Oliver "Tuku" Mtukudzi performs a Tiny Desk Concert for NPR Music in Washington, D.C. Erica Yoon/NPR hide caption

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Hem performs a Tiny Desk Concert in June 2013. Chloe Coleman/NPR hide caption

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Midlake, the band from Denton, TX is about to release their 4 album. Sammy Reed/Sacks and Co hide caption

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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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Bombino performs a Tiny Desk Concert on June 19, 2013. Erica Yoon/NPR hide caption

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