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Favorite Sessions

Rodrigo Amarante, 'ManĂ¡' (Live)

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The Brazilian singer performs an upbeat song on a stage made of branches at Pickathon in Oregon.

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World Cafe

Lettuce On World Cafe

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Hear songs from the Brooklyn band, which incorporates hip-hop into its energetic funk sound.

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World Cafe

Watch: Dr. Dog, Live At World Cafe

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Watch the Philadelphia rock band perform in a live webcast at 4:15 p.m. ET on Thursday, Jan. 21.

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Favorite Sessions

DIIV, 'Yr Not Far/Dopamine' (Live)

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The Brooklyn guitar band segues from "Yr Not Far" into "Dopamine," a frank song about addiction.

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Favorite Sessions

JR JR, 'Gone' (Live)

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Watch the band once known as Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. whistle through "Gone" at L.A.'s Sonos Studio.

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Favorite Sessions

Beirut, 'No No No' (Live)

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Watch Zach Condon and company perform the title song from one of KCRW's favorite albums of 2015.

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