Concerts Performances from today's top artists, filmed at venues and festivals across the country.
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Thou Live In Concert

Under a barrage of gnarled riffs, the Baton Rouge sludge-metal band plays a bruisingly heavy set.

Thou Live In Concert

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Circle Takes The Square Live In Concert

The influential post-hardcore band's first show in three years attracts a hardy, impassioned crowd.

Circle Takes The Square Live In Concert

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pg. 99 Live In Concert

"It's the crowd that gave pg. 99 its delivery," says guitarist Mike Taylor. At the Black Cat, we were the sweaty limbs of an eight-member band, pounding our fists in the air to a furious swarm.

pg. 99 Live In Concert

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Tina Dico on Mountain Stage

Listen to a performance by the award-winning Danish singer-songwriter from a 2006 visit to Mountain Stage.

Tina Dico on Mountain Stage

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The Magic Numbers On Mountain Stage

Hear a 2006 performance from this infectious London band of brothers and sisters.

The Magic Numbers On Mountain Stage

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Buckwheat Zydeco On Mountain Stage

Hear an encore performance by zydeco's leading light, recorded live in 2006.

Buckwheat Zydeco On Mountain Stage

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U.S. Rails In Concert

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Listen to Ben Arnold's band perform a noon concert at WXPN's World Cafe Live.

U.S. Rails In Concert

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Lost In The Trees On Mountain Stage

The Chapel Hill group is a small orchestra within itself, earning significant praise for their spirited blend of brass and strings. They bring the horns, the cellos and more to their Mountain Stage debut.

Lost In The Trees On Mountain Stage

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The Felice Brothers On Mountain Stage

Hailing from the Catskill Mountains, this well-traveled rock group makes its Mountain Stage debut.

The Felice Brothers On Mountain Stage

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Mollie O'Brien And Rich Moore On Mountain Stage

After the husband-and-wife duo sent the kids to college, they hit the recording studio to lay down their first proper collaboration, Saints & Sinners. On Mountain Stage, they perform a handful of tracks from the record.

Mollie O'Brien And Rich Moore On Mountain Stage

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Alejandro Escovedo On Mountain Stage

Listen to the veteran singer-songwriter perform songs off his latest solo album, Street Songs of Love.

Alejandro Escovedo On Mountain Stage

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Beck and Cauthen, The Peace Creeps, In Concert

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Get a taste of both Austin and Philly's music scene in this doubleheader Free at Noon Concert with WXPN.

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Joe Pug On Mountain Stage

He was in school in North Carolina when he realized he was profoundly unhappy. So, he took off to Chicago, became a singer-songwriter, and eventually migrated back South to Austin. Hear his smoky voice and rhythmic guitar in this performance of Mountain Stage.

Joe Pug On Mountain Stage

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Brooke Waggoner On Mountain Stage

Hear four songs by the talented Nashville pianist.

Brooke Waggoner On Mountain Stage

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Jenny Scheinman's Mischief And Mayhem

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The violinist is one of the most versatile musicians working today — she collaborates with Bill Frisell, Norah Jones and Jimmie Dale Gilmore, among others. Her newest band is in this live recording.

Jenny Scheinman's Mischief And Mayhem: Live At The Village Vanguard

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