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Sam Beam & Jesca Hoop On World Cafe

The duo's new album, Love Letter For Fire, is a revelation — but this in-studio performance is transcendent.
Collaboration is nothing new to Sam Beam of Iron and Wine: He has recorded with Calexico and recently made an album of cover songs with Ben Bridwell of Band of Horses. For Beam's new album with Jesca Hoop, Love Letter For Fire, he says he wanted to try it differently. This project finds the two artists creating equally — writing together, recording together and singing in duet.

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