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LIVE FROM THE ARTISTS DEN is an innovative new music series featuring extraordinary artists performing in extraordinary settings. Each episode of the weekly series features an intimate, invitation-only concert by cutting-edge, contemporary musicians, along with artist interviews and insights about the unusual venues chosen. Season one opens with a hits-filled performance by seven-time Grammy Award-winning, pop singer/songwriter Alanis Morissette, recorded at Judson Memorial Church in New York City. Future episodes feature iconic feminist singer/songwriter Ani DiFranco at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, the oldest art museum in the United States; singer/songwriter Jakob Dylan, lead singer of platinum-selling band The Wallflowers and the son of Bob Dylan, at Desmond Tutu Cultural Center in New York City; recent indie-pop sensation Ingrid Michaelson ("The Way I Am") at Cape Cinema, a 1930s movie theater in Cape Cod; classic rock-inspired indie band The Hold Steady at a former bank cum designated NYC landmark; and soul singer/producer Raphael Saadiq (Tony! Toni! Tone!; Lucy Pearl) at the Harvard Club in Boston. Other featured artists this season include Aimee Mann, Patty Griffin, Ben Harper, The Swell Season, Crowded House, KT Tunstall and Josh Ritter. The Artists Den has been presenting emerging and established musicians in unique settings around the world since its inception in 2004. Initially a series of private living room concerts, the Artists Den has expanded to include unforgettable performances across North America and Europe by some of today's most significant names in music - in some of the most interesting, off-the-beaten-path locations imaginable. LIVE FROM THE ARTISTS DEN gives public television audiences a front row seat and behind-the-scenes look at these once-in-a-lifetime events.

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Lady Antebellum

The multi-platinum trio performs at the historic United Palace in Washington Heights. Surrounded by the rococo detail of the vaudeville theater-turned-church and cultural center, Charles Kelley, Hillary Scott, and Dave Haywood keep fans on their feet for their songs that covers both their catalog of smash singles ("Need You Now," "Love Don't Live Here Anymore") and songs from their upcoming album, HEART BREAK, even adding a horn section for their funky new single "You Look Good."

  • 2017-09-23T20:00:00-07:00
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Fleet Foxes

Fleet Foxes celebrate the release of their new album, Crack-Up, with a special performance at the Knockdown Center in Queens, New York. The mesmerizing concert highlights material from their new record-the influential band's first release in six years-while also looking back to such favorites as "Helplessness Blues" and "Mykonos." The century-old Knockdown Center, a magnificent former glass blowing facility and door factory, provides a perfect setting for the group's atmospheric harmonies and expansive arrangements.

  • 2017-09-30T20:00:00-07:00
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  • 2017-10-22T13:00:00-07:00
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John Legend

John Legend celebrates the release of his new album, DARKNESS AND LIGHT, with an unforgettable performance at Manhattan's historic Riverside Church. From the same pulpit where, fifty years earlier, Martin Luther King, Jr. delivered an electrifying "A Time To Break Silence" speech, Legend presents a magnificent set of brand new songs (many being played for the first time ever onstage) alongside such classics as "All Of Me" and "Glory," offering messages of love and hope in a spectacular setting that has been associated with progressive activism for almost a century.

  • 2017-10-01T13:00:00-07:00
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Zac Brown Band

On a warm summer evening, multi-platinum country artist Zac Brown Band brought music back to the historic Forest Hills Stadium in Forest Hills, NY with a hit-filled set under the stars. The multi-talented band showed off its virtuosic skills, picking, fiddling, and harmonizing through such fan favorites as the Caribbean-inspired "Jump Right In" and lovelorn ballad "Sweet Annie" before donning glowing skeleton costumes to perform its rollicking new song, "Day For The Dead," from the 2013 EP, The Grohl Sessions Vol.

  • 2017-10-07T20:00:00-07:00
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OneRepublic

OneRepublic creates an avalanche of fans in Park City, Utah as they descend onstage for an epic show of their greatest hits, as well as new music from their latest release, Oh My My. Their set includes fan favorites "Apologize," "Good Life," "Counting Stars," and an electric closing with "If I Love Myself." A taste of their new music included a powerful rendition of "Kids" and "Let's Hurt Tonight." OneRepublic's lead singer Ryan Tedder talks to the audience throughout the set, reflecting on his love of film and the special significance of performing during Sundance.

  • 2017-10-08T13:00:00-07:00
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Alabama Shakes

The Alabama Shakes delivered a crushingly electric set at the Loveless Barn, located directly behind Nashville's famous Loveless Cafe. The crowd of 500 cheered each song as the band delivered a thrillingly uninhibited show. The band dashed through blistering rockabilly boogies, eruptive country-soul ballads, and more from their 2012 debut album, Boys & Girls, and the collection of new material earmarked for a much anticipated follow-up.

  • 2017-10-14T20:00:00-07:00
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Cage The Elephant

Cage the Elephant brought their funky, soulfully psychedelic sound to the stage at the Santa Barbara Art Foundry Wednesday evening. The set, drawn mostly from last year's Melophobia album, was filmed at the gallery for an upcoming episode of Live from the Artists Den. Thriving off the energy of the crowd of 400 invited guests, frontman Matt Shultz delivered an epic performance in an intimate setting, hurling himself around the small space like a man possessed, while the rest of the band equaled his intensity.

  • 2017-10-21T20:00:00-07:00
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