Viola da gamba master Jordi Savall leads his ensemble Le Concert des Nations in a performance at Carnegie Hall's Zankel Hall on Apr. 16, 2015. AJ Wilhelm for NPR hide caption

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Jordi Savall And Le Concert Des Nations WQXR-FM

Hear the consummate master of early music lead an exhilarating program of French compositions.

The Alabama Shakes will perform songs from its new album, Sound & Color, live from Los Angeles on Monday, April 20. Brantley Gutierrez/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Live April 20: Alabama Shakes Perform 'Sound & Color' KCRW-FM

Watch the band perform songs from their new album during a live video webcast on Monday, April 20.

Shamir performed songs from his upcoming album, Ratchet, at NPR Music's SXSW showcase at Stubb's on Wednesday, March 18, 2015. /Adam Kissick for NPR hide caption

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Watch Shamir Perform 3 Songs From 'Ratchet'

Sporting a Yo Gabba Gabba shirt, Shamir clearly came to have a blast — and play songs from Ratchet.