New Wave Of Cartoon Bands

Anime character Hatsune Miku is part of the new generation of virtual bands achieving real success.

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Robbie Robertson On World Cafe

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Hear an extensive interview with the former guitarist and songwriter of The Band.

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The Raveonettes: Winter In The Summertime

WFUV On-Air: Music Discovery Starts Here

Listen to the rock duo re-create the gloomy skies of Denmark in this dark but nostalgic session.

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Davina And The Vagabonds: Piano Licks, Vocal Tricks

Rooted in early-20th-century blues and jazz, "lipstickandchrome" is freshened up with modern sass.

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Eilen Jewell On World Cafe

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Hear an interview and live performance from the roots rock-inspired singer-songwriter's new album, Queen of the Minor Key.

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Whisperlights: A Water-Drenched Blur

"Eaten Alive" practically oozes soothing melodies, with warm textures washing over whimsical guitars.

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