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Peter Moren: A Quieter 'Tycoon' WNYC

The Last Tycoon, from the Peter Bjorn and John singer, is an intimate, low-key affair.

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Marcus Johnson Serenades 'Tell Me More'

Jazz pianist Marcus Johnson performs on NPR's Tell Me More.

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Willie Nelson, Live from the 'Fresh Air' Studios

An outtake from a 1996 performance and interview, including "Nightlife."

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Jason Collett: Canadian Country Ballads WXPN-FM

Jason Collett plays '70s pop-rock and country in an interview and performance on WXPN.

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'BPP' Jukebox: Peter, Bjorn and John Soloist

Peter Morén of Peter, Bjorn and John plays a solo acoustic version of 'Object of My Affection.'

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Favorite Sessions

Liam Finn Strikes with 'Lightning' KUT-FM

In a session on KUT, Finn leaves behind his electronics for a surprisingly laid-back performance.

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Chatham County Line: Bluegrass Gets Bold WXPN-FM

The group aims to combine the speed and technique of bluegrass with sharp songwriting.

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Habib Koite Releases First Album in Six Years

The Malian musician performs and talks about his latest album, titled Afriki.

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Justin Townes Earle: Sobering Up to Music

The Nashville songwriter plays and talks about kicking a drug habit — then launching his career.

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Melody Gardot and Her 'Worrisome Heart' WXPN-FM

Gardot's jazzy songs came out of a need for recovery therapy after a near-fatal bicycle accident.

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