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Jeff Tweedy, The Staves & yMusic, Punch Brothers, and Tom Papa
This week the show heads back to their East Coast home, The Town Hall in Midtown Manhattan, for the final live broadcast of 2017. They'll have music from singer, songwriter, producer, and full-tilt experimenter Jeff Tweedy; The Staves and yMusic team up for a blend of brilliant harmonies and shimmering orchestral textures; Chris Thile debuts a brand-new Song of the Week with a little help from his fellow Punch Brothers, singer Sarah Jarosz, and Rich Dworsky tickling the ivories; and our valiant Out in America correspondent, Tom Papa, joins in-person with reflections on his travels around the country. Plus: sponsor Fast AF brings us yet another speedy -- and fun -- fiddle tune; Serena Brook, Tim Russell, and Fred Newman unleash their acting and sound effects prowess upon the holiday season; we'll highlight a fresh, particularly star-studded batch of musicians' birthdays; and we'll top it all off with an Instant Song Request delivered straight from the internet to your ears, live, in real time.

Sat, Dec 16, 2017 -- 6:00pm


Jeff Tweedy, The Staves & yMusic, Punch Brothers, and Tom Papa
This week the show heads back to their East Coast home, The Town Hall in Midtown Manhattan, for the final live broadcast of 2017. They'll have music from singer, songwriter, producer, and full-tilt experimenter Jeff Tweedy; The Staves and yMusic team up for a blend of brilliant harmonies and shimmering orchestral textures; Chris Thile debuts a brand-new Song of the Week with a little help from his fellow Punch Brothers, singer Sarah Jarosz, and Rich Dworsky tickling the ivories; and our valiant Out in America correspondent, Tom Papa, joins in-person with reflections on his travels around the country. Plus: sponsor Fast AF brings us yet another speedy -- and fun -- fiddle tune; Serena Brook, Tim Russell, and Fred Newman unleash their acting and sound effects prowess upon the holiday season; we'll highlight a fresh, particularly star-studded batch of musicians' birthdays; and we'll top it all off with an Instant Song Request delivered straight from the internet to your ears, live, in real time.

Sun, Dec 17, 2017 -- 11:00am


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