A unique blend of honky-tonk and rockabilly propelled the band to major-label success. It performs a rollicking set of fan favorites on this installment of August 31, 2010 Mountain Stage.
Southern Culture on the Skids on Mountain Stage
A Southern-fried big-band sound brought Squirrel Nut Zippers fame in the mid-'90s, making a major hit of the group's album August 30, 2010 Hot. Here, it takes the stage in support of its first live release, Lost at Sea.
Squirrel Nut Zippers On Mountain Stage
Renee Fleming in the title role of Donizetti's Lucrezia Borgia at the Washington National Opera.
Karin Cooper via Washington National Opera
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Acclaimed soprano Renee Fleming tackles the unforgiving title role, with Placido Domingo conducting, in a Washington National Opera production of Donizetti's steamy historical drama.
August 27, 2010
Renee Fleming Sings 'Lucrezia Borgia'
Formed in 2001 by singer-songwriter Tony Dekker, the Toronto band performs songs from its fourth album, August 27, 2010 Lost Channels, which has been nominated for Contemporary Album of the Year at 2009's Canadian Folk Music Awards.
Great Lake Swimmers On Mountain Stage
The platinum-selling pop group Scissor Sisters.
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The world's most popular glam band takes the stage at World Cafe Live as part of the WXPN's Life Fridays concert series.
August 27, 2010
Scissor Sisters In Concert
August 26, 2010 JazzSet host Dee Dee Bridgewater remembers the late vocalist with a concert recorded at the 2000 Detroit International Jazz Festival.
Abbey Lincoln And Kendra Shank On JazzSet
After recovering from a terrible traffic accident, Hoge is back on tour in support of his latest album, August 26, 2010 The Wreckage. His gritty rock sound returns in full force on this new collection of introspective songs.
Will Hoge On Mountain Stage
The indie-rock trio brings its experimental sound to the West Virginia stage, performing songs from its latest album, August 25, 2010 Popular Songs.
Yo La Tengo On Mountain Stage
Sonny Landreth became a master of the slide guitar as a member of Clifton Chenier's band. He rolls out his signature swamp-rock and Cajun grooves in this edition of August 24, 2010 Mountain Stage.
Sonny Landreth On Mountain Stage
A New York-based singer-songwriter, Spektor blends rhythmic piano with a distinct, acrobatic voice. She returns to August 23, 2010 Mountain Stage to perform songs from her latest album, Far.
Regina Spektor On Mountain Stage