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Gary Clark Jr.: How To Remember Your Roots

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Once you start sharing stages with Eric Clapton and Mick Jagger, you're no longer beholden to a zip code as a "local artist." But Clark still stops by his old public radio station every so often.

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KCRW Presents: Dead Can Dance

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The duo of Lisa Gerrard and Brendan Perry made some of the creepiest beautiful music of the 1980s. Almost 30 years and two reunions later, the two are still at it. Watch Dead Can Dance live on KCRW.

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KCRW Presents: Phoenix

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The French pop band has finally released a follow-up to its 2009 smash Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix. Watch the group perform "Entertainment" on KCRW's Morning Becomes Eclectic.

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Josh Ritter: Coming Out Of The Dark Clouds

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The singer-songwriter and his Royal City Band performed a sold-out show at Portland's iconic Crystal Ballroom. During soundcheck, Ritter let in cameras from opbmusic for a rendition of "Hopeful."

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KCRW Presents: Rhye

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The members of Rhye wouldn't allow KCRW to record their faces during the duo's visit to KCRW's Morning Becomes Eclectic. But when you're dealing with a song like "Open," visuals hardly matter.

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Low: Every Note In Its Right Place

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Low's Alan Sparhawk, Mimi Parker and Steve Garrington recently put on a special show for their fellow Minnesotans at St. Paul's Fitzgerald Theater. Watch them perform "Plastic Cup" and "So Blue."

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Nora Jane Struthers And The Party Line: Hootenanny, Anyone?

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Fans of Dixie Chicks, Alison Krauss and Dolly Parton, take notice: Nora Jane Struthers embodies everything you could want in an Americana singer-songwriter. Watch her perform "Party Line."

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Jamie Lidell, 'Don't You Love Me' (Live)

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Few can put on a one-man show like Jamie Lidell. Here, he visits the Morning Becomes Eclectic studio at KCRW to perform songs from his self-titled album, including the funky "Don't You Love Me."

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Tokyo String Quartet Bids Boston A Bittersweet Farewell

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After 43 seasons, the revered ensemble, born in Japan, calls it quits. Here, the players serenade Boston at WGBH, with a concert of music by Haydn, Bartok and Ravel.