Deerhunter's new album, Monomania, comes out May 7. Robert Semmer/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Deerhunter frontman Bradford Cox, performing with the band, live at the 9:30 Club in Washington, D.C. Shantel Mitchell for NPR hide caption

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Tricky (upper left), Sufjan Stevens (upper right), Sharon Van Etten (bottom left) and Antony Hegarty (bottom right). hide caption

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Deerhunter has found the perfect balance between noisy adventurism and pop immediacy on its latest album, Halcyon Digest. Matt Tuttle hide caption

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