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Fantastic Negrito
Fantastic Negrito

Prior to his appearance at KXT's final Sun Sets show of the season, Fantastic Negrito stopped by the studio to play some tracks from his new album, "The Last Days of Oakland."

    Quaker City Night Hawks
    Quaker City Night Hawks

    Fort Worth's Quaker City Night Hawks have been honing their craft for a number of years now, and thanks to the release of "El Astronauta," the rest of the world's finally starting to catch on.

VuHaus Song of the Day

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Weekend LISTening: 10 Great Duos Who Couldn't Keep It Together

Not every partnership is built to last. From The White Stripes to Sonny & Cher, here are 10 talented, if temporary, musical duos.

Hard Working Americans On World Cafe

Hear the Todd Snider-fronted supergroup perform songs from its new album, Rest In Chaos.

Songs We Love: Sarah Potenza, 'Monster'

The brassy roots-rocker's anthem conveys her determination to revel in her corporeality and flamboyant performance style. "That kind of flash is Americana," she says. "It is big."

Viking's Choice: Witch Mountain, 'Burn You Down'

After three stellar albums, the Portland doom-metal band lost its singer. Enter Kayla Dixon, a singer with soul, dynamism, drama, control and poise, all heard in the savage "Burn You Down."