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Annuals: A Little Country, A Little Calypso

KUT 90.5

Hear the North Carolina indie-rock sextet perform live in the studios of KUT in Austin, Texas.

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The Feelies On World Cafe

XPN

A beloved indie-rock band of the 1970s and '80s, The Feelies' members still exert an influence.

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Regina Carter: Translating African Folk To The Jazz Violin

Carter stops by NPR to perform songs from Reverse Thread, her new collection of African songs.

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Christian Sands On Piano Jazz

Sands presents a fresh look at the language of jazz with guest host Christian McBride.

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Ben Sollee And Daniel Martin Moore: Folk Out Of Appalachia

WFUV On-Air: Music Discovery Starts Here

The subject matter may be heavy, but the duo brought a lightheartedness to this session at WFUV.

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Peter Buffett On World Cafe

A longtime instrumental New Age musician, Buffett sings in this session from WXPN.

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