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Other Lives: Strange And Epic Beauty

opbmusic.org

The minimalist patterns of Philip Glass and Ennio Morricone's enigmatic Spaghetti Western moods infuse this Oklahoma band's inventive compositions.

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The Gourds: A Down-Home Homecoming

KUT 90.5

Since 1994, the band has staked its claim to authentic country twang with a rock 'n roll swagger.

The Gourds in Studio at KUT

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Ollabelle: Making Sense Of Chaos

WFUV On-Air: Music Discovery Starts Here

Despite its members' disparities in background, musical style and geographic location, Ollabelle makes music that's both intense and intensely satisfying.

Ollabelle Live in Studio at WFUV

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The Poetry And Power Of Pianist Alessio Bax

American Public Media

From delicate Bach to thundering Rachmaninoff, hear the young pianist perform in the APM studio.

The Poetry And Power Of Pianist Alessio Bax

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John Doe.

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John Doe: Where Punk Meets Country

WFUV On-Air: Music Discovery Starts Here

A member of the L.A. band X, Doe's notion of punk has always referenced a bedrock of roots and country. With healthy doses of humor, grit and social conscience, he performs new songs in WFUV's Studio A.

John Doe in Studio at WFUV

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Milagres.

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Milagres: A Swirling Wall Of Sound

KEXP

The Brooklyn band plays a stunning set for KEXP, live from Cutting Room Studios in New York.

Milagres on KEXP

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KCRW Presents: My Morning Jacket

KCRW

Watch an intimate live performance of the band's new album, Circuital, on KCRW's Morning Becomes Eclectic with Jason Bentley.

Ryan Adams, in WFUV's Studio A in New York.

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Ryan Adams: Relentless Reinvention

WFUV On-Air: Music Discovery Starts Here

From crooning to raging metal to country, Adams can successfully crib just about any style of popular music he chooses. But on the recent Ashes & Fire, and in this session from WFUV, his soulful side shines through.

Ryan Adams in Studio at WFUV

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