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Favorite Sessions

Aaradhna, 'Keep My Cool' (Live)


A big winner at the New Zealand Music Awards recently visited OPB's studios in Portland, Ore.

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Favorite Sessions

John Mayer, 'Waitin' On The Day' (Live)

Watch Grammy award-wining artist John Mayer perform a song from his new album, Paradise Valley.

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Live in Concert

Cut Copy, Live In Concert


Watch a live concert full of lights and music from the Grammy-nominated electro-pop band.

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Tiny Desk

Kronos Quartet

The intrepid champions of new music bring a lullaby, rare blues and a work by Bryce Dessner to NPR.

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Tiny Desk


This is Katie Crutchfield as Waxahatchee, playing intimate music for an intimate setting.

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All Songs TV

Pixies, 'What Goes Boom'

The band agrees to explode Joey Santiago after learning it couldn't afford a more elaborate video.