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Beirut, Live In Concert

No No No is the first album that Zach Condon and his band of globally minded explorers have released since 2011, debuting many of its songs at Brooklyn's Bell House for NPR Music's First Listen Live.

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Joan Shelley

As technology rules the sound of the day, it's good to be reminded how powerfully a single voice can transmit deep emotion.

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Thundercat, 'Them Changes' (Live)


Watch the jazz-fusion bass guitarist give a stirring performance of "Them Changes."

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Wayne's World: Wayne Shorter With The Jazz At Lincoln Center Orchestra

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The saxophonist and composer has never been afraid to be an original thinker — which is part of why he's accomplished so much. He performs brand new big band arrangements of his old tunes.

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Deniro Farrar, 'Nostalgia'

North Carolina rapper's new song and video is raw and honest, a deeply personal glimpse into his family-focused world

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First Watch: Gun Outfit, 'Legends Of My Own'

"Legends Of My Own" is a dusty piece of good-time rock 'n' roll that just wants to hit the open road — a perfect setting for this Super 8-shot video, which makes the best of a deal gone sour.

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Gina Chavez

The Austin singer-songwriter performs with intense openness, directness and warmth. Watch Chavez perform three songs live in the NPR Music offices.

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The Mynabirds, 'Wildfire' (Live)


Laura Burhenn's songs marry heartbreak and hope. Hear her perform "Wildfire" live in the studio.

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Watkins Family Hour

With help from Fiona Apple, two Nickel Creek alums gather a band to perform old and new material. Watch the Watkins Family Hour perform three charming, country-flavored songs at the NPR Music offices.

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The Arcs, Live In Concert

Watch a full concert by the new eight-piece band, led by The Black Keys' Dan Auerbach. Recorded live at Housing Works in SoHo, the set features songs from The Arcs' debut album, Yours, Dreamily.

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Ratatat, 'Nightclub Amnesia' (Live)


Watch the Brooklyn electro-rock duo give a searing performance of "Nightclub Amnesia."