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Phosphorescent performs at the 2013 Newport Folk Festival.

Watch Phosphorescent, Live In Concert

July 27, 2013 – Watch Phosphorescent play the cosmic country song "Ride On/Right On" at the Newport Folk Festival.

Time For Three performs a Tiny Desk Concert.

Watch Time For Three: Tiny Desk Concert

July 27, 2013 – Hear the "classically trained garage band" perform with staggering technique and contagious energy.


Dessa at the Fitzgerald Theater in Minnesota.

Watch Dessa, 'The Man I Knew' (Live) KCMP

July 25, 2013 – Watch the fiercely intelligent MC showcase her singing at the Twin Cities' famous theater. KCMP

Junip performs live on KCRW's Morning Becomes Eclectic.

Watch Junip, 'Your Life, Your Call' (Live) KCRW

July 23, 2013 – Watch José González's rock band perform "Your Life, Your Call," from the trio's self-titled album. KCRW

Guards performs a Tiny Desk Concert in June 2013.

Watch Guards: Tiny Desk Concert

July 22, 2013 – Hear three sturdy pop songs from In Guards We Trust, performed live at the NPR Music offices.


Cheyenne Mize performs a Tiny Desk Concert on May 16, 2013.

Watch Cheyenne Mize: Tiny Desk Concert

July 20, 2013 – The singer, instrumentalist and music therapist plays slinky, forceful songs at NPR Music.


Radiation City perform live at opbmusic.

Watch Radiation City, 'Foreign Bodies' (Live) opbmusic

July 19, 2013 – Watch the growing Portland band perform "Foreign Bodies" at opbmusic's studios. opbmusic

Queens of the Stone Age, live at Apogee's Berkeley Street Studio in Santa Monica, Calif.

Watch KCRW Presents: Queens Of The Stone Age KCRW

July 17, 2013 – Watch Josh Homme and company perform "Keep Your Eyes Peeled" at KCRW's Apogee Sessions. KCRW

Jucifer performs at the Black Cat.

Watch Jucifer: NPR Front Row

July 17, 2013 – Watch the sludge-metal duo level a D.C. club with two songs from its new, Stalingrad-themed album.

Alice Russell performs a Tiny Desk Concert on April 9, 2013.

Watch Alice Russell: Tiny Desk Concert

July 15, 2013 – When the British singer performs, her emotionally fiery music just gets hotter and grittier.


Frank Turner performs at a Tiny Desk Concert in June.

Watch Frank Turner: Tiny Desk Concert

July 13, 2013 – Two men with unplugged instruments convey the bawdy rowdiness of a full band.


Emily Wells performs live on KCRW's Morning Becomes Eclectic.

Watch KCRW Presents: Emily Wells KCRW

July 11, 2013 – Watch Wells build a virtual backing band out of loops during "Mama's Gonna Give You Love" on KCRW. KCRW

Charles Bradley and his band perform live at KUTX in Austin.

Watch Charles Bradley: The Screaming Eagle Lands In Austin KUTX

July 9, 2013 – Watch a charismatic soul singer tear the roof off of KUTX's Studio 1A with "Confusion." KUTX

Skinny Lister performs a Tiny Desk Concert.

Watch Skinny Lister: Tiny Desk Concert

July 8, 2013 – The rowdy English folk-punk band brings its barely controlled mayhem to the NPR Music offices.


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