Andy Palacio's Garifuna Music Lives On

KUT 90.5

Palacio, who died Jan. 19, was known for both his music and his celebrations of Belize.

Andy Palacio in Studio on KUT 5/25/07
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A Morrissey Shirt Says a Lot About a Person

KEXP

The Scotland Yard Gospel Choir plays pop music for sad sorts in a performance and interview.

The Scotland Yard Gospel Choir in Studio on KEXP 12/2/07
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Iron and Wine: Simply Sam Beam

KUT 90.5

Beam strips down the complex arrangements from his latest CD in a studio performance from KUT.

Iron & Wine in Studio on KUT 11/11/07
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The Polyjesters: Hilariously Off-the-Cuff

WKSU

The brothers Valleau play a musical style inspired by swing and '40s jazz in Folk Alley's studio.

Polyjesters in Studio on Folk Alley
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Marcus Strickland Reels Out Jazz and Funk

WBGO

Marcus Strickland brings a combination of progressive jazz, spoken word, and Afro-funk to WBGO.

Marcus Strickland in Studio on WBGO
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Vampire Weekend: Indie-Rock Gets Worldly

KEXP

Just before the hype really picked up, the "Upper West Side Soweto" band stopped by KEXP.

Vampire Weekend in Studio on KEXP 7/22/2007
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Clarinet and Keyboard: Unexpected Connections

American Public Media

Pianist Jon Nakamatsu and clarinetist Jon Manasse play a set of new rags in the NPR studios.

Carl Maria von Weber and John Novacek
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Sharon Jones: A Timeless Throwback

WFUV On-Air: Music Discovery Starts Here

Hear the "queen of funk" and her back-up band in an interview and performance from WFUV.

Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings in Studio on Words & Music from Studio-A
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Making Standards New, with Glockenspiel

KPLU

Hear a performance by Sara Gazarek, who combines improvisation with a singer-songwriter's mentality.

Sara Gazarek in Studio on KPLU
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Beirut Mixes Exhaustion and Inspiration

KEXP

Hear the band, which blends Western and Eastern European styles, in an in-studio performance.

Beirut in Studio on KEXP 10/03/07
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