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How To Dress Well, 'Can't You Tell' (Live)

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R&B singer Tom Krell, better known as How To Dress Well, performs a song from his new album, Care, live for KCRW.

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KT Tunstall On World Cafe

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Hear the best-selling Scottish singer-songwriter perform an intimate session in Philadelphia.

KT Tunstall On World Cafe

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Latin Roots: The Chamanas

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The band, from the border-adjacent cities of El Paso and Juarez, straddles borders in its music, too.

Latin Roots: The Chamanas

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Shovels & Rope On World Cafe

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The Charleston, S.C., duo gets back to writing great songs on its new album, Little Seeds. Hear a conversation and performance.

Shovels & Rope On World Cafe

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Norah Jones, 'Flipside' (Live)

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The song is from the jazz and pop singer-songwriter's new album, Day Breaks. Here, Jones and her band play it live at KCRW.

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Glass Animals, 'Life Itself' (Live)

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The song is a highlight of the U.K. rock band's new album, How To Be A Human Being. Here, the band performs it live for KCRW.

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Richard Shindell, 'The Deer On The Parkway' (Live)

Folk Alley

The veteran folk singer-songwriter calls his new songs "ambitious and lush." Watch him play one, "The Deer On The Parkway," live for Folk Alley.

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Blind Pilot, 'Packed Powder' (Live)

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The Portland, Ore., folk-rock band performs an anthem from its new album, And Then Like Lions, live for KCRW.

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Watch P.S. Eliot Play 'Cry Uncle' And 'Bear Named Otis' Live In The Studio

XPN

Sisters Katie and Allison Crutchfield (of Waxahatchee and Swearin', respectively) have resurrected their old band for an upcoming string of reunion shows. Watch them play live in WXPN's studios.

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Joseph On World Cafe

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Hear the three Closner sisters' gorgeous, powerful harmonies, recorded live in Philadelphia.

Joseph On World Cafe

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