Clockwise from upper left: Leonard Cohen, Lou Reed, The Mountain Goats, Suzanne Vega. Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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Laurie Anderson, first lady of the avant-garde, recently visited World Cafe. courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Homeland is Laurie Anderson's first studio album in 10 years. Noah Greenburg hide caption

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Laurie Anderson. Tim Knox hide caption

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