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Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz

Blossom Dearie On Piano Jazz

Host Marian McPartland remembers the incandescent singer and pianist in a session from 2001.

Blossom Dearie On Piano Jazz
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World Cafe

A Moby World Premiere: 'One Time We Lived'

XPN

The innovative musician performs a never-before-heard song in this session from World Cafe.

A Moby World Premiere: 'One Time We Lived'
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Music Articles

The Swell Season: Redemption Songs

Hear Glen Hansard and Marketa Irglova discuss the meaning behind their music and perform two songs.

The Swell Season: Redemption Songs
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Favorite Sessions

Ramsey Lewis: Opening Jazz To All

KPLU

With more than 80 albums to credit, the pianist only recently started composing his own songs.

Session Spotlight: Ramsey Lewis Performs 'Clouds In Reverie'
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World Cafe

Miike Snow: The Illusion Of Simplicity

XPN

The production duo behind Britney Spears' "Toxic" has added a member to become the band Miike Snow.

Miike Snow: The Illusion Of Simplicity
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Meshell Ndegeocello Puts Life In Rhythm

Hear a performance and interview with the neo-soul sensation, who just released Devil's Halo.

Meshell Ndegeocello Puts Life In Rhythm
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World Cafe

The Baseball Project At The Bat

XPN

A passionate love of rock 'n' roll meets a nostalgic obsession with America's pastime on World Cafe.

The Baseball Project At The Bat
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Favorite Sessions

Choir Of Young Believers: Stripped Bare At CMJ

KEXP

Every haunting sound and whisper the duo emitted was captured in an intimate, unforgettable session.

Choir of Young Believers In Studio At KEXP 10/23/09
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World Cafe

Patterson Hood: Driving Solo

XPN

Best known for his work in Drive-By Truckers, Hood has gone solo. Hear him perform a session.

Patterson Hood: Driving Solo
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Sweet Honey In The Rock Returns With 'Grace'

The Grammy Award-winning a cappella group returns to NPR to perform songs from Go in Grace.

Sweet Honey In The Rock Returns With 'Grace'
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