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Jimmy Heath.

Listen Jimmy Heath On Piano Jazz

August 10, 2013 – Host Marian McPartland and bassist Rufus Reid join Heath for "You've Changed" and "Gingerbread Boy."


Shout Out Louds.

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August 9, 2013 – Having worked together for a decade, the Swedish indie-pop band goes lighter on its recent Optica. WXPN


Madeleine Peyroux.

Listen Madeleine Peyroux On 'Song Travels'

August 9, 2013 – The vocalist covers an obscure Buddy Holly song and discusses busking on the streets of Paris.


The Olms.

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August 8, 2013 – On their new collaborative album, Pete Yorn and J.D. King blend jangly folk with psychedelic vibes. WXPN


Alela Diane performs live for opbmusic.

Watch Alela Diane, 'Lost Land' (Live) opbmusic

August 8, 2013 – Watch the talented singer-songwriter perform at a historic venue with the aid of a string section. opbmusic


Read Telekinesis On World Cafe WXPN

August 7, 2013 – Hear four summery tracks from the power-pop multi-instrumentalist's latest album, Dormarion. WXPN


Sam Amidon.

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August 6, 2013 – On his new album, the folksinger weaves traditional material into his own mesmerizing compositions. WXPN


Franz Ferdinand's Alex Kapranos and Nick McCarthy during their performance on KCRW.

Watch Franz Ferdinand, 'Love Illumination' (Live) KCRW

August 6, 2013 – Scotland's dance-rock ambassadors perform "Love Illumination" on Morning Becomes Eclectic. KCRW

Boz Scaggs.

Listen Boz Scaggs On Piano Jazz

August 5, 2013 – The singer-songwriter and guitarist plays a couple of Gershwin tunes with host Marian McPartland.


KT Tunstall.

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August 5, 2013 – The singer-songwriter's latest album contains eerie predictions of a troubled personal life. WXPN


Big Country.

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August 2, 2013 – Hear the Scottish band play a handful of its passionate, anthemic songs from the past and present. WXPN


Savages drummer Fay Milton performs during the band's visit to KCRW.

Watch Savages, 'She Will' (Live) KCRW

August 1, 2013 – Watch the British post-punk band tear through the vicious "She Will," live in the studios at KCRW. KCRW


Watch Rhye On World Cafe WXPN

July 31, 2013 – Watch the duo perform by candlelight, recorded live by NPR Music at New York's Le Poisson Rouge. WXPN


La Santa Cecilia performs live in the World Cafe studios.

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July 30, 2013 – The Latin Alternative group plays songs from its debut, including a personal tune about immigration. WXPN


James McNew (left), Georgia Hubley and Ira Kaplan of Yo La Tengo perform live at opbmusic in Portland.

Watch Yo La Tengo, 'Cornelia And Jane' (Live) opbmusic

July 30, 2013 – Watch Ira Kaplan, Georgia Hubley and James McNew perform a beautiful song from their album Fade. opbmusic

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