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Michael Kiwanuka performs at World Cafe Live.

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June 13, 2012 – Hear a live performance of raw and authentic soul music from the up-and-coming singer-songwriter. WXPN


Feist performs at the World Cafe 20th-anniversary concert.

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May 28, 2012 – Hear live performances from Feist, John Hiatt, Dawes, The Little Willies, Rhett Miller and more. WXPN

J. Spaceman performs during Spiritualized set at The 9:30 Club on Thursday, May 10.

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May 11, 2012 – Watch the English space-rock band in performance at the 9:30 Club in Washington, D.C.


Edward Sharpe And The Magnetic Zeroes At World Cafe Live

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May 10, 2012 – Hear the 11-person psychedelic folk band perform songs from its new album, Here, live from WXPN. WXPN


The Walkmen's seventh album is titled Heaven.

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May 4, 2012 – Hear the band play material from their upcoming release Heaven at World Cafe Live in Philadelphia. WXPN


fun. perform at the 9:30 Club in Washington, D.C.

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May 3, 2012 – Hear the band behind the wildly popular song "We Are Young" in a concert recorded at the 9:30 Club.


Kishi Bashi performs at the 9:30 Club in Washington D.C. on April 3, 2012.

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May 1, 2012 – The one-man orchestra juggles violin, beatboxing and loop pedals in a concert from the 9:30 Club.


Of Montreal plays the 9:30 Club in Washington, D.C. on April 6.

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April 24, 2012 – Watch the wildly theatrical band's latest stage spectacle, recorded live at The 9:30 Club.

Levon Helm and The Band performed on Mountain Stage in 1996.

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April 20, 2012 – Listen to an entire concert from Levon Helm and The Band, recorded live in 1996 in West Virginia.


The Magnetic Fields plays NPR Music's day party at The Parish on Thursday in Austin.

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April 11, 2012 – The Magnetic Fields' hold on a live crowd is powerful enough to yield pin-drop silence.


Fiona Apple plays NPR's SXSW showcase at Stubb's on Wednesday evening in Austin.

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April 11, 2012 – Hear a three-song set from Apple's commanding return to the public stage.


Delta Spirit packed the house at Union Transfer in Philadelphia.

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March 30, 2012 – Check out the Brooklyn-via-San Diego band's new sound during a Live Fridays webcast from WXPN. WXPN


Channy Leaneagh of the Minneapolis-based band Polica, at NPR's SXSW day party in Austin, Texas.

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March 15, 2012 – Newcomers from Minneapolis mix two live drummers with a singer whose voice is heavily manipulated.


Baltimore's Lower Dens, led by singer/guitarist Jana Hunter, perform at NPR Music's SXSW day party at The Parish in Austin, Texas.

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March 15, 2012 – Live in Austin, the Baltimore band mixes warm and cool to build intensity out of difficult emotions.

Andrew Bird performs a headlining set at Stubb's during SXSW 2012.

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March 15, 2012 – Bird made his lone show at the festival count, holding the stage for one sweet, soaring hour.

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