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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Thurston Moore. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Thurston Moore performs live at the 11th Annual NON-COMMvention in May. Courtesy of WXPN hide caption

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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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