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Paolo Nutini performs live on KCRW's Morning Becomes Eclectic. Larry Hirshowitz/KCRW hide caption

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Elle Varner will perform at NPR Music's showcase during the CMJ Music Marathon. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Little Dragon performs at KCRW's taping of Morning Becomes Eclectic on August 25. Jerod Harris/Getty Images for Sonos hide caption

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John Legend performed a special show for KCRW fans at Apogee in Santa Monica, Calif. Brenda Janeiro/KCRW hide caption

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