Favorite Sessions

Janis Ian: Behind Her Songs And Life

WKSU

Janis Ian performs and shares a striking story behind the song "Society's Child" in a session.

Janis Ian In Studio On Folk Alley

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Studio Sessions

Rachael Yamagata Writes To Overcome

The singer-songwriter's new double album focuses on two different parts of her personality.

Rachael Yamagata Writes To Overcome

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Thao Nguyen

The singer-songwriter gives an intimate performance at the NPR offices in Washington, D.C.

Favorite Sessions

Smog's Bill Callahan Bares His 'Whaleheart'

KUT 90.5

Callahan, a.k.a. Smog, brought in members of Shearwater to record a big-sounding session on KUT.

Bill Callahan in Studio on KUT 5/16/07

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Studio Sessions

Amos Lee At The Studio 4A 'Lodge'

The former schoolteacher takes his folky, soulful style to NPR headquarters for a solo performance.

Amos Lee At The Studio 4A 'Lodge'

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Video Sessions

Lang Lang: A Life In Music, So Far

The 26-year-old pianist describes his rise to superstar status in a new autobiography.

Lang Lang: A Life In Music, So Far

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Video Sessions

Playing For Brooklyn, The Headlights Shine

The band from Champaign, IL melds doo wop and classic '90s rock--and they're incredibly nice.

Playing For Brooklyn, The Headlights Shine

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