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New Mix: tUnE-yArDs, Roy Orbison, More

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Listeners Pick Their Favorite Albums Of 2011

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Newport Folk Festival Preview: Wilco, My Morning Jacket, tUnE-yArDs, More

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Our Concert Could Be Your Life: Indie's New Guard Pays Tribute To '80s Icons

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Heavy Rotation: 10 Songs Public Radio Can't Stop Playing

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tUnE-yArDs' new album, Nikki Nack, comes out May 6. Holly Andres/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Nikki Nack

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Nikki Nack

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tUnE-yArDs: Ain't Nothing Like The Real Thing

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"Hatari" is a noisy, threadbare patchwork, but the song shines anyway. Chrissy Piper hide caption

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Hatari

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'My Country': tUnE-yArDs Questions The American Dream

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tUnE-yArDs On World Cafe

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