Always a compelling presence, Alexis Krauss put all of her being into Sleigh Bells' Belmont show. Adam Kissick for NPR hide caption

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SXSW: Live From Austin

Experience the Austin music festival in photos, live sets and podcasts.

Nickel Creek performs at the 2014 Newport Folk Festival. Adam Kissick for NPR hide caption

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Newport Folk Festival

Listen to concerts from this year's main stage.

Marcus Miller performs at the 2013 Newport Jazz Festival. Adam Kissick for NPR hide caption

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Newport Jazz Festival

Hear sets from Wayne Shorter featuring Herbie Hancock, Gregory Porter, Mary Halvorson and many more.

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Sasquatch Music Festival

Hear a webcast of live sets and recordings, get downloads and see photos from the 10th annual Sasquatch Music Festival — featuring Modest Mouse, Robyn, The Flaming Lips, Wilco and more.

Congolese-Belgian artist Baloji started his globalFEST set at New York City's Webster Hall on Jan. 12, 2014 in high fashion — but by the end, he was working hard in rolled-up shirtsleeves. Ebru Yildiz for NPR hide caption

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globalFEST

From a Congolese-Belgian hip-hop artist to a "Kungfu-Appalachian-Indie-Folk-Rock trio," hear a wide range of international talent captured live from Webster Hall in New York City.

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Monterey Jazz Festival

Hear concert recordings, see photos and read more coverage at npr.org/montereyjazz.

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High Zero Festival

Baltimore's High Zero Festival seeks new sounds with ardent attention. Download selects sets from the experimental music festival.