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Watch Yeasayer: Synth-Toting Shapeshifters WFUV

September 20, 2012 – The trippy Brooklyn trio performs a synth-driven and beats-heavy "Blue Paper" at WFUV in New York. WFUV

KCRW Presents: Antibalas

Watch KCRW Presents: Antibalas KCRW

September 19, 2012 – The 11-piece Afrobeat collective brings the heat to KCRW with a live performance of "Dirty Money." KCRW

Menomena perform at OPBmusic.

Watch Menomena: Keeping Portland Weird opbmusic

September 18, 2012 – The Oregon rock band showcases meaty baritone sax, bassline spines and rhythms that turn on a dime. opbmusic

Aleksa Palladino of Exitmusic

Watch Exitmusic: A Dark, Brooding Love Song WFUV

September 15, 2012 – Watch Exitmusic perform a version of "The City" that's beautifully beguiling and darkly unsettling. WFUV

KCRW Presents: Bloc Party

Watch Bloc Party Live At KCRW KCRW

September 12, 2012 – Watch the band tear through "Octopus," a driving, punk-infused dance track from its new album, Four. KCRW

Bomba de Luz performs in The Current's studios.

Watch Bomba De Luz: High School Heroes KCMP

September 11, 2012 – At 17, Lydia Hoglund sings with the ache of an old soul in a chills-inducing "Howl At That Moon." KCMP

Rhode Island folk duo Brown Bird perform a studio session for Folk Alley.

Watch Brown Bird: Folk's Tattooed Troubadours FolkAlley

September 8, 2012 – Watch the rustic but regal Rhode Island duo perform "A Temple and a Cradle" in Greenfield, Mass. FolkAlley

Jazz singer Karrin Allyson on KPLU in Seattle.

Watch Karrin Allyson: Swinging Jazz Standards Jazz24

September 6, 2012 – Watch the jazz singer run through "I Want to Be Happy" and "What a Little Moonlight Can Do" at KPLU. Jazz24

Diamond Rings performs on set at KCRW.

Watch KCRW Presents: Diamond Rings KCRW

September 5, 2012 – Watch the up-and-coming glam-rock star perform "Runaway Love" on Morning Becomes Eclectic. KCRW

KEXP Presents: Shovels & Rope

Watch Shovels And Rope: The Spotlight Awaits KEXP

September 4, 2012 – KEXP host John Richards made a chance discovery of this duo, and has fallen in love, hard. KEXP

Hucky performs in The Current's studios.

Watch Husky: Music For The Heart And Head KCMP

September 1, 2012 – Watch a captivating performance of "History's Door," live from The Current's Twin Cities studios. KCMP

Dosh performs at The Current.

Watch Dosh: A Swirling, Hypnotic Mass Of Noise KCMP

August 30, 2012 – Watch as Martin Dosh uses knobs, buttons, a piano and drums to craft a version of "Golden Silver." KCMP

Beachwood Sparks performs live on KCRW's Morning Becomes Eclectic.

Watch KCRW Presents: Beachwood Sparks KCRW

August 29, 2012 – Watch the sweetly retro L.A. alt-country band perform "Tarnished Gold" on Morning Becomes Eclectic. KCRW

Doug Paisley gets personal at Pendarvis Farm during Pickathon Music Festival in Oregon.

Watch Doug Paisley: The Outcast's Apostle opbmusic

August 25, 2012 – Watch the folk-rock guitarist fingerpick a haunting tune during Oregon's Pickathon Music Festival. opbmusic

KCRW Presents: Alt-J

Watch KCRW Presents: Alt-J KCRW

August 23, 2012 – Watch Alt-J perform "Breezeblocks," and see why KCRW describes the group as "a band on the rise." KCRW

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