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Calle 13 In Concert

The Puerto Rican rap duo doesn't disappoint in this explosive live set from Celebrate Brooklyn.

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Sugar Tongue Slim brought a live band along with samples by Gotye and Kavinsky to his set at The Parish in Austin, Texas. Katie Hayes Luke for NPR hide caption

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Live in Concert

Sugar Tongue Slim, Live In Concert: SXSW 2012

The versatile, playful rapper mixed samples with a live-band bounce that quickly won over the crowd.

Public Enemy performs at the Convention Hall in Asbury Park, N.J., on Sunday night.

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All Tomorrow's Parties

Public Enemy In Concert: ATP Festival 2011

Public Enemy put on a killer set, centered on songs from its classic album Fear of a Black Planet.

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Sasquatch Music Festival

Sasquatch 2011: Das Racist, Live In Concert

The group plays songs packed with pop culture references that get funnier the more you dissect them.

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Sasquatch Music Festival

Sasquatch 2011: Aloe Blacc, Live In Concert

Aloe Blacc's Good Things synthesizes the sounds of vintage soul with a contemporary vision.

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Sasquatch Music Festival

Sasquatch 2011: k-os, Live In Concert

The genre-hating musician dabbles in hip-hop, reggae, electronic music, indie rock, soul and more.

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