Mary Chapin Carpenter: A Thanksgiving Special

Singer Mary Chapin Carpenter performs from her farmhouse in the Blue Ridge Mountains.

Mary Chapin Carpenter: A Thanksgiving Special
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'Welcome to Brazzaville': Well-Traveled Rock 'n' Roll

Brazzaville is a Los Angeles-based sextet with a worldly outlook, and their sound has been described as "musty noir tropicalia" with influences from Latin America and the Mideast. The band's new CD Welcome to... BrazzavilleDay to Day producer Christopher Johnson profiles the band's leader, David Brown.

'Welcome to Brazzaville': Well-Traveled Rock 'n' Roll
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Karate's Geoff Farina

The front man for the band Karate stops by to talk and play music from his new CD, Pockets.

Karate's Geoff Farina
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Cowboy Junkies, A Long Way from 'Trinity'

It's been nearly 17 years since the Junkies recorded their debut album, The Trinity Session. Singer Margo Timmins and her brother Michael stop by NPR.

Cowboy Junkies, A Long Way from 'Trinity'
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Arts & Life

Los Lobos, 30 Years On

Los Lobos' new CD, appropriately named The Ride, celebrates the band's 30 years together. Hear their extended interview with NPR's Renee Montagne and live performance at NPR.

Web Extra: Extended Performance Chat with Los Lobos
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Bob Weir Reviews His Long, Strange Trip

Grateful Dead guitarist talks about his new retrospective CD and his relationship with Jerry Garcia.

Bob Weir Reviews His Long, Strange Trip
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Guitarist Richie Havens Live at NPR

Richie Havens is currently touring through November in support of his latest CD, Grace of the Sun. The disc features covers of Bob Dylan's "All Along the Watchtower" and Joni Mitchell's "Woodstock." Hear his live performance — and his take on current summer concerts.

Guitarist Richie Havens Live at NPR
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Havens Relives 'Freedom'

Richie Havens talks about how his performance at Woodstock changed his life forever.

The Classical Guitar Perfection of David Russell

Guitarist David Russell recently stopped by NPR to chat with NPR's Lisa Simeone and perform music by Barrios, Granados, Brazilian composer Dilermando Reis and Spain's Joaquin Malats.

The Classical Guitar Perfection of David Russell
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