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Cate Le Bon archive

Cate Le Bon performs a Tiny Desk Concert in January 2014.

Watch Cate Le Bon: Tiny Desk Concert

February 18, 2014 – The Welsh singer's set conveys loneliness and doubt with just two guitars and an inviting whisper.

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Read Bob Boilen's Favorite Lyrics Of 2013

December 24, 2013 – Great words can be the secret ingredient in great songs. Bob Boilen picks a few of 2013's best.

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Khaela Maricich (left) and Melissa Dyne of The Blow.

Read Bob Boilen's Top 20 Albums of 2013

December 16, 2013 – The All Songs Considered host shares an overstuffed list of the albums he loved this year.

Cate Le Bon's new album, Mug Museum, comes out Nov. 12.

Read First Listen: Cate Le Bon, 'Mug Museum'

November 3, 2013 – The Welsh singer's powerful third album recalls the work of Television and The Velvet Underground.

Clockwise from upper left: Beck, Cate Le Bon, Arp's Alexis Georgopoulos, Best Coast

Read New Mix: Beck, Best Coast, Joanna Gruesome, More

September 17, 2013 – Beck's third single since June is the best of the bunch. Hear it and more on this week's All Songs.

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The xx (clockwise from upper left), Cate Le Bon, Frank Ocean and Dan Deacon.

Read The xx, Dan Deacon, Frank Ocean, And More

July 17, 2012 – Hear the first new song from The xx since the group's 2009 debut, plus Dan Deacon, Amirali and more.

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Watch KCRW Presents: Cate Le Bon KCRW

April 4, 2012 – The Welsh singer's guitar and vocal talents come alive with an oddball touch in this studio session. KCRW

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In spite of its simple structure, Cate Le Bon's "Puts Me to Work" is full of details that make it charming.

Listen Cate Le Bon: Pop With Playful Embellishments

March 19, 2012 – In spite of its simple structure, "Puts Me to Work" is full of details that make it charming.

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Listen Cate Le Bon On 'World Cafe Next' WXPN

May 24, 2010 – Le Bon's original take on freak folk has thrust the Welsh singer into the spotlight. WXPN

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