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Tiny Desk

The Front Bottoms

The community that's formed around The Front Bottoms speaks to the band's passion and compassion.

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Tiny Desk

Jim Guthrie

Guthrie and his band drove 18 hours round-trip from Ontario to perform three songs for NPR Music.

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Favorite Sessions

Savages, 'She Will' (Live)


Watch the British post-punk band tear through the vicious "She Will," live in the studios at KCRW.

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Favorite Sessions

Yo La Tengo, 'Cornelia And Jane' (Live)

Watch Ira Kaplan, Georgia Hubley and James McNew perform a beautiful song from their album Fade.

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Newport Folk Festival

Colin Meloy, Live In Concert

Watch members of The Decemberists and Laura Veirs join Meloy on a version of "Yankee Bayonet."

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