Favorite Sessions Exclusive studio sessions recorded at public radio stations across the country.

Hurray for the Riff Raff performs live at KEXP's studios in Seattle. Allyce Andrew/KEXP hide caption

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Hurray For The Riff Raff, 'Everybody Knows' (Live)

KEXP

The dark Americana band taps into the legacies of everyone from Woody Guthrie to Bikini Kill. Hear Hurray for the Riff Raff perform the somber "Everybody Knows" live from the KEXP studios in Seattle.

Dean Wareham live at KCRW's studio. Libby Pierson/KCRW hide caption

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Dean Wareham, "The Dancer Disappears" (Live)

KCRW

A veteran of Galaxie 500 and Luna, Wareham has dabbled in film along the way. Now he has a fine solo career, which recently brought him to Morning Becomes Eclectic to perform "The Dancer Disappears."

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SOHN, 'Artifice' (Live)

KEXP

One of the biggest electronic crossover artists of the year so far, Christopher Taylor (a.k.a. SOHN) visits KEXP's Seattle studio to perform his hit song, "Artifice."

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Jungle, 'Busy Earnin" (Live)

KCRW

Without any real press photos, this U.K. electro-funk band had been a bit of a mystery — at least until its members revealed themselves during a recent studio session for Morning Becomes Eclectic.

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Liars, 'Mess On A Mission' (Live)

KEXP

In both audio and visual art forms, the L.A. electro-punk band hides serious intentions behind what appears to be chaos. Watch Liars perform "Mess on a Mission" from KEXP's studio in Seattle.

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First Aid Kit, 'Stay Gold' (Live)

KCRW

The Swedish folk-pop sister act stopped by the KCRW studios just before the release of its latest album, Stay Gold. Watch First Aid Kit perform the title track for Morning Becomes Eclectic.

Young Fathers, 'Get Up' (Live)

KEXP

KEXP hosts hundreds of in-studio sessions a year, but it's rare when the station's entire staff is blown away. Watch the soulful Scottish trio Young Fathers perform "Get Up."

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Chet Faker, '1998' (Live)

KCRW

Nick Murphy, a.k.a. Chet Faker, is a self-described Twitter addict whose career took off after his cover of Blackstreet's "No Diggity." Watch him perform his hit "1998" on Morning Becomes Eclectic.

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Frankie Cosmos, 'On The Lips' (Live)

WAMU's Bandwidth

Lo-fi songwriter Greta Kline and her band stop by Bandwidth's Wilderness Bureau studio in Washington, D.C., to perform in a pile of balloons. Watch Frankie Cosmos perform "On the Lips."

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tUnE-yArDs, 'Real Thing' (Live)

KEXP

Merrill Garbus brings her five-piece band into KEXP's Seattle studio to play songs from her new album, Nikki Nack. Watch tUnE-yArDs perform "Real Thing."