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Nashville-based country singer Nikki Lane performs "Jackpot" for KCRW. Larry Hirshowitz/KCRW hide caption

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Watch Nikki Lane Perform 'Jackpot' Live In The Studio

KCRW

In this session for KCRW, the Nashville country singer shows off her newfound confidence as a songwriter with a track from her latest album, Highway Queen.

Roots-rock band The Black Lillies plays Mountain Stage for the third time. Josh Saul/Mountain Stage hide caption

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Mountain Stage

The Black Lillies On Mountain Stage

The Knoxville roots-rock band returns to Mountain Stage with its signature mix of country, Motown blues and Americana. Hear a live set recorded at the University of Kentucky in Lexington.

The Black Lillies on Mountain Stage

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Mountain Stage

Otis Gibbs On Mountain Stage

The East Nashville raconteur and country-music podcaster makes his Mountain Stage debut with a guitar-slinging performance.

Otis Gibbs On Mountain Stage

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Mountain Stage

Watch Fred Eaglesmith Perform 'Toggle Switch' Live On Mountain Stage

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The Canadian country musician makes his sixth appearance on Mountain Stage with this humorous performance, as recorded live in Charleston, W.Va.

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Mountain Stage

Margo Price On Mountain Stage

The breakout country artist makes her debut on Mountain Stage, recorded live at the Civic Center Little Theater in Charleston, W.Va.

Margo Price On Mountain Stage

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Mountain Stage

Chely Wright On Mountain Stage

The Nashville country star makes her debut on Mountain Stage, recorded live on the campus of Ohio University in Athens.

Chely Wright on Mountain Stage

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Valerie June performs "Astral Plane" in the courtyard of St. David's Episcopal Church. Aaron Rogosin for NPR hide caption

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Valerie June Takes Us Across The 'Astral Plane' In A Church Courtyard

At St. David's Episcopal Church in Austin, Texas, Valerie June plays a softly swaying, country-tinged soul song that scrapes the stratosphere.

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Watch Nikki Lane Perform 'Highway Queen' Live For Folk Alley

Folk Alley

The country rocker plays the self-assured title track of her new album live at the 30A Songwriters Festival in Florida.

Maren Morris performs perform a Tiny Desk Concert on Feb. 16, 2017. (Claire Harbage/NPR) Claire Harbage/NPR hide caption

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Tiny Desk

Maren Morris

One of the newest Grammy winners stops by the Tiny Desk to share her winking, sometimes tongue-in-cheek songs.

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Watch Robert Ellis Perform 'Elephant' Live For Folk Alley

Folk Alley

The Texas native played his intense love song live at the 30A Songwriters Festival in Florida.