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Jacky Terrasson On Piano Jazz

Back in 1995, the young pianist demonstrated extraordinary talent on standards.

Jacky Terrasson On Piano Jazz

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Esmé Patterson On World Cafe

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The Coloradan, formerly of Paper Bird, releases her inner rocker on her new album, We Were Wild.

Esmé Patterson on World Cafe

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Robert Ellis On World Cafe

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Ellis' new fourth album is a gorgeous, diverse collection of richly human roots-country music.

Robert Ellis On World Cafe

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Birds Of Chicago On World Cafe

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The married duo, featuring a former member of Po' Girl, describes its sound as "secular gospel."

Birds Of Chicago On World Cafe

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John Doe On World Cafe

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Hear the L.A. punk veteran, X co-founder and author perform songs from his new album, The Westerner.

John Doe On World Cafe

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Carla Bley And Steve Swallow On Piano Jazz

Bley and Swallow join host Marian McPartland for trio renditions of Carla Bley originals.

Carla Bley And Steve Swallow In The Studio

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Michael Kiwanuka, 'The Final Frame' (Live)

The U.K. soul singer took time off after the release of his 2012 debut to figure out what he really wanted to say next. Watch him perform "The Final Frame" live for KCRW's Morning Becomes Eclectic.

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Nashville Sessions: Brent Cobb

The man whose songs have been recorded by Luke Bryan, Little Big Town and more is now emerging as a crucial voice on his own.

Nashville Sessions: Brent Cobb

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Benny Golson On Piano Jazz

A giant of hard bop, the saxophonist and composer performs some of his most enduring standards.

Benny Golson In The Studio

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Gorgon City, 'Love Me' (Live)

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Watch the U.K. house duo premiere its new track, "Love Me," for KCRW's Morning Becomes Eclectic.

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With Lending Club Disgraced, An Industry Looks For Lessons

Lending Club, a leader in the peer-to-peer marketplace, is mired in scandal. The finance technology industry, known as FinTech, is dissecting what it means for online lending.

With Lending Club Disgraced, An Industry Looks For Lessons

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