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Vintage Cafe: fun.

XPN

Hear a 2012 session with the group behind the ubiquitous, infectious single "We Are Young."

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Marian McPartland's Piano Jazz

Carli Muñoz On Piano Jazz

The pianist and club owner plays Cole Porter's "So in Love" with host Marian McPartland in 2006.

Listen: Carli Munoz On Piano Jazz
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World Cafe

Laura Marling On World Cafe

XPN

Hear the British singer-songwriter perform six songs from her new album, live onstage at WXPN.

Laura Marling On World Cafe
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Elephant Revival, 'Birds And Stars' (Live)

Folk Alley

Watch the rising Colorado folk band perform live at the Fayetteville Roots Festival in Arkansas.

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Black Joe Lewis On World Cafe

XPN

The Austin-based blues-funk band revisits the World Cafe to perform songs from its new album.

Black Joe Lewis On World Cafe
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World Cafe

Ethan Johns On World Cafe

XPN

The English producer visits WXPN to perform songs from his debut album, If Not Now Then When?

Ethan Johns On World Cafe
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World Cafe Remembers Lou Reed

XPN

In this archival conversation, the influential singer offers insights into The Velvet Underground.

World Cafe Remembers Lou Reed
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Modern Kin, 'Unannounced' (Live)

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Watch the gospel-tinged indie-rock band from Portland, Ore., recorded live in the opbmusic studios.

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World Cafe

Vintage Cafe: Adele

XPN

Hear the English singer perform songs from her coming-of-age album, 19, in this session from 2008.

Adele: A Soul Sensation At '19,' Revisited
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Julia Holter, 'City Appearing' (Live)

KEXP

Watch the gifted composer and her live band perform "City Appearing" in KEXP's Seattle studios.