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M R Shajarian performs a Tiny Desk Concert in March 2013.

Watch Mohammad Reza Shajarian: Tiny Desk Concert

May 20, 2013 – The 73-year-old Iranian icon unleashes torrents of swooping, soaring sound that elicit goosebumps.

Savages lead singer Jehnny Beth.

Watch Savages: Elegant Brutality, Rendered Anything But Silent KEXP

May 16, 2013 – Watch the British post-punk band make its American radio debut, as it plays four songs on KEXP. KEXP

Chris Tomson (left) and Ezra Koenig of Vampire Weekend perform at Apogee's Berkeley Street Studio in Santa Monica, Calif.

Watch Vampire Weekend, Live In Concert KCRW

May 15, 2013 – Watch the New York band perform an intimate 12-song set at Apogee's Berkeley Street Studio for KCRW. KCRW

Gregory Porter.

Watch Gregory Porter: A Lion In The Subway WBGO

May 14, 2013 – Watch a world-class jazz singer perform "Be Good (Lion's Song)" on a vintage Brooklyn train car. WBGO

Buddy Miller and Jimmy Lauderdale perform a Tiny Desk Concert at NPR in Washington, D.C., on Feb. 19, 2013.

Watch Buddy Miller & Jim Lauderdale: Tiny Desk Concert

May 13, 2013 – The veteran country players mix corny humor, musical merrymaking and timeless vocal harmonies.

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Steven Bernstein performs at 92Y Tribeca with Sexmob.

Watch Sexmob: Live In Concert WBGO

May 9, 2013 – Steven Bernstein's down-for-anything quartet parties to the themes of film composer Nino Rota. WBGO

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Allison Miller.

Watch Allison Miller's Boom Tic Boom: Live In Concert WBGO

May 9, 2013 – At the end of a tour, drummer Allison Miller leads her singular quartet in a New York homecoming. WBGO

Cayucas at the Ace Hotel in Palm Spring, CA.

Watch Cayucas: Sunlight In Song Form KCRW

May 9, 2013 – Poolside on a picnic table under the blazing sun, the band performs its song "High School Lover." KCRW

Hanni El Khatib performs live on KCRW.

Watch KCRW Presents: Hanni El Khatib KCRW

May 8, 2013 – Watch the soulful L.A. guitarist perform his doo-wop-inspired single "Penny," live on KCRW. KCRW

Mark Arm of Mudhoney really hates Chardonnay.

Watch Mudhoney Really Hates 'Chardonnay' KEXP

May 7, 2013 – One of the most revered bands in the rock underground takes on the world's most popular white wine. KEXP

Ólafur Arnalds performs live at (Le) Poisson Rouge in New York City.

Watch Olafur Arnalds, Live In Concert

May 7, 2013 – Watch the Icelandic musician's magnificent work as it's re-imagined with a 28-member orchestra.

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Nicola Benedetti performs a Tiny Desk Concert in February 2013.

Watch Nicola Benedetti: Tiny Desk Concert

May 6, 2013 – Watch the violinist spin out music by John Williams and Bach in sweet, soulful tendrils of sound.

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James Blake performed live for KCRW at Apogee's Berkeley Street Studio in Santa Monica.

Watch James Blake, 'Retrograde' (Live) KCRW

May 1, 2013 – Watch the British wunderkind and his live band perform the brooding "Retrograde" for KCRW. KCRW

Composer Tristan Perich in his home and workspace.

Watch 1-Bit Composer Tristan Perich's Practice Space Q2

April 30, 2013 – A visit with the electronic composer shows bins and bins of quirky new and used gear. Q2

Gary Clark performs live for KUT in Austin.

Watch Gary Clark Jr.: How To Remember Your Roots KUT

April 30, 2013 – Watch the great Austin guitarist perform an acoustic medley of "Blak and Blu" and "Bright Lights." KUT

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