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Akua Allrich, Sligo Creek Stompers

Songs featured June 7, 2016, as part of Capital Soundtrack from WAMU 88.5. Read more about the project and submit your own local song....
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Max D, Ooh Child Ensemble

Songs featured June 4, 2016, as part of Capital Soundtrack from WAMU 88.5. Read more about the project and submit your own local song....
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Nasar Abadey and Supernova, Bad Brains

Songs featured June 6, 2016, as part of Capital Soundtrack from WAMU 88.5. Read more about the project and submit your own local song....
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Previewing "District Merchants" at the Folger Theater

Set in D.C. during the post-war Reconstruction period, Aaron Posner's new play puts race front and center in a twist on Shakespeare's most problematic play, "Merchant of Venice."

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Gospel Goes Back To Basics With '1 Mic 1 Take'

The new Motown Gospel project focuses just on the vocals and the message. Singer Brian Courtney Wilson is featured on the new live CD.
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Gregory Alan Isakov: A Folk Artist In A Symphony Hall

After three intimate albums, Gregory Alan Isakov decided he wanted to build a bigger kind of song. He speaks with NPR's Rachel Martin about taking his music to the Colorado Symphony.
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C.W. Stoneking Is Blues From Down Under

C.W. Stoneking is from the Northern Territory of Australia, but his sound is old school southern American blues. We catch him on his first U.S. tour and talk about his new album, Gon' Boogaloo.
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Olga Bell: From Russian Classical Pianist To Brooklynite Dance Musician

Though trained in classical piano, Bell has now ventured deeply into the world of electronica. "I guess I felt a compulsion to dance, to do something physical," Bell says of Tempo, her new album.
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Kronos Quartet Wants To Give You Free Music — And Teach You How To Play It

The Quartet's Fifty for the Future project will commission 50 pieces by as many composers. Then the scores and instructional videos will be free online.
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Flasher, Dunc, Zomes

Songs featured June 3, 2016, as part of Capital Soundtrack from WAMU 88.5. Read more about the project and submit your own local song....

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