Julianna Barwick's new album, Nepenthe, comes out August 20. Shawn Brackbill/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Clockwise from upper left: Tegan and Sara, Owen Pallett of Final Fantasy, Alessi's Ark, Fatoumata Diawara Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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Brian Eno (right) and his protege, composer Ben Frost, are featured at this year's Unsound Festival in New York City. Kirsten Holst hide caption

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