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Aimee Mann And Ted Leo: A Collaboration, Inspired By The Fonz

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Ted Leo and Aimee Mann join forces on a new album named for their collaborative songwriting project, The Both. Christian Lantry/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Ted Leo And Aimee Mann On Ego, Humor And The Uncanny Valley

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Aimee Mann and Ted Leo perform together as The Both at a Tiny Desk Concert in February 2014. Jim Tuttle/NPR hide caption

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The Both: Tiny Desk Concert

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Aimee Mann and Ted Leo of The Both, whose self-titled debut album comes out April 15. Christian Lantry/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The Both

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St. Vincent's Annie Clark recreates the pummeling sounds of Big Black, backed by the Dirty Projectors rhythm section. Wills Glasspiegel for NPR hide caption

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

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Splitsville: Breaking Up With Your Favorite Bands

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He's been assembling finely tuned pop-punk anthems for years, but Ted Leo sings "The Mighty Sparrow" as if it's his first day on the job. courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Mighty Sparrow

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Ted Leo And The Pharmacists On World Cafe

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