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Clockwise from upper left: Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin, The Mynabirds, Nate Ruess, Death And Vanilla Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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The song that reminds host Bob Boilen the most of his mom is Shirley Temple singing "The Good Ship Lollipop." The Kobal Collection hide caption

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All Songs: Nine Creative Musicians You Should Know

All of the songs on this week's show grapple with the alchemy of creation.

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All Songs +1: Why We Like The Music We Like

On this week's mini podcast: Is some music too simple — or too complicated — to enjoy?

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Clockwise from upper left: My Morning Jacket, Sharon Van Etten, Matt Pond PA, Desaparecidos Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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Clockwise from upper left: Built To Spill, Brown Bird, Holly Miranda, The Milk Carton Kids Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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Clockwise, from upper left: FFS (Franz Ferdinand and Sparks), Michael Angelakos of Passion Pit, Killer Mike, MNDR, BC Camplight Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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Clockwise from upper left: Ryan Adams, Jamie xx, Joy Williams, Eskimeaux Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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Clockwise from upper left: Girl Band, Girlpool, Kate Tempest, The Prettiots Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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Top row, left to right: Soak, Little Simz, Andy Shauf; Bottom row, left to right: Bully, Dale Watson, Kero Kero Bonito Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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Clockwise from upper left: Joanna Gruesome, Trish Keenan of Broadcast, Conor O'Brien of Villagers, Eskmo, Young Fathers Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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Clockwise from upper left: Panda Bear, Björk, Lowland Hum, Torres Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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Top row, left to right: Sóley, Patrick Watson; Middle row: Metz, Summer Cannibals; bottom: Lord Huron Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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Clockwise from upper left: Sufjan Stevens, JEFF The Brotherhood, Alabama Shakes, Waxahatchee Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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Clockwise from upper left: Bright Eyes, Ed Sheeran, Louis Armstrong, Etta James, Peter Gabriel Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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Top row: Death Cab For Cutie; middle row, left to right: Laura Marling, Asaf Avidan, Ibeyi; bottom row: Modest Mouse Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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Clockwise from upper left: Dan Deacon, Tanya Tagaq, THEESatisfaction, Jackson Scott Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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