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Rose Cousins On Mountain Stage

One of Canada's most respected roots-music singer-songwriters performs live in West Virginia.

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Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz

Danilo Pérez On Piano Jazz

In a session from 1994, the Panamanian pianist plays tunes from Monk and Rollins.

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Favorite Sessions

The Decemberists, 'Make You Better' (Live) KCRW-FM

The folk-rock band, newly returned from a hiatus, performs "Make You Better" live in the studio.

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All Songs TV

Courtney Barnett, 'Pedestrian At Best'

Count on 2015 as the year many will fall in love with Courtney Barnett, the best lyricist in rock.

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The Stray Birds On Mountain Stage

The band draws on the rich traditions of American folk music while still sounding modern.

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Jazz Night In America: Wednesday Night Webcasts

Live Feb. 4: A David Murray Double Bill

The astoundingly prolific tenor saxophonist resurrects a four-clarinet band and presents a new trio.

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Jazz Night In America: The Radio Program

Coming Soon: Our Point Of View

A jazz record label gathers its new crop into a band, with Robert Glasper, Lionel Loueke and more.

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Jazz Night In America: Wednesday Night Webcasts

Our Point Of View At Le Poisson Rouge

The modern Blue Note Records supergroup counts Robert Glasper, Lionel Loueke and Ambrose Akinmusire.

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Joan Shelley On Mountain Stage

The Louisville native performs songs from 2014's moody, languid, country-inflected Electric Ursa.

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Favorite Sessions

Greylag, 'Arms Unknown' (Live)

The band's moody, autumnal "Arms Unknown" receives a welcome jolt of gritty electric guitar.