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MC Ride of Death Grips.

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October 19, 2012 – Performing mostly in a fitting haze of red, the group creates a visceral experience on stage. Soundcheck

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Buke & Gase.

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October 19, 2012 – The duo brings an arsenal of abrasive sounds and hammering beats to (Le) Poisson Rouge in New York. Soundcheck

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Guy Clark.

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October 18, 2012 – This 2003 performance features songs from the venerable singer-songwriter's album The Dark.

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The Chihiro Yamanaka trio is Yoshi Waki, bass; Ferenc Nemeth, drums; Yamanaka, piano.

Watch Chihiro Yamanaka Trio: Live In Concert WBGO

October 18, 2012 – The pianist's imaginative virtuosity is beginning to translate to stateside jazz success. WBGO

Josh Ritter.

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October 17, 2012 – Hear some of the singer, songwriter and author's early work in this live concert from 2003.

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Flying Lotus

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October 17, 2012 – The experimental producer creates a club scene with a concert that feels like a fine-tuned DJ set. Soundcheck

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Rosanne Cash

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October 16, 2012 – The roots-country singer-songwriter has released 12 albums and recorded 11 chart-topping singles.

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Joan Baez.

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October 15, 2012 – The singer-songwriter has been making music for more than 50 years. Hear a concert recorded in 2003.

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Calexico performs at World Cafe Live at the Queen in Wilmington, Del.

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October 12, 2012 – The Arizona band celebrates the release of its new album, Algiers, with a stop at World Cafe. WXPN

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Tori Amos live from (Le) Poisson Rouge.

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October 10, 2012 – Amos re-imagines her gorgeous and groundbreaking catalog in this exclusive live concert broadcast.

Conductor Gustavo Dudamel leads his forces through a vibrant opening-weekend performance of Stravinsky, Stucky and Ravel on Sept. 30, 2012.

Listen Gustavo Dudamel Conducts 'The Rite Of Spring' In Concert KUSC

October 1, 2012 – Hear Stravinsky's iconic Rite Of Spring and a world premiere conducted by Gustavo Dudamel. KUSC

Efterklang performs with Wordless Music Orchestra at the Grace Rainey Rogers Auditorium at The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Listen Efterklang With Wordless Music Orchestra, Live In Concert Q2

September 28, 2012 – The Danish art-rock trio and Wordless Music Orchestra premiere a stunning performance of Piramida. Q2

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Virginia Mayhew and bassist Harvie S perform at the Mary Lou Williams Festival.

Listen Catherine Russell, Virginia Mayhew On JazzSet WBGO

September 27, 2012 – Russell and Mayhew present the music of Mary Lou Williams at the festival that bears her name. WBGO

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Grizzly Bear, performing live at the 9:30 Club, in Washington, D.C.

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September 20, 2012 – Hear the Brooklyn psych-pop band perform a full set live from the 9:30 Club in Washington, D.C.

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