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  1. SXSW 2014: Eagulls, Live In Concert
    Not to be confused with Glenn Frey or Don Henley's middle-of-the-road soft rock, British post-punk act Eagulls did anything but take it easy at our SXSW showcase. Watch the entire concert here. More....
  2. First Listen Live: Real Estate, 'Atlas'
    Real Estate's shimmering pop-rock seems to echo out of the past with melancholy beauty. Watch the band perform its third album, Atlas, in its entirety at New York's SubCulture. More....
  3. First Listen Live: ScHoolboy Q, 'Oxymoron'
    Watch the Los Angeles rapper perform a loose-limbed, spontaneous and unpretentious set, including a singalong for surprise guest Ab-Soul at New York's Le Poisson Rouge on Feb. 23. More....
  4. Cut Copy, Live In Concert
    The beloved Australian electro-pop band performed to a packed house at Le Poisson Rouge to celebrate NPR Music's new electronic dance music show Metropolis. Watch the entire 10-song set, which included jams from Cut Copy's new album, Free Your Mind, as well as old favorites like "Lights and Music." More....
  5. Sound Opinions Presents Savages, Live In Concert
    Watch the post-punk band's live concert at Chicago's Lincoln Hall in its entirety, presented by Sound Opinions. More....
  6. Bill Callahan, Live In Concert
    Bill Callahan's performance, at a historic synagogue in Washington, D.C., unfolded on a cool autumn night. The intimate setting offered the perfect space to showcase Callahan's beautiful, if deadpan, baritone voice. Hear the former Smog frontman showcase songs from his latest album, Dream RiverMore....
  7. Marijuana Deathsquads, Live In Concert
    See the Minneapolis-based noise-rock band's unforgettable set from the 9:30 Club in Washington, D.C. More....
  8. Tourist., Live In Concert
    The London-based producer is known for creating emotive, slightly swampy remixes, and was recently signed to Disclosure's new label. Here, Tourist. performs live at Mountain Oasis 2013 in Asheville, N.C. More....
  9. Disclosure, Live In Concert
    It's been a pretty big year for Brit producers (and brothers) Guy and Howard Lawrence. The electronic duo, better known as Disclosure, released their debut album, Settle, to great fanfare, and have been selling out venues across America. This set was recorded live in Asheville, NC on Oct. 27, 2013. More....
  10. Gary Numan, Live In Concert
    Singer and composer Gary Numan is considered a pioneer of synth-based electronic music who has often featured a heavy rock influence. For this special Mountain Oasis set, Numan performed a number of his classic hits, as well as new tracks from his 2013 album, SplinterMore....