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Tiny Desk Concerts

J Mascis

The Dinosaur Jr. frontman, one of the world's loudest musicians, performs unplugged and acoustic.

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Favorite Sessions

Jenny Lewis, 'She's Not Me' (Live) KCRW-FM

The former Rilo Kiley singer performs her new song "She's Not Me" at Los Angeles' Apogee Studios.

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Front Row

St. Paul And The Broken Bones, 'I'm Torn Up' (Live) WGBH

Watch the Alabama soul band's earthshaking performance of the opening track from its debut album.

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Favorite Sessions

Perfume Genius, 'Queen' (Live) KEXP-FM

Seattle native Mike Hadreas performs "Queen" from Too Bright, his third album as Perfume Genius.

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Mountain Stage

Blake Mills On Mountain Stage

Mills plays a tremendous array of modified guitars and oddball amplifiers on stage in West Virginia.

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Songs We Love

First Watch: Wild Moccasins, 'Eye Makeup'

A synth-driven, New Wave-indebted ode to the risks of self-exposure.

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Favorite Sessions

Karen O, 'Rapt' (Live) KCRW-FM

The Yeah Yeah Yeahs singer performs a song she wrote seven years ago, but had hidden away until now.

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Front Row

Cayetana, Live In Concert

Watch a tremendous discovery from the CMJ Music Marathon perform songs from its debut album.

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Favorite Sessions

Conor Oberst, 'Zigzagging Toward The Light' (Live) KEXP-FM

The Bright Eyes singer performs live in the studio with fellow singer-songwriter Jonathan Wilson.

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Field Recordings

Wild Beasts: A 'Beautiful Truth' In A Beautiful Bar

We asked the romantic London band to perform in a century-old room in Grand Central Station.