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Music Articles

Buffy Sainte-Marie: Native American Folk Legend

The Cree Indian singer-songwriter performs her classic song "Universal Soldier" in an interview.

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Favorite Sessions

Pela: Brand-New Songs, Unplugged

KEXP

Setting aside its high-voltage stage antics, Pela treated KEXP to acoustic versions of new material.

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Allen Toussaint, Elvis Costello On Piano Jazz

Guest host Costello sits in, as the New Orleans legend leads him through "Southern Nights" and more.

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Stefon Harris Blackout: E Pluribus Urban

WBGO

Harris and his band of jazz and hip-hop sophisticates bring some swagger to modern jazz.

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World Cafe

Cotton Jones: Charming Sadness

XPN

Mike Nau and Whitney McGraw play soulful, melancholy songs in a session from WXPN.

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Black Joe Lewis: Gritty Soul, Blazing Horns

XPN

The Texas soul singer and his band The Honeybears showcase their rowdy retro-rock music at WXPN.

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