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Quiles & Cloud, 'Black Sky Lightning' (Live)

Folk Alley

The San Francisco duo performs a song about real and metaphorical storms live for Folk Alley.

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Ben Harper, 'Shine' (Live)

KCRW

Harper's backing band, The Innocent Criminals, adds dynamism to this live performance.

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Amy Helm On Mountain Stage

The singer-songwriter (and daughter of The Band's Levon Helm) performs live in West Virginia.

Amy Helm On Mountain Stage
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Mayer Hawthorne, 'Fancy Clothes' (Live)

KCRW

The soul singer performs a track from his new album, Man About Town, live in the studio for KCRW.

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Mountain Stage

Josh Ritter On Mountain Stage

The folk-rock singer-songwriter performs songs from Sermon On The Rocks, live in West Virginia.

Josh Ritter On Mountain Stage
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World Cafe

Sense Of Place North Carolina: Squirrel Nut Zippers

XPN

Hear a 1996 session featuring the Chapel Hill swing-revival band, which had a huge hit with "Hell."

Sense Of Place North Carolina: Squirrel Nut Zippers
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Kevin Morby, 'Motors Runnin" (Live)

opbmusic.org

With a Dylan-esque drawl and jangly guitar hooks, Morby plays "Motors Runnin'" live in Oregon.

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Anderson .Paak, 'Am I Wrong' (Live)

KCRW

Watch the California singer, rapper and drummer perform live for KCRW's Morning Becomes Eclectic.

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Mountain Stage

Lindsay Lou & The Flatbellys On Mountain Stage

The bluegrass- and Motown-inspired band performs live in West Virginia.

Lindsay Lou & The Flatbellys On Mountain Stage
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Daughter, 'Doing The Right Thing' (Live)

The spare, moody, folk-influenced dream-pop trio plays live in the studio for KEXP.