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LADAMA On Mountain Stage

The four women have coupled their musical passions with their desires to empower youth and women globally. Hear them perform "Porro Maracatu" and the protest song "Compared To What."

LADAMA On Mountain Stage

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Watch Courtney Marie Andrews Perform 'Irene' Live At Pickathon

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On a hazy Saturday morning in Oregon this past summer, the Seattle artist soothed the crowd with a '70s country-folk revival tune.

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How Grover Washington Jr. Defined And Transcended 'Smooth Jazz'

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In this radio episode, Jazz Night in America takes you to a tribute concert honoring the late musician, whose soulful sound was more than just "smooth."

How Grover Washington Jr. Defined And Transcended 'Smooth Jazz'

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Watch Cut Copy Perform 'Black Rainbows' Live In The Studio

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Watch the Australian electro-pop gurus perform a standout track from their new album, Haiku from Zero.

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alt-J Make A Breathtaking Short Film For 'Pleader'

This is not your regular music video – it's a six-minute, miniature epic inspired by "Pleader," the closing cut on alt-J's album Relaxer.

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Paul Kelly On Mountain Stage

The Australian singer-songwriter, a frequent guest on the program, performs songs from his latest album, Life Is Fine -- including the title track inspired by a Langston Hughes poem.

Paul Kelly On Mountain Stage

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Bad History Month's 'Warm Recollection' Of Love And Death

Songwriter Sean Bean says "A Warm Recollection," from the band's new album Dead And Loving It, is about "the high stakes of living life in the face of certain death."

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Ruth Laredo On Piano Jazz

Hear "America's First Lady of the Piano" explore the boundaries between classical music and jazz with host Marian McPartland in this 2004 episode.

Ruth Laredo On Piano Jazz

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Jimmy Greene Remembers A 'Beautiful Life'

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The saxophonist's 2014 album was dedicated to the memory of his 6-year-old daughter, killed in the 2012 mass shooting in Newtown, Conn. Hear his quartet perform the genre-spanning music in concert.

Jimmy Greene's 'Beautiful Life'

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Pere Ubu On Mountain Stage

As their return to Mountain Stage approaches, revisit this 1991 performance by the trend-setting "Avant Garage" rockers.

Pere Ubu On Mountain Stage

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