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Mount Moriah.

Read Mount Moriah On World Cafe WXPN

May 22, 2013 – The North Carolina band performs powerful, country-tinged songs from its new album, Miracle Temple. WXPN

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Ira Kaplan of Yo La Tengo performs live on KCRW.

Watch KCRW Presents: Yo La Tengo KCRW

May 22, 2013 – Watch Ira Kaplan, Georgia Hubley and James McNew perform "Two Trains" from their new album, Fade. KCRW

The National performs live at The Cutting Room studios in New York City.

Watch The National: Falling For 'Graceless' WFUV

May 21, 2013 – Watch the band perform "Graceless," from Trouble Will Find Me, at Manhattan's Cutting Room Studios. WFUV

Savages lead singer Jehnny Beth.

Watch Savages: Elegant Brutality, Rendered Anything But Silent KEXP

May 16, 2013 – Watch the British post-punk band make its American radio debut, as it plays four songs on KEXP. KEXP

Bonnie Prince Billy and Dawn McCarthy.

Read Bonnie 'Prince' Billy & Dawn McCarthy On World Cafe WXPN

May 14, 2013 – The singers perform classic Everly Brothers tunes from their new album, What the Brothers Sang. WXPN

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Hanni El Khatib performs live on KCRW.

Watch KCRW Presents: Hanni El Khatib KCRW

May 8, 2013 – Watch the soulful L.A. guitarist perform his doo-wop-inspired single "Penny," live on KCRW. KCRW

Mark Arm of Mudhoney really hates Chardonnay.

Watch Mudhoney Really Hates 'Chardonnay' KEXP

May 7, 2013 – One of the most revered bands in the rock underground takes on the world's most popular white wine. KEXP

Low.

Read Low On World Cafe WXPN

May 2, 2013 – Hear the slow-moving Minnesota band perform four songs from its new album, The Invisible Way. WXPN

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Matt Pond.

Read Matt Pond On World Cafe WXPN

April 30, 2013 – After relocating and reevaluating, Pond lent his likable voice to more heartfelt, sturdy songs. WXPN

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Gary Clark performs live for KUT in Austin.

Watch Gary Clark Jr.: How To Remember Your Roots KUT

April 30, 2013 – Watch the great Austin guitarist perform an acoustic medley of "Blak and Blu" and "Bright Lights." KUT

Phosphorescent's Matthew Houck performs "Song for Zula" at WFUV in New York City.

Watch Phosphorescent: An Understated, Epic 'Song For Zula' WFUV

April 27, 2013 – Matthew Houck and his band visit WFUV to perform one of the best songs Houck has ever written. WFUV

Sons of Fathers.

Read Sons Of Fathers: Texas Rockers, Inspired By Their Dads WXPN

April 25, 2013 – The raucous, rootsy folk-rock duo performs songs from its most recent album, Burning Days. WXPN

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Dead Can Dance's Brendan Perry.

Watch KCRW Presents: Dead Can Dance KCRW

April 24, 2013 – Watch the veteran Australian duo bring its ancient ambiance to Santa Monica's Moroccan Ballroom. KCRW

Low's Mimi Parker and Alan Sparhawk perform at the Fitzgerald Theater in St. Paul, Minn.

Watch Low: Every Note In Its Right Place KCMP

April 16, 2013 – Watch the Minnesota band perform two songs from its new album with members of Trampled by Turtles. KCMP

Thurston Moore performs with his band Chelsea Light Moving, live on KEXP.

Watch Chelsea Light Moving: A New Song, Inspired By Chocolate KEXP

April 9, 2013 – Watch Thurston Moore and his band perform a new song, written during soundcheck in KEXP's studios. KEXP

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