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Glen Hansard, 'Winning Streak'

Hear the first song from the Frames and Swell Season veteran's new Didn't He Ramble, out Sept. 18.

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Kacey Musgraves Sings One For Marriage Equality

On a historic day, she couldn't pass up the chance to perform "Follow Your Arrow" at the Tiny Desk.

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First Watch: Striking Matches, 'Nothing But The Silence'

In a smoky rehearsal room, the alluring Nashville duo struggles to ignite a shared creative muse.

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First Watch: Chuck Johnson, 'Silver Teeth In The Sun'

Johnson's solo acoustic guitar can be steady and beautiful, then answer with a soul-stirring quake.

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First Watch: The Armed, 'Paradise Day'

An office worker incites a hedonistic karaoke mosh pit in a short film for the hardcore band.

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Diane Coffee, 'Everyday'

Foxygen's Shaun Fleming steps to the fore in a song (and video) with a smile-inducing spirit.

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Behind The Scenes: The Making Of Jason Isbell's '24 Frames'

Watch the first single from Isbell's new album come to life in this behind-the-scenes video.