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Lalo Schifrin.

Listen Lalo Schifrin On Piano Jazz

July 19, 2013 – The composer behind the Mission: Impossible theme plays a set spanning Stravinsky and Gillespie.


David Rawlings and Gillian Welch perform on Mountain Stage.

Listen Gillian Welch And David Rawlings On Mountain Stage

July 19, 2013 – Hear some of the folk duo's early work together, recorded shortly before 1996's classic Revival.



Read In 20 Years: The Music You'll Be Nostalgic For

July 19, 2013 – Your picks for the songs and albums that, 20 years from now, will make us nostalgic for the 2010s.

Cartoon by Pablo Helguera.

Read Music For His Adoring Fins

July 19, 2013 – Fridays are funnier with a classical cartoon at noon, from Deceptive Cadence.

Radiation City perform live at opbmusic.

Watch Radiation City, 'Foreign Bodies' (Live) opbmusic

July 19, 2013 – Watch the growing Portland band perform "Foreign Bodies" at opbmusic's studios. opbmusic

Tupac Shakur on the set of Poetic Justice.

Watch 20 Years Ago, Tupac Broke Through

July 19, 2013 – In January of 1993, Shakur was 21 years old and about to drop his contradictory second album.


Do Amor perform for World Cafe.

Read Do Amor: A Rock Band In Rio WXPN

July 18, 2013 – Listen to Do Amor's special performance for World Cafe, recorded live in Rio de Janeiro. WXPN


Os Mutantes, reunited since 2006, is one of the most influential acts in the Tropicália movement.

Read Latin Roots: A Brief History Of Tropicália WXPN

July 18, 2013 – Listen as Alt.Latino co-host Jasmine Garsd explores the Brazilian political and artistic movement. WXPN


Os Mutantes.

Read Os Mutantes On World Cafe WXPN

July 18, 2013 – Hear two songs from the legendary Brazilian psychedelic rock band in a session recorded in 2009. WXPN


Marti Jones and Don Dixon perform on Mountain Stage.

Listen Don Dixon And Marti Jones On Mountain Stage

July 18, 2013 – The husband-and-wife duo performs classic songs, including Otis Redding's "These Arms of Mine."


Not every mix gets the loving attention we feel it deserves.

Read Does Ignoring A Friend's Mix Make You A Bad Person?

July 18, 2013 – All Songs Considered's Robin Hilton disagrees with last week's advice about mix-related obligations.

Ain't mad at that Newport sunset.

NPR Music Presents The 2013 Newport Folk Festival

July 18, 2013 – Relive the 2013 festival, with sets by Phosphorescent, Shovels & Rope, The Lone Bellow and more.

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