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Shovels & Rope inside the World Cafe Performance Studio Galea McGregor/WXPN hide caption

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Shovels & Rope On World Cafe

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Darin Aldridge joins Joe Newberry to play guitar on Mountain Stage. Brian Blauser/Mountain Stage hide caption

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Joe Newberry On Mountain Stage

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Clairo's debut album Immunity is featured on All Songs Considered's list of the best albums out August 2. Hart Leshkina/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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New Music Friday: Our Top 6 Albums For August 2

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Brett and Rennie Sparks of The Handsome Family play at Mountain Stage. Brian Blauser /Mountain Stage hide caption

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The Handsome Family On Mountain Stage

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The Fort Stage during the Newport Folk Festival, 2018 at Fort Adams State Park in Newport, Rhode Island. Douglas Mason/Getty Images hide caption

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Newport Folk Festival Preview 2019

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Lukas Nelson & Promise Of The Real On World Cafe

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Molly Tuttle inside the World Cafe Performance Studio Emily DeHart/WPXN hide caption

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Molly Tuttle On World Cafe

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The Thistle & Shamrock: Alan Reid At Swannanoa

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Clockwise from left: Lizzo, Gary Clark Jr., Maggie Rogers Lizzo (Lissa Alicia/WXPN), Gary Clark Jr. (Frank Maddocks/Courtesy of the artist), Maggie Rogers (Olivia Bee/Courtesy of the artist) hide caption

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Gary Clark Jr. On World Cafe

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Ben Dickey performing live at WXPN's Free At Noon Concert - Recorded live for this session. Gabriela Barbieri/WXPN hide caption

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Ben Dickey On World Cafe

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The Cactus Blossoms performing at World Cafe Live in Philadelphia during WXPN's Free At Noon Concert - recorded live World Cafe. Gabriela Barbieri/WXPN hide caption

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The Cactus Blossoms On World Cafe

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