Joseph Arthur performs live in The Current studio

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Joseph Arthur (MPR / Nate Ryan)
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Brooklyn singer-songwriter Joseph Arthur has released The Graduation Ceremony, his first solo album since 2006. While also working on new music, he's pursued an art career with gallery openings in Paris as well as an interests in politics — particularly the Occupy Wall Street movement.

Songs performed: "Out On A Limb," "Horses" and "Love Never Asks You To Lie."

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    Joseph Arthur (MPR / Nate Ryan)