Bob Mould and Ryan Adams at Adams' PAX-AM Studios earlier this week. Mould's new album, Patch The Sky, comes out March 25. Debi Del Grande/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Listen to Bob Mould and Ryan Adams

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Ryan Adams' latest release is a song-for-song cover of Taylor Swift's 1989 album. Left: Julia Brokaw /Courtesy of the artist. Right: Jason Merritt/Getty Images hide caption

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No Blank Space, Baby: Taylor Swift Is The Soul Of Ryan Adams

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Ryan Adams Locates The Dark Underbelly Of Taylor Swift's '1989'

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Clockwise from upper left: Ryan Adams, Jamie xx, Joy Williams, Eskimeaux Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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New Mix: Ryan Adams, Jamie xx, The Civil Wars' Joy Williams, More

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Ryan Adams' new album, the latest in a prolific career, is called Ashes & Fire. David Black/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Ryan Adams: Up From The 'Ashes'

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