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Caribou, 'Our Love' (Live)

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Watch a rare studio performance from one of indie rock's most beloved electronic musicians: Dan Snaith, or as you probably know him, Caribou.

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Broken Bells, 'Control' (Live)

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James Mercer and Brian "Danger Mouse" Burton put on a private show for opbmusic and Sound Opinions. Watch Broken Bells perform "Control," from the band's album After The Disco.

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Harry Connick Jr. On Piano Jazz

In this session from 1991, Connick sings and plays "They Didn't Believe Me" and joins host Marian McPartland for "Stompin' at the Savoy."

Harry Connick Jr. In The Studio

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Jessie Ware On World Cafe

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The British singer and songwriter's voice fills subtle, muted arrangements with color.

Jessie Ware On World Cafe

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Shakey Graves On World Cafe

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The Austin-based musician brings his lived-in Americana to today's episode.

Shakey Graves On World Cafe

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Cass McCombs, 'Angel Blood' (Live)

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The enigmatic, nomadic singer-songwriter performs "Angel Blood" live in the studio.

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Sylvan Esso On World Cafe

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The duo performs three of its burbling electronic pop songs live in the studio.

Sylvan Esso On World Cafe

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Carsie Blanton On 'Song Travels'

Blanton sits down with host Michael Feinstein to discuss what makes a song memorable. Blanton performs her own "Smoke Alarm," and Feinstein joins in for the standard "Two Sleepy People."

Carsie Blanton In The Studio

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Ravi Coltrane On Piano Jazz

Coltrane and host Marian McPartland discuss his family's musical heritage and his individual approach to music, with performances of "Naima" and Giant Steps," in a session from 2000.

Ravi Coltrane In The Studio

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Sonny Landreth On World Cafe

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The inventive and unpredictable slide-guitar player performs some of his zydeco-influenced songs.

Sonny Landreth On World Cafe

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The Lost Bayou Ramblers On World Cafe

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The band plays a revved-up version of Cajun music, injected with punk energy and psychedelic fuzz.

The Lost Bayou Ramblers On World Cafe

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