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Inner City Blues (Make Me Wanna Holler) Marvin Gaye 0:29

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    Marvin Gaye
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    Inner City Blues (Make Me Wanna Holler)
    Album
    What's Going On
    Label
    Motown

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Variations for vibes, pianos & strings [Slow] Steve Reich, London Sinfonietta 0:11

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    Steve Reich, London Sinfonietta
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    Variations for vibes, pianos & strings [Slow]
    Album
    Steve Reich: Daniel Variations
    Label
    Nonesuch

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La Spada Di San Galgano (The Sword of Saint Galgano) Mandala Octet 1:03

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    Mandala Octet
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    La Spada Di San Galgano (The Sword of Saint Galgano)
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    La Spada di San Galgano (The Sword of St. Galgano)
    Label
    Accurate

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Like a Packed Cupboard But Quiet Un Caddie Renverse dans l'Herbe 0:28

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    Un Caddie Renverse dans l'Herbe
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    Like a Packed Cupboard But Quiet
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    Like a Packed Cupboard But Quiet
    Label
    Dekorder

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Lamento Cubano Bebo Valdés Trio 0:58

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    Bebo Valdés Trio
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    Lamento Cubano
    Album
    El Arte del Sabor
    Label
    Blue Note

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I'm Waiting for the Man The Velvet Underground and Nico 1:42

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    The Velvet Underground and Nico
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    I'm Waiting for the Man
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    Velvet Underground & Nico [Deluxe Edition]
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    Universal

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Sweet Jane The Velvet Underground 0:12

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    The Velvet Underground
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    Sweet Jane
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    Peel Slowly and See
    Label
    Polydor/Chronicles

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