Conor Oberst, Matt Baum and Landon Hedges of Desaparecidos during the band's record release show at Shea Stadium in Brooklyn, NYC. Mito Habe-Evans/NPR hide caption

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Desaparecidos, Live In Concert

Watch Conor Oberst's punk band put on an exhilarating, fist-pumping show at Brooklyn's Shea Stadium.

Miguel performs songs from Wildheart at Le Poisson Rouge in NYC. Ebru Yildiz for NPR hide caption

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Watch Miguel Perform 'Wildheart' In Concert

The R&B star performed songs from his new album during a live NPR Music webcast.

Gem Club performs live at Cafe 939 at Berklee College of Music. WGBH hide caption

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Gem Club, '252' (Live) WGBH

Christopher Barnes and Ieva Berberian perform live at Berklee College of Music, their alma mater.

Katie White of The Ting Tings, during a live performance at the Paradise Rock Club in Boston, Mass. WGBH Music hide caption

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The Ting Tings, 'Do It Again' (Live) WGBH

The English electro-pop duo induces a Boston crowd to dance to an upbeat track from Super Critical.

Brittany Howard of Alabama Shakes gets into it during the band's show in Los Angeles on Monday, April 20. Dustin Downing/KCRW hide caption

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Alabama Shakes, Live In Concert KCRW-FM

Watch the band perform a First Listen Live of its new album, Sound & Color, presented by KCRW.

Shamir performed songs from his upcoming album, Ratchet, at NPR Music's SXSW showcase at Stubb's on Wednesday, March 18, 2015. /Adam Kissick for NPR hide caption

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Watch Shamir Perform 3 Songs From 'Ratchet'

Sporting a Yo Gabba Gabba shirt, Shamir clearly came to have a blast — and play songs from Ratchet.