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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.

Watch KCRW Presents: Milo Greene KCRW

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

Rhode Island folk duo Brown Bird perform a studio session for Folk Alley.

Watch Brown Bird: Folk's Tattooed Troubadours FolkAlley

September 8, 2012 – Watch the rustic but regal Rhode Island duo perform "A Temple and a Cradle" in Greenfield, Mass. FolkAlley

Doug Paisley gets personal at Pendarvis Farm during Pickathon Music Festival in Oregon.

Watch Doug Paisley: The Outcast's Apostle opbmusic

August 25, 2012 – Watch the folk-rock guitarist fingerpick a haunting tune during Oregon's Pickathon Music Festival. opbmusic

The Devil Makes Three share a laugh during a recent Folk Alley studio session.

Watch The Devil Makes Three: Punk Ethos With A Country Twang FolkAlley

August 18, 2012 – Watch the trio perform "All Hail" at Folk Alley: old blues and wry country infused with punk energy. FolkAlley

Beth Orton performs a Tiny Desk Concert at the NPR Music offices.

Watch Beth Orton: Tiny Desk Concert

August 6, 2012 – Known for mixing folk and electronics, Orton unveils three new songs with just an acoustic guitar.

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Janet Feder performs a Tiny Desk Concert in June 2012.

Watch Janet Feder: Tiny Desk Concert

July 22, 2012 – Feder marries classical and folk techniques with otherworldly guitar textures and sounds.

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The Milk Carton Kids perform a Tiny Desk Concert in May 2012.

Watch The Milk Carton Kids: Tiny Desk Concert

July 16, 2012 – Joey Ryan and Kenneth Pattengale sing sweet but intricate folk-pop songs in the NPR offices.

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Will Oldham performs on KEXP.

Watch Bonnie 'Prince' Billy: A Man With A Plan KEXP

July 12, 2012 – Watch a half-hour studio session with Will Oldham, including his classic song "I See a Darkness." KEXP

Laura Marling performs a Tiny Desk Concert at the NPR Music offices.

Watch Laura Marling: Tiny Desk Concert

July 12, 2012 – Two songs from A Creature I Don't Know bookend a gorgeous new, unreleased song called "Once."

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Brandi Carlile performs a Tiny Desk concert at NPR headquarters in Washington, DC on Tuesday, June 26, 2012.

Watch Brandi Carlile: Tiny Desk Concert

July 9, 2012 – At the NPR offices, Carlile and her band sing from-the-gut songs about messy lives, loudly lived.

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Joe Pug.

Watch Joe Pug: 'Hymn' For A Lasting Relationship FolkAlley

June 21, 2012 – "Hymn #76" isn't a starry-eyed tale of soap-opera love, but a tender song of faith and commitment. FolkAlley

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