Grizzly Bear's newest full-length, Shields, is one of a heaping handful of exciting new rock albums out this month. Tom Hines/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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What To Hear Now: This Month In Rock Records

Rock critic Tom Moon chats with NPR's Melissa Block about some exciting fall releases from Grizzly Bear, Bob Dylan and others.

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David Byrne and St. Vincent's new album, Love This Giant, comes out Sept. 11. Andreas Laszlo Konrath/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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David Byrne Finds A Disco Muse In Imelda Marcos

A version of the disgraced former first lady of the Philippines serves as the central character of Byrne's first foray into musical theater.

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David Byrne and Fatboy Slim's collaboration, Here Lies Love, includes 22 songs about the rise and fall of Imelda Marcos. Andy Sheppard/Redferns/Getty Images hide caption

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On Here Lies Love, David Byrne teams up with Fatboy Slim to tell the story of Imelda Marcos. Clayton Cubitt hide caption

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