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The Best Music Of 2014

Ken Tucker's Top 9 Albums Of 2014, Plus A Book

Making new sounds while staying mindful of the past is a common theme in the Fresh Air music critic's year-end list.

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Music Interviews

Miranda Lambert: Breaking The Country Music Mold

The singer-songwriter's music — like her upbringing — walks the line between typical and unorthodox.

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