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Palehound, Live In Concert

Ellen Kempner's band marries rock muscle to bedroom folk's wiry vulnerability. Watch a full set.

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Son Little, Live In Concert

The Philadelphia singer-guitarist's trio showed up at a New York club gig in a blues-rock mood.

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Festivo Gaby Moreno In Concert

Moreno never loses sight of the emotion in the holiday classics she performs at Austin's KUT.

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NPR Music Presents: T-Pain In Concert

Live at NPR's D.C. headquarters, the inimitable Floridian performed classics and brand new songs.

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Beirut, Live In Concert

Watch Zach Condon's band debut songs from the new No No No, for NPR Music's First Listen Live

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The Arcs, Live In Concert

Watch a full concert by the new eight-piece band, led by The Black Keys' Dan Auerbach.

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Newport Folk Festival

Madisen Ward And The Mama Bear, Live In Concert: Newport Folk 2015

The mother-and-son duo radiated easy familiarity and sincerity during this charming afternoon set.

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Brandi Carlile, Live In Concert: Newport Folk 2015

Hear the folk-rock powerhouse perform candid, emotional songs from The Firewatcher's Daughter.

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Luluc, Live In Concert: Newport Folk 2015

An Australian duo spending time in Brooklyn makes quiet, intimate, yearning music.

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