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John Ellis, Darcy James Argue On JazzSet WBGO-FM

Intense, forward-looking music for dancing and dreaming, recorded live at the Newport Jazz Festival.

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Spoon

See the band perform the lead-off cut to its first new album in four years, live from New York City.

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Cahalen Morrison And Eli West On Mountain Stage

Morrison and West evoke the lonesome roots of country and bluegrass music's earliest duets.

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Regina Carter, Wynton Marsalis On JazzSet

A violin channels Africa and a trumpet speaks to kids: a Newport Jazz double bill.

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Teetotallers On Mountain Stage

Three of the most revered players in traditional Irish music perform live in West Virginia.

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Della Mae On Mountain Stage

The bluegrass band makes its first appearance on West Virginia's most famous stage.

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Amy Ray On Mountain Stage

The Indigo Girls singer-songwriter plays songs from her latest solo album, Goodnight Tender.

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Music Interviews

Listen: Meshell Ndegeocello Trades Songs And Stories

The singer-songwriter gave a secret show in Los Angeles this weekend, and NPR's Arun Rath was there.

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Blind Boys Of Alabama On Mountain Stage

The legendary soul-gospel group performs songs from its latest album, produced by Justin Vernon.

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Amir ElSaffar performs at the 2013 Newport Jazz Festival. Adam Kissick for NPR hide caption

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Amir ElSaffar And Two Rivers On JazzSet WBGO-FM

The trumpeter mixes instruments from both sides of the world at the Newport Jazz Festival.

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