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They Might Be Giants

Watch the band perform two of its brand-new songs, as well as "Fingertips," a classic 1992 chestnut.

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At the NPR offices, the band plays a sunny, exuberant set, suitable for dancing and bobbing along.

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Y La Bamba

Watch Luzelena Mendoza and Y La Bamba craft joyfully rich vocal harmonies in the NPR Music offices.

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Ben Sollee

The genre-bending cellist and songwriter has created a unique take on folk music.

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Julian Lage Trio

The guitarist, 23, was once called a prodigy. But he's maturing into a distinctive bandleader, too.

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Watch the newcomer from Montenegro play Spanish standards and a passionate ode to his homeland.

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The Civil Wars

Watch Joy Williams and John Paul White's swooning chemistry and stirring harmonies at NPR Music.

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Watch the electro-pop band's striking and infectious performance at the NPR Music offices.