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Listen to Pop Culture Happy Hour

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They Might Be Giants: Tiny Desk Concert

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Come Back to Us, the first album by Zach Rogue's new band Release the Sunbird, comes out July 26. Andrew Paynter/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Middle of Everywhere, Pokey LaFarge's latest album with his band The South City Three, comes out July 19. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The Blind Boys Of Alabama: Tiny Desk Concert

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The Decemberists: Tiny Desk Concert

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Rave On Buddy Holly, a tribute to the rock 'n' roll pioneer, features Holly covers by Paul McCartney, The Black Keys, Patti Smith and many more. The album comes out June 28. Hulton Archive/Getty Images hide caption

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Guyz Nite's "Father's Day" is an almost preposterously goodhearted, winningly sincere tribute to Dad. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Father's Day

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The Black Angels: Tiny Desk Concert

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