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Dessa: Twin Cities Hip-Hop, Sparkling With Energy

Hear Dessa perform songs from A Badly Broken Code in this studio session with The Current.

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Charles Bradley: Hip-Jerking, Heartfelt Soul

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Hear Bradley's performance from Mellow Johnny's Bike Shop for KEXP, recorded in Austin, Texas.

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Captain Black Big Band: Full Flavor Jazz

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Pianist and bandleader Orrin Evans brought 16 members of his jazz orchestra to the WBGO studios.

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Peter Wolf Crier: A Rootsy Tradition With A Twist

Hear the duo play songs from its 2010 album Inter-Be in this studio session from The Current.

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Morcheeba: Electronica Stripped Clean

WFUV On-Air: Music Discovery Starts Here

Hear the London band's normally electronic sound stripped bare in this studio session from WFUV.

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Yuna: A Flawless Voice From Malaysia

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Hear the singer-songwriter's minimal, beautiful songs at New York's Cutting Room Studios for KEXP.

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Jeremy Messersmith: Ingenious Twin Cities Pop

Hear the Minneapolis singer-songwriter perform songs from his latest album, The Reluctant Graveyard.

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Macklemore And Ryan Lewis: The Joy Of Rap

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Hear the Seattle rapper give a gleeful and energetic performance in this studio session from KEXP.

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Vijay Iyer's Tirtha: Crossing Over To Bliss

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The jazz pianist performs with carnatic guitarist Prasanna and tabla player Nitin Mitta.

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The Low Anthem: Folk Music 3.0

WFUV On-Air: Music Discovery Starts Here

Hear the Rhode Island band's ghostly brand of Americana in this session with WFUV in New York City.

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