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Ty Segall (middle) and his band perform "Sleeper" at the 2013 Pickathon for KEXP.

Watch Ty Segall, 'Sleeper' (Live) KEXP

September 2, 2013 – Watch the Bay Area garage rocker go acoustic in the backwoods near Oregon's Pickathon festival. KEXP

Steve Gunn performs at a Tiny Desk Concert on July 1, 2013.

Watch Steve Gunn: Tiny Desk Concert

August 31, 2013 – Watch Gunn's trio perform a set of hypnotic long-form jams that are perfect for taking it easy.


Daughn Gibson performs live on KCRW's Morning Becomes Eclectic.

Watch Daughn Gibson, 'You Don't Fade' (Live) KCRW

August 29, 2013 – Watch the former punk and truck driver perform "You Don't Fade" live for Morning Becomes Eclectic. KCRW

The Buika performs a Tiny Desk Concert in June 2013.

Watch Buika: Tiny Desk Concert

August 26, 2013 – Concha Buika's voice comes from Africa and the past. Watch her perform in the NPR Music offices.


Sebadoh hangs out in the KEXP parking lot before the band's studio session.

Watch Sebadoh, 'Keep The Boy Alive' (Live) KEXP

August 26, 2013 – Back after a 14-year hiatus, the band performs "Keep the Boy Alive" from this summer's Secret EP. KEXP

Matt Berninger of The National.

Watch The National, 'I Should Live In Salt' (Live) KCRW

August 22, 2013 – With its drummer out due to injury, the brooding Brooklyn band performs a pared-down set at KCRW. KCRW

Violinist Daniel Hope takes his music of the spheres concept to the Center for Earth and Space at the American Museum of Natural History.

Watch Daniel Hope's Earth And Sky Expedition Q2

August 21, 2013 – Watch the celebrated violinist play music of the spheres amid twinkling lights. Q2

The Front Bottoms performs at a Tiny Desk Concert in July 2013.

Watch The Front Bottoms: Tiny Desk Concert

August 19, 2013 – The community that's formed around The Front Bottoms speaks to the band's passion and compassion.


New Sub Pop signee clipping. performs at the label's 25th-anniversary festival.

Watch clipping., 'Killer' (Live At Sub Pop's Silver Jubilee) KEXP

August 19, 2013 – In "Killer," the experimental hip-hop trio cuts quick-slung lines across swaths of digital noise. KEXP

Mother Falcon performs a Tiny Desk Concert in July 2013.

Watch Mother Falcon: Tiny Desk Concert

August 17, 2013 – The 17-member chamber-rock collective uses its size in the service of great, snappy, stirring songs.


Valerie June performs live at The Current's studios in St. Paul, Minn.

Watch Valerie June, 'You Can't Be Told' (Live) KCMP

August 15, 2013 – Watch the Memphis native blur lines between blues and folk during a studio session at The Current. KCMP

Lorde performs "Royals" on KCRW's Morning Becomes Eclectic.

Watch Lorde, 'Royals' (Live) KCRW

August 13, 2013 – Watch the 16-year-old New Zealand pop star perform "Royals" for Morning Becomes Eclectic. KCRW

Alpine performs at a Tiny Desk Concert in June 2013.

Watch Alpine: Tiny Desk Concert

August 12, 2013 – The Australian sextet crafts busily impeccable, harmony-intensive pop music with a danceable sway.


Musician Jim Guthrie performs a Tiny Desk Concert at the NPR headquarters in Washington, D.C. on Friday, May 31, 2013.

Watch Jim Guthrie: Tiny Desk Concert

August 10, 2013 – Guthrie and his band drove 18 hours round-trip from Ontario to perform three songs for NPR Music.


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

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