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Bethany And Rufus: Not Her Father's Folk Music

Jazz24

Bethany Yarrow, the daughter of folk legend Peter Yarrow (of Peter, Paul and Mary), reinvents classic songs with cellist Rufus Cappadocia. Listen to a studio session from KPLU 88.5 in Seattle.

Bethany And Rufus: Not Her Father's Folk Music

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Sara And Sean Watkins: Folk In The Family

Folk Alley

The Watkins siblings got their start in the popular bluegrass band Nickel Creek, which went on indefinite hiatus in 2007. Now, Sara is flourishing as a solo artist, while Sean is working with a number of acts. Together, they join Folk Alley's Jim Blum for a conversation and studio session.

Sara And Sean Watkins: Folk In The Family

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Manhattan Transfer: Holidays In Harmony

Jazz24

The long-running vocal jazz group brings its familiar harmonies to the studios of Jazz24 in Seattle.

The Manhattan Transfer In Studio on Jazz24

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The King's Singers: Four Decades Of Close, Sweet Harmony

American Public Media

Over a 42-year history, the King's Singers have delivered a broad range of repertoire, from barbershop songs to Renaissance madrigals, in sweet, tight harmonies. Hear a concert performance in the APM studios in St. Paul, Minn.

John Bennet: All Creatures Now

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The Black Angels: Live From The Triple Door

KEXP

The Austin psych-rock band performed a special show for KEXP members last month in Seattle. Hear the concert in its entirety.

The Black Angels: Live From The Triple Door

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The Decemberists' Colin Meloy recently stopped by the WFUV studio in New York City to play songs from the band's new album, The King Is Dead. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Colin Meloy Previews New Decemberists Songs

WFUV On-Air: Music Discovery Starts Here

Colin Meloy says his band The Decemberists reached the "zenith of excess" recording its last album. It inspired the group to employ a more stripped-down approach to recording its upcoming full-length, The King Is Dead.

Down By The Water

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Dark Dark Dark: Unspoken Emotions

WNYC Radio

Lead singer Nona Marie Invie brings a mysterious energy to the music of the folk band Dark Dark Dark. Listen to the group bring its intense sound, and a large array of instruments, to the WNYC studio.

Live At WNYC

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Junip recently returned after a long-term hiatus. But the absence hasn't cooled the band's confidence, as demonstrated by this performance at KEXP. Renata Steiner hide caption

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Junip: Revived By Sound

KEXP

Led by singer-songwriter José González, the Swedish band has returned from a long-term hiatus with an album called Fields. Junip recently stopped by the KEXP studios to show off a handful of its new songs.

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Revolver: Live From New York's Ace Hotel Lobby

KEXP

The French band, in New York City for the CMJ Music Marathon, recently performed as part of KEXP's showcase at the Ace Hotel. Hear the full set from the timeless and versatile guitar group.

Revolver Live on KEXP in the Ace Hotel Lobby

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Dylan LeBlanc: Young At Heart

WFUV On-Air: Music Discovery Starts Here

When he was younger, the Southern singer-songwriter spent more time in recording studios than in school. As this session demonstrates, all that experience paid off. Here, LeBlanc performs folk songs from his debut album, Pauper's Field.

Dylan LeBlanc In Studio at WFUV

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