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: 'Charmer Is Just Another Word For Narcissist'

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Left to right: Aimee Mann, Sheryl Crow, Suzanne Vega.

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World Cafe Looks Back: '90s Singer-Songwriters

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Aimee Mann in Studio on World Cafe 6/6/08

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Aimee Mann in Studio on World Cafe - 12/25/2006

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Aimee Mann in-studio on World Cafe - 08/19/2005

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