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Eight New Artists To Watch In 2018, From 'Slingshot'

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New Year, New Mix: Lucy Dacus, Typhoon, Loma, Anna Burch, More

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Viking's Choice: The Year In Cathartic Screams And Meditative Drones

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The Big Tiny Desk Holiday Special

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Poll Results: All Songs Considered Listeners' 100 Favorite Albums Of 2017

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All Songs Considered: The Year In Music 2017

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Rhye's Mike Milosh Shares New Song And Details New Album

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What Makes A Great Album Last?

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Courtney Barnett and Kurt Vile's Lotta Sea Lice is out now via Matador Records. Danny Cohen/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Guest DJs: Courtney Barnett & Kurt Vile

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Beck's latest and 11th full-length album is Colors, out now on Capitol Records. Eliot Lee Hazel/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Beck On Healing Through Music, The Deep Art Of Pop And His New Album, 'Colors'

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New Mix: Pinegrove, Mary Gauthier, Partner, Selections From WOMEX And More

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Michael Stipe And Mike Mills On 'Automatic For The People'

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Guest DJ: Weaves

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How Weezer Traded Power Chords For Pop: A Conversation With Rivers Cuomo

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Cocteau Twins' Simon Raymonde Shares And Talks About His First New Music In 20 Years

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Tune-Yards, A. Savage, Balmorhea, More

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How Composer Daniel Hart Brought 'A Ghost Story' To Life

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New Mix: MGMT, Courtney Barnett And Kurt Vile, More

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