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Norwegian artist Ane Brun

Watch Ane Brun and Jose Gonzalez's Undersea Funeral

February 24, 2012 – The artist's "Worship" video is a mysterious piece of a bigger story of death, grief and whales.

José González.

Read 'World Cafe: Next' Looks Back WXPN

October 31, 2011 – Hear past sessions with World Cafe: Next alumni who hit it big, like Beach House and Jose Gonzalez. WXPN

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Junip

Listen Fall Round-Up: A Season Of Collaborations

September 30, 2010 – A look at new CDs from John Legend and The Roots, Jose Gonzalez and Elton John with Leon Russell.

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Junip

Read First Listen: Junip, 'Fields'

September 1, 2010 – Hear Swedish singer José González's new project in its entirety until its release on Sept. 14.

Listen Jose Gonzalez On Mountain Stage

January 26, 2009 – With gentle guitar backing, the Swedish artist sings originals and signature covers of pop songs.

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Read Jose Gonzalez: Unlikely Art KUT

February 13, 2008 – The soft-spoken artist finds a quiet place to perform two songs in the Blanton Museum. KUT

Read The Best CDs of 2007, from WFUV WFUV

December 5, 2007 – Here's a look at 10 CDs from the past year that are virtually guaranteed to impress your friends. WFUV

Listen Jose Gonzalez: Acoustic Pop Gets Worldly WXPN

October 30, 2007 – Born in Sweden to Argentinean parents, Gonzalez is on his way to U.S. stardom. Hear a performance. WXPN

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Listen Jose Gonzalez in Concert

October 2, 2007 – Hear the folk-pop singer-songwriter, recorded live in concert from Washington, D.C.

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Listen Jose Gonzalez: 'Killing for Love,' but Killing Softly

September 25, 2007 – "Killing for Love" finds buzzy finger-picking and thwacking congas forming a hypnotic, driven pulse.

Listen Jens Lekman, Nick Lowe, Jose Gonzalez

September 12, 2007 – Swedish art-pop singer Jens Lekman; distinguished country crooner Nick Lowe; Broken Social Scene...

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Listen Putting His Hand on the Heart of Music

August 9, 2006 – Jose Gonzalez's quiet style reflects his South American and European background.

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Read Jose Gonzalez In Concert

July 1, 2006 – Hear three full concerts by Jose Gonzalez, Juana Molina and the electronic duo Psapp.

Listen Jose Gonzalez: Softly Making Noise WXPN

June 27, 2006 – Gonzalez sings quiet songs accompanied by his beautiful nylon-stringed guitar-playing. WXPN

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Listen Hushed Pop That Spans Continents

May 11, 2006 – Jose Gonzalez's sparse bossa-folk resonates on an intensely personal level.

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