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Showbiz Dreams Collide With Reality In 'La La Land'

Damien Chazelle's latest film is a modern take on classic 1930s musicals. It's the story of a musician and a frustrated actress, learning to reconcile their dreams with the reality of Hollywood life.

Spring Jam Alex Bleeker & the Freaks
Do Your Thing 6ix Toys

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Childish Gambino's New Album Is A Funky Left Turn

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Me and Your Momma Childish Gambino
Amsterdam Peter Bjorn and John
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Strange Constellations Bombay Dub Orchestra
Two Weeks [Fred Falke Extended Mix] Grizzly Bear

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South Korea Impeaches President, But Political Drama Isn't Finished

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Jingle Bells Booker T. & the MG's
Baba O'Riley The Ghost of Paul Revere
Duraq Andy Nice
Sacred Sands Allah-Las
Moonlight Serenade Glenn Miller & His Orchestra
Seasons (Waiting On You) Future Islands

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Remembering Four Electronic Musicians Lost In The Oakland Warehouse Fire

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Dial M For Money: Can Mobile Banking Lift People Out Of Poverty?

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Something You Lost Melodium
Boogie Man Sid Phillips and His Melodians

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Showbiz Dreams Collide With Reality In 'La La Land'

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Another Day of Sun La La Land Cast
Someone Great LCD Soundsystem