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The Milk Carton Kids.

Watch The Milk Carton Kids: A Heartwarming Hit FolkAlley

March 23, 2013 – Watch two rising singer-songwriters perform their new single "Hope of a Lifetime" for Folk Alley. FolkAlley

Anais Mitchell & Jefferson Hamer perform the ancient ballad "Tam Lin" at the 2013 Folk Alliance International Conference in February.

Watch Anais Mitchell And Jefferson Hamer: Tackling 'Tam Lin' FolkAlley

March 19, 2013 – Watch two young folk singers perform the legendary British ballad "Tam Lin." FolkAlley

The Lone Bellow performs a Tiny Desk Concert on Feb. 20, 2013.

Watch The Lone Bellow: Tiny Desk Concert

March 4, 2013 – The fast-rising Brooklyn trio sings beautiful, heartfelt, impeccably harmonized folk-pop songs.

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The Lone Bellow performs at Rockwood Music Hall.

Watch The Lone Bellow: A Perfect Song For Singing Along WFUV

January 22, 2013 – Watch the Brooklyn roots-rock group play "The One You Should've Let Go" live at Rockwood Music Hall. WFUV

Black Prairie performs a Tiny Desk Concert on Nov. 9, 2012.

Watch Black Prairie: Tiny Desk Concert

January 14, 2013 – With members of The Decemberists, the band lends a snappy, lilting quality to songs of alienation.

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Rose Cousins on Folk Alley.

Watch Rose Cousins: One Of Folk's Finest From 2012 FolkAlley

January 12, 2013 – Watch the Nova Scotian singer-songwriter perform "What I See," recorded live at Folk Alley. FolkAlley

Anais Mitchell performs a Tiny Desk Concert on Oct. 23, 2012.

Watch Anaïs Mitchell: Tiny Desk Concert

December 6, 2012 – The singer-songwriter performs three of Young Man in America's most bracingly beautiful songs.

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The Stray Birds perform for Folk Alley.

Watch The Stray Birds: Young, Weary And Resolute FolkAlley

November 24, 2012 – Watch one of folk's best new bands perform their hit single, "Dream in Blue," for Folk Alley. FolkAlley

Patrick Watson performs live in concert at the 9:30 Club in Washington, D.C.

Watch Patrick Watson In Concert

November 16, 2012 – The gifted singer and pianist plays an emotional live set at the 9:30 Club in Washington, D.C.

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Girlyman performs on Folk Alley.

Watch Girlyman: This Song's Status Is 'It's Complicated' FolkAlley

November 10, 2012 – The folk band explores the middle ground between loving and leaving in "Empire of Our State." FolkAlley

Tift Merritt performed on WFUV.

Watch Tift Merritt: Reflecting On Little Luxuries WFUV

November 3, 2012 – Watch the veteran singer-songwriter perform "To Myself" at WFUV's studios in New York City. WFUV

Milo Greene in the studio at KCRW.

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October 10, 2012 – Watch the rising L.A. folk-rock quintet perform a harmony-rich rendition of its song "1957." KCRW

Spirit Family Reunion performs at Tiny Desk concert on Sept. 18.

Watch Spirit Family Reunion: Tiny Desk Concert

October 8, 2012 – The group plays fiddle, banjo, guitar and washboard, all gathered around a single microphone.

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Mumford and Sons perform live at WFUV's studios in New York City.

Watch Mumford & Sons: The Power Of 'Babel' WFUV

September 25, 2012 – Watch the London band perform a new song, "Whispers in the Dark," at WFUV's studios in New York. WFUV

Lake Street Dive performs for Folk Alley at the Green River Festival.

Watch Lake Street Dive: A String Band With Soul FolkAlley

September 22, 2012 – Watch the classically trained Boston band blend jazz, folk and pop in dangerously charming fashion. FolkAlley

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