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Marissa Mulder.

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

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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.

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

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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.

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

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 "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.

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Bela Fleck.

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

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Petula Clark.

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

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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.

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

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Ace Reporter.

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

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The Avett Brothers.

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

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Cécile McLorin Salvant.

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

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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."

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Barbara Carroll.

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

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