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Ellie Goulding.

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February 22, 2013 – The U.K. singer performs stripped-down versions of her global pop hits and talks about her image. WXPN

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Dee Dee Bridgewater.

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February 22, 2013 – The host of NPR's JazzSet joins Marian McPartland for a set of Duke Ellington and Gershwin tunes.

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Camper Van Beethoven.

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February 21, 2013 – The band's new album, La Costa Perdida, explores its California roots and midlife nostalgia. WXPN

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Erin McKeown.

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February 20, 2013 – McKeown's new Manifestra is a self-released, fan-funded album of personal and political folk-rock. WXPN

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Jose James performs before a live audience for KCRW.

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February 20, 2013 – Watch the stylish jazz singer perform his funky single "Trouble" during a special concert in L.A. KCRW

Sera Cahoone.

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February 19, 2013 – The singer-songwriter plays a few warmly charming songs from her latest album, Deer Creek Canyon. WXPN

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Ruban Nielson of Unknown Mortal Orchestra performs for opbmusic.

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February 19, 2013 – Watch Ruban Nielson perform "Swim and Sleep (Like a Shark)" solo on an acoustic guitar for opbmusic. opbmusic

Foxygen.

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February 18, 2013 – Hear the psychedelic pop duo play songs from its second album. WXPN

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Sidi Touré performed live at KEXP in Seattle.

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February 16, 2013 – Watch the Bamako musician and his band perform "Maïmouna," from his latest album Koïma, on KEXP. KEXP

Aaron Neville.

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February 15, 2013 – Hear Neville's silky voice in renditions of "This Magic Moment" and Charlie Chaplin's "Smile."

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Bat For Lashes.

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February 15, 2013 – Hear British multi-instrumentalist Natasha Khan play songs from her latest album, The Haunted Man. WXPN

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George Duke.

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February 15, 2013 – A pianist for Miles Davis and Frank Zappa, Duke plays "My Funny Valentine" with Marian McPartland.

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Aaron Neville.

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February 14, 2013 – Hear the R&B legend play a few songs from My True Story, his new album of doo-wop covers. WXPN

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Ben Gibbard performs live on KCRW.

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February 13, 2013 – Watch the Death Cab for Cutie and Postal Service singer perform "Teardrop Windows" live on KCRW. KCRW

Jack Tatum performs on WFUV as Wild Nothing.

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February 12, 2013 – Watch Jack Tatum and his band perform the dreamy title track to his popular Nocturne album. WFUV

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