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Valerie June performs live at The Current's studios in St. Paul, Minn.

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August 15, 2013 – Watch the Memphis native blur lines between blues and folk during a studio session at The Current. KCMP

Alela Diane performs live for opbmusic.

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August 8, 2013 – Watch the talented singer-songwriter perform at a historic venue with the aid of a string section. opbmusic

Keaton Henson performs a Tiny Desk Concert on Friday, May 24, 2013 at NPR headquarters in Washington, D.C.

Watch Keaton Henson: Tiny Desk Concert

August 3, 2013 – Henson's voice is so fragile and hushed, if you were 10 feet away from him you'd barely hear a peep.


Dana Falconberry performs a Tiny Desk Concert at NPR Music in Washington, D.C., on May 12, 2013.

Watch Dana Falconberry: Tiny Desk Concert

July 29, 2013 – Watch Falconberry and five bandmates perform three delicate songs from her recent album Leelanau.


The Avett Brothers perform at the 2013 Newport Folk Festival.

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July 28, 2013 – Watch the roots band encore with "I And Love And You" and hear the full set.


The Lone Bellow performs at the 2013 Newport Folk Festival.

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July 28, 2013 – The Brooklyn folk-pop band infuses its songs with ample charm, radiant hooks and intense emotions.


Hurray For The Riff Raff performs at the 2013 Newport Folk Festival.

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July 27, 2013 – The New Orleans band is a vehicle for Alynda Lee Segarra, whose voice combines bluesy soul and folk.


Cheyenne Mize performs a Tiny Desk Concert on May 16, 2013.

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July 20, 2013 – The singer, instrumentalist and music therapist plays slinky, forceful songs at NPR Music.


Frank Turner performs at a Tiny Desk Concert in June.

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July 13, 2013 – Two men with unplugged instruments convey the bawdy rowdiness of a full band.


Skinny Lister performs a Tiny Desk Concert.

Watch Skinny Lister: Tiny Desk Concert

July 8, 2013 – The rowdy English folk-punk band brings its barely controlled mayhem to the NPR Music offices.


Billy Bragg performs a Tiny Desk Concert in the NPR Music offices.

Watch Billy Bragg: Tiny Desk Concert

June 17, 2013 – One of the world's finest folksingers channels the spirit of Woody Guthrie at the NPR Music offices.


Aofie O'Donovan performs live for Folk Alley.

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June 8, 2013 – Watch the folk-country band's lead singer perform "Red & White & Blue & Gold" for Folk Alley. FolkAlley

Buddy Miller and Jimmy Lauderdale perform a Tiny Desk Concert at NPR in Washington, D.C., on Feb. 19, 2013.

Watch Buddy Miller & Jim Lauderdale: Tiny Desk Concert

May 13, 2013 – The veteran country players mix corny humor, musical merrymaking and timeless vocal harmonies.


Josh Ritter performs live for opbmusic in Portland, Ore.

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April 20, 2013 – Watch and download Ritter's performance of "Hopeful," recorded live at Portland's Crystal Ballroom. opbmusic

Nora Jane Struthers and The Party Line perform live at Folk Alliance for Folk Alley.

Watch Nora Jane Struthers And The Party Line: Hootenanny, Anyone? FolkAlley

April 13, 2013 – Watch the talented Americana singer-songwriter and her band kick up some dust in "Party Line." FolkAlley

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