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Bryant Park Project Video

The Quavers Bring 'Porch Techno' to America

The New Yorker describes the Quavers as moody and enchanting. The two Brooklyn musicians describe themselves as a "space-age Carter family." They stopped by The Bryant Park Project studios to demonstrate.

The Quavers Bring 'Porch Techno' to America

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'Peace, Happiness' and G. Love

Acoustic funk/soul singer-songwriter G. Love stops by The Bryant Park Project to talk and play music from his new album, Superhero Brother. He says the album was inspired by a recent trip to the slums of Rio de Janeiro.

'Peace, Happiness' and G. Love

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Music Articles

The New 'Flavors' of Alanis Morissette

Back with a new album, Flavors of Entanglement, Morissette talks about heartache and healing. After the painful breakup of her long engagement to actor Ryan Reynolds, Morissette has a lot to say — and to sing.

The New 'Flavors' of Alanis Morissette

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Bryant Park Project Video

Songwriter Hayden Travels 'Field and Town'

Toronto musician Hayden is known for his quirky sad songs and his latest album, In Field and Town, is full of them. The intimacy of the record extends to the liner notes, which are a reproduction of Hayden's own handwritten notebook.

Songwriter Hayden Travels 'Field and Town'

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Video Sessions

Sen. Lamar Alexander's 'Tennessee Waltz'

Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-TN) made a musical splash Memorial Day weekend in a performance with the Memphis Symphony Orchestra; it was later posted in a video clip on YouTube. Alexander performed a few tunes at the piano in NPR's Studio 4A.

Sen. Lamar Alexander's 'Tennessee Waltz'

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Favorite Sessions

Ray Bonneville: True-to-Life Troubadour

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Bonneville's songs are full of characters who stumble their way through a rough-and-tumble world of violence, hope, and despair. In four videos from Folk Alley, Bonneville stomps his cowboy boots on a piece of wood and tells his stories.

Ray Bonneville in Studio on Folk Alley

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Bryant Park Project Video

Mates of State 'Re-Arrange Us,' to Excellent Effect

In the past eight years, Kori Gardner and Jason Hammel have made five albums, married and had two children. The pair, who record as Mates of State, stop by the Bryant Park Project studios to play from their new album, Re-Arrange Us.

Mates of State 'Re-Arrange Us,' to Excellent Effect

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Haunting Brit Kate Nash Rocks 'BPP' Jukebox

The English-Irish singer-songwriter stopped by the Bryant Park Project studios to play "Skeleton Song," one of the arresting pop songs off her debut album, Made of Bricks.

Haunting Brit Kate Nash Rocks 'BPP' Jukebox

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Langhorne Slim Rocks Midtown Park

Singer-songwriter Langhorne Slim brings his country-punk sound to Manhattan. With help from the BPP, he and his band got permission to perform "Honey Pie" live in Bryant Park, one of Midtown's most beloved green spaces.

Langhorne Slim Rocks Midtown Park

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