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3:03 am
Thu March 13, 2014

KCRW Presents: Mayer Hawthorne

Mayer Hawthorne performs live for KCRW.
KCRW

Originally published on Mon July 7, 2014 1:36 pm

When Mayer Hawthorne showed up at Village Studios for his live session on Morning Becomes Eclectic, he was still wearing his pajamas. In fact, his whole crew (which he dubbed the "Brunch Bunch") were adorned in their PJs — but that didn't stop them from bringing down the house with big-time dance grooves. They mostly played songs from his latest release, Where Does This Door Go, including "Her Favorite Song."

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Music
12:55 pm
Wed March 12, 2014

Nollywood Filmmaker Sings To His 'African Queen'

Originally published on Wed March 12, 2014 2:19 pm

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MICHEL MARTIN, HOST:

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Music Reviews
12:45 pm
Wed March 12, 2014

Box Set Illustrates Clifford Jordan's Impeccable Taste In Musicians

Originally published on Wed March 12, 2014 1:05 pm

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TERRY GROSS, HOST:

This is FRESH AIR. Starting in the late 1960s, jazz saxophonist Clifford Jordan produced a series of recordings mostly by other leaders that came out on the musician's own Strata-East label. Those seven albums are now collected in a box set. Jazz critic Kevin Whitehead says Jordan the producer had impeccable taste in musicians.

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All Songs Considered
11:41 am
Wed March 12, 2014

Hear Neil Young Explain His Pono Music Player At SXSW

Neil Young speaks about Pono, his new high-quality digital audio system, at SXSW.
Bob Boilen NPR

Originally published on Thu March 13, 2014 7:46 am

Neil Young wants to start a revolution against the MP3, against the CD, poorly made vinyl and poor audio quality in general. He wants people to hear the music the way it was made.

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Mountain Stage
10:42 am
Wed March 12, 2014

The Travelin' McCourys Featuring Keller Williams On Mountain Stage

The Travelin' McCourys Featuring Keller Williams
Brian Blauser Mountain Stage

Originally published on Thu June 19, 2014 3:48 pm

Keller Williams and the Travelin' McCourys appear on Mountain Stage, recorded live in Charleston, W.Va.

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