Leah Scarpelli

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A crowd gathers at Hollywood's Amoeba Music for a free weekday concert in 2007. A new shift to Friday album releases could spell logistical trouble for independent record stores like this one. Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Goodbye, Music Tuesday: Starting Today, Albums Come Out On Friday

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Eilen Jewell at Military Reserve Park in Boise, Idaho. Otto Kitsinger/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Eilen Jewell, The Half-Broke Horse Of Idaho, Returns Home

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Hop Along's new album is titled Painted Shut. Shervin Lainez/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Hop Along's 'Painted Shut' Invokes Two Mysterious Musicians

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Sleater-Kinney's new album, its first since 2005, is No Cities to Love. Left to right: drummer Janet Weiss, singer-guitarist Corin Tucker, singer-guitarist Carrie Brownstein. Brigitte Sire/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Sleater-Kinney's Deleted Scenes

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Depression-Era Photos Make A Mark In American Photography

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We Are the Willows' new album is titled Picture (Portrait). Peter Miller (center) is the band's principal songwriter. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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A Musician Writes A Soundtrack For His Grandparents' Love Story

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Depression-Era Photos Make A Mark In American Photography

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New God's 'Firework,' Celebrating Childhood Joys Of Summer

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Seun Kuti & Egypt 80 Release 'A Long Way To The Beginning'

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In Photos: Moroccan Motorcycle Mashup

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Kermit and the other Muppets get the all-star treatment on the newly released tribute Muppets: The Green Album. Courtesy of Walt Disney Records hide caption

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The Muppets: Still Pulling Strings In The Music World

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This James Brown image became one of Globe Poster's best-known designs. Courtesy of Joseph Gallbreath hide caption

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Globe Poster: An Illustrated History Of American Music

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A Curtain Call For Austin City Limits' Famed Studio

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Funk On A 45: D.C. Soul Music Rediscovered

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