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The album artwork for Burial's sophomore album, Untrue.

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November 16, 2009 We begin our 50 most important recordings of the decade with composer John Adams.

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May 20, 2008 Burial's "Ghost Hardware" presents a sound that's lush and minimal, invoking warmth and terror.

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December 20, 2007 Writer and reviewer Will Hermes shares his favorite albums of the past year.

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May 20, 2008 Burial's "Ghost Hardware" presents a sound that's lush and minimal, invoking warmth and terror.

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December 20, 2007 Writer and reviewer Will Hermes shares his favorite albums of the past year.

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December 17, 2007 Burial's clear syncopations and heavy rhythmic patterns lead to exciting songs.

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December 1, 2013 The as-yet untitled EP on Hyperdub will be three songs and total 28 minutes.

Underneath their helmets, the members of Daft Punk are actually listening to Making Time Radio.

May 13, 2012 Hear a mix of futuristic dancefloor fillers, including music from Four Tet, Grimes and Hot Chip.

Clockwise from top left: John Talabot, The 2 Bears, Grimes, VCMG.

February 15, 2012 This week: an enigmatic producer's debut, a Hot Chip side project and remixed African dance music.

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Album cover art for Four Tet's Fabriclive (upper left), M83 (right), The Field (bottom left).

October 18, 2011 This week's All Songs includes new tracks from M83, RxRy and a mystery artist yet to be identified.

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NPR Music staffers have put away sun-soaked songs for more reflective, autumnal fare.

October 26, 2010 As we try to coin "hoodie jams" as a catchphrase, we invite you to share your favorite fall music.

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