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Son Little performs a set at NPR's 2015 CMJ showcase, which took place at (Le) Poisson Rouge in New York City on Oct. 14, 2015. Loren Wohl for NPR hide caption

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Son Little, Live In Concert

The Philadelphia singer-guitarist's trio showed up at a New York club gig in a blues-rock mood.

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Jarekus Singleton On Mountain Stage

Singleton is at the forefront of modern electric blues. Hear him perform live in West Virginia.

Jarekus Singleton On Mountain Stage

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Buckwheat Zydeco On Mountain Stage

The ambassador of a distinctive Louisiana style takes the stage in West Virginia.

Buckwheat Zydeco On Mountain Stage

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Eric Bibb On Mountain Stage

Raised in the New York folk scene of the '50s and '60s, the blues guitarist now lives in Sweden.

Eric Bibb On Mountain Stage

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Janiva Magness On Mountain Stage

The decorated blues singer and Detroit native performs live from a West Virginia stage.

Janiva Magness On Mountain Stage

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Jim Oblon On Mountain Stage

The young Nashville bluesman's live set in West Virginia shows off his furious guitar picking.

Jim Oblon On Mountain Stage

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The Holmes Brothers On Mountain Stage

The Virginia-born band has been blending gospel, country and R&B for more than four decades.

The Holmes Brothers On Mountain Stage

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Keb' Mo' On Mountain Stage

A hugely decorated blues musician, Keb' Mo' has won awards and respect in equal measure.

Keb' Mo' On Mountain Stage

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John Hammond On Mountain Stage

During his 16th Mountain Stage appearance, the bluesman plays songs by Tom Waits and Chuck Berry.

John Hammond On Mountain Stage

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Robert Cray On Mountain Stage

One of America's premier blues players brings his band to West Virginia's most famous stage.

Robert Cray On Mountain Stage

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