In Studio: Ben Kweller's Country Makeover

The quirky singer-songwriter plays from his new album, inspired by his preteen country music roots.

In Studio: Ben Kweller's Country Makeover

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Billy Childs On Piano Jazz

The pianist is known for his blend of chamber-music instrumentation and small-group jazz interplay.

Billy Childs On Piano Jazz

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Favorite Sessions

Simone Dinnerstein Plays Bach Old And New

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The pianist presents new variations on an old Bach tune at the Performance Today studios.

Hear Dinnerstein Play Bach In The 'Performance Today' Studio

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The Asteroids Galaxy Tour: Danish Space Rock

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The Danish duo experiments with funk, soul and spaced-out '60s psychedelia on Fruit.

Fruit

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Franz Nicolay: A Punk-Rock Cabaret

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The mustachioed Hold Steady keyboardist plays from his new solo record, Major General.

Franz Nicolay in Studio on World Cafe

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El Guincho: Hypnotic Dance Music

KEXP

On a cold winter's day, El Guincho brought his warm, Tropicalia-inspired rhythms to KEXP.

El Guincho in Studio on KEXP 11/24/08

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Sharon Little: Songs From The Road

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Little showcases bluesy pop on her major-label debut, Perfect Time for a Breakdown.

Sharon Little in Studio on World Cafe 2/24/09

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Derek Trucks: Blues With Family Roots

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Host David Dye chats with Trucks and special guest Susan Tedeschi about his new album.

Derek Trucks in Studio on World Cafe 1/23/2009

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Gerald Wiggins On Piano Jazz

The late pianist plied his trade for many years in Southern California clubs and movie studios.

Gerald Wiggins On Piano Jazz

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