The quirky singer-songwriter plays from his new album, inspired by his preteen country music roots.
Watch Dondero perform his well-crafted songs at Bob Boilen's desk in the NPR Music offices.
Janis Ian performs and shares a striking story behind the song "Society's Child" in a session.
The singer-songwriter's new double album focuses on two different parts of her personality.
Listeners share their oddest musical instruments.
The adventurous classical pianist finds inspiration from an equally free-spirited jazz trio.
The singer-songwriter gives an intimate performance at the NPR offices in Washington, D.C.
Callahan, a.k.a. Smog, brought in members of Shearwater to record a big-sounding session on KUT.
The energetic Atlanta native says China provides "an endless stream of adventure."
The former schoolteacher takes his folky, soulful style to NPR headquarters for a solo performance.