Okkervil River Already Looking Ahead

KUT 90.5

Hear an interview and performance by the hyper-literate, Austin-based indie folk-rock band.

Okkervil River in Studio on KUT 10/09/07

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Mozart with Muscle: Pacifica Quartet at WGBH

WGBH Radio

The Pacifica Quartet finds sunshine in Mozart's so-called "Dissonance" quartet in the WGBH studio.

Mozart with Muscle: Pacifica Quartet at WGBH

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In a Musical Oasis with Andrew Bird

KEXP

Bird has developed a unique sound originating in blues, folk and rock. Hear a performance.

Hear a performance recorded live at the Bumbershoot Festival

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Christian Scott: A New Jazz 'Anthem'

WBGO

Hear the young trumpeter in an interview and performance, including an exclusive new song.

Christian Scott in Studio on WBGO 10/25/07

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Gil Scott-Heron: Forefather of Rap

WFUV On-Air: Music Discovery Starts Here

Hear an interview and in-studio performance by the massively influential poet and performer.

Hear an interview and performance from WFUV

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In the Moment with The Waterboys

KEXP

Hear bandleader Mike Scott and the long-running Irish group in an interview and performance.

Hear an interview and performance from KEXP

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The Versatile Musicality of Dave Peck

KPLU

Hear the skillful jazz pianist, who's performed with Chet Baker, in an interview and performance.

Dave Peck in Studio on KPLU

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Eliza Gilkyson and a Dog Named 'Tootsie'

WKSU

Hear the Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter in an interview and performance from Folk Alley.

Eliza Gilkson in Studio on Folk Alley

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The New Pornographers: Acoustic 'Showstopper'

KEXP

Hear an acoustic performance and interview with the inventive and energetic power-pop band.

The New Pornographers: Acoustic 'Showstopper'

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