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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.

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World Cafe

A Moby World Premiere: 'One Time We Lived' WXPN-FM

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

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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.

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Favorite Sessions

Ramsey Lewis: Opening Jazz To All KPLU-FM

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

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World Cafe

Miike Snow: The Illusion Of Simplicity WXPN-FM

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


Meshell Ndegeocello Puts Life In Rhythm

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

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World Cafe

The Baseball Project At The Bat WXPN-FM

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

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Favorite Sessions

Choir Of Young Believers: Stripped Bare At CMJ KEXP-FM

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

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World Cafe

Patterson Hood: Driving Solo WXPN-FM

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

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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.