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What To Hear Now: This Month In Rock Records
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Grizzly Bear's new album, Shields, comes out Sept. 18. Barbara Anastacio/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Top row (left to right): The Antlers, Cat Power; Middle row: Bill Fay, Sean Rowe, Nas; Bottom row: Christian Scott, JEFF The Brotherhood Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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Summer Music Preview: Premieres From Cat Power, Avett Brothers, The Antlers And More
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All Songs Considered Listeners Pick The Best Music Of 2009
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