Director's Cuts: Third Album's A Charm

An update on two artists whose music has evolved since each performed on Weekend Edition a while back: Vienna Teng and Kaki King. Vienna Teng's forthcoming album, Dreaming Through The Noise, intimately showcases her talent as a pianist and vocalist. King has moved past the acoustic instrumentals of her earlier discs with her latest album, Until We Felt Red, coming in August.

Kaki King

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Kaki King is a self-taught musician who got her start playing in New York City subway stations.

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Vienna Teng

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Vienna Teng calls her unique blend of classical and 1970s-inspired songwriting "chamber folk."

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