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Middle Kids On World Cafe

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Thou's Andy Gibbs (left), Bryan Funck and touring bassist/auxiliary member KC Stafford. Farrah Skeiky for NPR hide caption

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Interview: Thou

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Belly performing live at NON-COMMvention 2018 at World Cafe Live in Philadelphia. Dylan Eddinger/WXPN hide caption

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Belly On World Cafe

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At The Helm: Harold Mabern, Stalwart Accompanist, At 82

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"When you go get your education, you've earned that," Irma Thomas says. Sally Asher hide caption

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Soul Queen Irma Thomas Becomes A Doctor

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Del McCoury On Bluegrass And Life On The Road

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Mezzo-soprano Aleks Romano performs in Carmen in Concert at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C. on April 21, 2018. Shannon Finney/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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'My Voice Should Be Heard': #MeToo And The Women Of Opera

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Johnny Irion On His Artistic Lineage

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Aisha Burns's sophomore album tackles death, new love, depression and more. Stephanie Larsen/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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'I've Discovered My Voice': Aisha Burns Navigates Love In The Wake Of Her Mom's Death

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Composer Thea Musgrave, at 90, is still composing music. Kate Mount/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Thea Musgrave, The 90-Year-Old Composer With 80 Players In The Bullpen

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Dr. Dog performing live at WXPN's Free At Midnight concert on May 5th, 2018 John Vettese/WXPN hide caption

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Dr. Dog On World Cafe

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Donovan Woods with his band inside the World Cafe Performance Studio after recording this session. Galea McGregor/WXPN hide caption

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Donovan Woods On World Cafe

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