David Bazan (right), with bassist Andy Fitts (middle) and drummer Alex Westcoat (left). JUCO hide caption

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The Austin-based duo Zorch, as surf and turf. Laurel Barickman, RecSpec/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Ryan Lott writes and records under the name Son Lux. Brenden Beecy/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Ryan Lott writes and records under the name Son Lux. Brenden Beecy/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Brian Muldoon and Jack White (right) of The Upholsterers on the cover of the Makers of High Grade Suites 7". Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The Lower Dens perform live at The Black Cat in Washington, D.C. on March 11. Shantel Mitchell/for NPR hide caption

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