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James McMurtry: Harmony and Empathy

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The singer has a repertoire that ranges from soft ballads to tough rock songs to political anthems.

James McMurtry: Harmony and Empathy
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Drive-By Truckers: Rock Southern Style

The Drive-By Truckers play from their latest album, A Blessing and a Curse.

Drive-By Truckers: Rock Southern Style
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The Worlds of Ralph Towner

Guitarist Ralph Towner was inspired by a wide array of influences, from Bach to Brazil and jazz.

The Worlds of Ralph Towner
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World Cafe

Ben Harper: 'Both Sides' of the Story

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Harper has skillfully combined acoustic folk, blues, funk, soul and rock for more than a decade.

Ben Harper: 'Both Sides' of the Story
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Elvis Costello And Allen Toussaint: City of Hope

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Elvis Costello and Allen Toussaint have come together to write and record a warm, hopeful new album.

Elvis Costello And Allen Toussaint: City of Hope
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Stephen Stills: Solo Again

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Stephen Stills, whether solo or with CSNY, is among rock's most enduring and vital icons.

Stephen Stills: Solo Again
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Blues and Conversation with Bonnie Raitt

Bonnie Raitt performs songs from Souls Alike, her 18th album, and chats with callers.

Blues and Conversation with Bonnie Raitt
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World Cafe

Tilly and the Wall: Tapping into Hearts

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The band uses tap-dancing in place of drumming, but it's far more than the sum of its gimmicks.

Tilly and the Wall in Studio on World Cafe - 07/06/2006
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Animal Liberation Orchestra: Feel-Good Jams

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ALO's feel-good California vibe and quirky concerts have made it a rising star in jam-band circles.

Animal Liberation Orchestra in Studio on World Cafe - 07/05/2006
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