Field Recordings archive
Watch Brandee Younger: Taxidermy, Two-Headed Skeletons And Jazz Harp WBGO
June 6, 2013 – The improvising harpist generates a Caribbean bounce in a store full of natural-history oddities. WBGO
Watch Wild Nothing: Nuanced Pop At 8,500 Feet KCRW
Watch Gregory Porter: A Lion In The Subway WBGO
Watch Cayucas: Sunlight In Song Form KCRW
Watch The Ebene Quartet Powers Through Mendelssohn
January 25, 2013 – Watch one of today's top string quartets delve deep at a Brooklyn bookstore.
Watch Mount Eerie Plays 'An Absurd Concert To Nobody'
January 3, 2013 – Phil Elverum untangles a quietly complex acoustic version of "Ocean Roar" in an empty theatre.
Watch The Civil Wars: A Song Of Loyalty, Before It's Tested KEXP
November 8, 2012 – The warm folk-pop duo, now on hiatus due to "internal discord," performs "Kingdom Come" in a field. KEXP
Watch Allen Stone: A Rollicking Moment, Performed On The Wind KEXP
November 1, 2012 – The 25-year-old belter performs his rollicking single "Sleep" with just a guitarist for backup. KEXP
Watch Carla Morrison: Out Of The Past, Into The City
October 18, 2012 – The Mexican singer gives a special performance at The High Line, an elevated park in New York City.
Watch Micachu & The Shapes: Weeds In The Forest
September 19, 2012 – The Londoners complement the majesty of their surroundings with plainspoken charm and ragged beauty.
Watch Cloud Cult: A Moment Of Serenity KEXP
Watch We Are Augustines: Somewhere Over The Mountain KEXP
Watch The Avett Brothers: Hot Tea And Honey WXPN
Watch Now, Now At Graffiti Park
August 8, 2012 – The trio rocks a version of "But I Do" against the graffiti murals of Austin's Baylor Street.