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All Songs Considered

New Mix: Weezer, Lucinda Williams, Sufjan Stevens, More

On this week's All Songs Considered, premieres from Lucinda Williams, Buke and Gase and Lia Ices, along with much more.

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Shabazz Palaces' new record, Lese Majesty, comes out July 29. Patrick O'Brien-Smith/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Music Articles

For Pesky Relatives, A Musical Gift Guide

NPR Music's Stephen Thompson picks new music for the hard-to-please on a host's shopping list.

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The Record

Grind And Shine: Shabazz Palaces And THEESatisfaction

We sat down with the city's most enigmatic groups in Capitol Hill, the hub of Seattle nightlife.

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