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Marissa Mulder.

Listen Marissa Mulder On Piano Jazz

June 6, 2013 – Mulder describes bringing new life to old standards and performs a set of the songs she holds dear.


Patty Griffin performs a live studio session at WFUV in New York City.

Watch Patty Griffin Sings A Song For Her Father WFUV

June 5, 2013 – Watch the veteran singer-songwriter perform "Don't Let Me Die in Florida" live at WFUV in New York. WFUV

Madeleine Peyroux.

Read Madeleine Peyroux On World Cafe WXPN

June 4, 2013 – Guest host Michaela Majoun talks to the jazz and blues singer about her new album, The Blue Room. WXPN


Bonobo's Simon Green during a KEXP studio session.

Watch Bonobo: A Smoldering Take On 'First Fires' KEXP

June 1, 2013 – Watch English singer Szjerdene inject new life into the downtempo producer's sexy single. KEXP

Linda Oh.

Listen Linda Oh On Piano Jazz

May 31, 2013 – With the bass, "you have a lot more power than you may think," Oh says in a session with Jon Weber.


 "I think that's maybe my best strength as a musician: the ability to accompany and to breathe with whoever's taking the lead," Thomas Lauderdale says.

Listen Pink Martini's Thomas Lauderdale On 'Song Travels'

May 31, 2013 – NPR's Ari Shapiro and others join the Pink Martini co-founder in a journey through popular song.


Bela Fleck.

Listen Bela Fleck On Piano Jazz

May 31, 2013 – Fleck joins host Marian McPartland for renditions of "In Walked Bud" and "All the Things You Are."


Petula Clark.

Read Petula Clark On World Cafe WXPN

May 30, 2013 – The actress, singer and entertainer performs four songs from throughout her long career. WXPN


Daniel Zott (left) and Joshua Epstein of Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. perform live on KCRW.

Watch KCRW Presents: Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. KCRW

May 29, 2013 – Watch the dance-happy Detroit pop duo perform the new song "War Zone" on Morning Becomes Eclectic. KCRW

Ivan and Alyosha.

Read Ivan And Alyosha On World Cafe WXPN

May 28, 2013 – The Seattle band plays songs from its hooky and heartfelt full-length debut, All the Times We Had. WXPN


Ace Reporter.

Read Next: Ace Reporter WXPN

May 27, 2013 – The multi-instrumentalist wrote a song every day for a year to create his new album, Yearling. WXPN


The Avett Brothers.

Read The Avett Brothers On World Cafe WXPN

May 27, 2013 – Hear the dynamic, thought-provoking folk-rock band play songs from its latest album, The Carpenter. WXPN


Cécile McLorin Salvant.

Listen Cécile McLorin Salvant On Piano Jazz

May 24, 2013 – Salvant discusses her journey to discover jazz, and Jon Weber accompanies her in "I Can't Dance."


Liza Minnelli says that songs "punctuate your emotions throughout your life."

Listen Liza Minnelli On 'Song Travels'

May 24, 2013 – The Broadway star and actress says that songs "punctuate your emotions throughout your life."


Barbara Carroll.

Listen Barbara Carroll On Piano Jazz

May 24, 2013 – Thirty years after her first appearance, pianist and singer Barbara Carroll returns to Piano Jazz.

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