Foxygen is Sam France (left) and Jonathan Rado; the duo's latest album is called Hang. Cara Robbins/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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On Its Latest Album, Foxygen Keeps A California State Of Mind

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Chanse Zavalla, 22, left, and O'Shea Spencer, 20, right, stand in front of the remains of a hogan structure, set on fire ahead of the Army Corp's deadline to leave the Oceti Sakowin protest camp on February 22, 2017 in Cannon Ball, North Dakota. Stephen Yang/Getty Images hide caption

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Chicano Batman's new album, Freedom Is Free, comes out March 3. Josue Rivas/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Freedom Is Free

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Last Place

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Agnes Obel's latest album is called Citizen Of Glass. Alex Brüel Flagstad/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Agnes Obel on World Cafe

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"Don't do it for the applause or anything else," Beth Hart advises other artists. "Just do it because you love it." Mona Nordøy/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Beth Hart's Advice To Fellow Musicians: 'We Have The Right To Say No'

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On his latest album as Strand of Oaks, Timothy Showalter embraces the highest and lowest points of his life with equal joy. Maclay Heriot/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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When Reality Is More Intense Than Psychedelics: Strand Of Oaks On 'Hard Love'

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Brooke Waggoner performs on this week's episode of Mountain Stage. Brian Blauser/Mountain Stage hide caption

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Brooke Waggoner On Mountain Stage

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Ani Cordero's new album, Querido Mundo, comes out February 24. Bek Andersen/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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