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The Best Day

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Sonic Youth's Thurston Moore gazes over the rail on the Station to Station train as it speeds across the country. Mara McKevitt hide caption

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Hear Thurston Moore And Doug Aitken Discuss 'Station To Station'

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KCRW Presents: Thurston Moore

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Thurston Moore In Concert

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A glorious bit of Velvet Underground-esque balladry, Thurston Moore's "Benediction" unfolds like a graceful prayer. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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'Benediction' by Thurston Moore

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Thurston Moore in Studio on KEXP 10/24/07

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