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Watch Okkervil River Perform 'Famous Tracheotomies'

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The Texas folk rock band expands into more atmospheric territory on their upcoming album In The Rainbow Rain.

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Watch Kaia Kater Perform "Everything Is Free" Live At Pickathon 2017

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Every month this year, opbmusic and NPR Music will present a song recorded live at the Woods Stage at Pickathon.

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Tyminski On Mountain Stage

Listen to the 14-time Grammy-winning vocalist, instrumentalist and songwriter return to the Mountain Stage with his newest solo project.

Tyminski On Mountain Stage

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Alice Phoebe Lou Dives Deep In The Ethereal 'She' Video

The Alice Phoebe Lou song "She," is about female empowerment in the age of "Me Too." It now has an equally powerful video seemingly shot in a aqueous abyss.

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Blind Pilot On Mountain Stage

In the five years between Blind Pilot's sophomore album and its 2016 follow-up, Israel Nebeker's 13-year relationship ended and his father died. And Then Like Lions is the stunning result of loss.

Blind Pilot On Mountain Stage

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Watch Deer Tick Perform 'Card House' Live At Pickathon

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Watch this band that ping pongs between hard rock and soft folk take a turn towards the latter for a standout performance of their song 'Card House.'

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Piers Faccini On Mountain Stage

Listen to the international polymath perform songs from his most recent album, I Dreamed An Island, which weaves folk sensibilities into traditional world music.

Piers Faccini On Mountain Stage

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Tift Merritt On Mountain Stage

Listen to the Grammy-nominated folk artist perform songs from her album Stitch of the World, co-produced by Sam Beam of Iron & Wine, in her sixth appearance on the show.

Tift Merritt On Mountain Stage

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Watch Haley Heynderickx Perform 'Sane' Live In The Mosier Tunnels

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Watch the Portland-based artist perform a moody folk song in the Twin Mosier Tunnels, hundreds of feet above the river in the scenic Columbia River Gorge.

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Watch Brandi Carlile Perform 'Every Time I Hear That Song' Live In The Studio

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Watch the singer-songwriter start off KCRW's 2018 docket of studio sessions by previewing a track from her forthcoming album, By The Way, I Forgive You.