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Aquaria, the new album by BOOTS, comes out November 13. Eliot Lee Hazel/Nasty Little Man PR hide caption

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Clockwise from upper left: Foals, Julia Holter, Rodrigo Amarante, Telekinesis, Sjowgren Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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Bikini Kill perform at one of their first live shows, in 1990. Allison Wolfe/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Clockwise from upper left: Deerhunter, Youth Lagoon, GEMS, YACHT Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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Clockwise from upper left: Sean Price, Diane Coffee, Girl Band, Bikini Kill Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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Laura Jane Grace of Against Me! (left) and Lauren Denitzio of Worriers, whose debut LP Imaginary Life was produced by Grace. Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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Clockwise from upper left: Wilco, Lianne La Havas, Palehound, Night Beds Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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Mozart is great for babies, but what about Miles Davis? [Note: This child does not belong to Robin Hilton.] Joe Klamar/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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All Songs +1: What's The First Song A Newborn Should Hear?

Bob Boilen and Robin Hilton discuss the best way to introduce your young one to the world of music.

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Prince & The Revolution's Purple Rain. Amazon.co.uk hide caption

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Pearl Jam (top left), Missy Elliott (top right), the cover of Nirvana's Nevermind (bottom right), PJ Harvey (bottom left), Jeff Mangum of Neutral Milk Hotel (center). Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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MGMT's Oracular Spectacular. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Past meets future in this week's podcast on music streaming services Illustration by Julian Ring/NPR hide caption

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All Songs +1: The Art Of Streaming

This week's +1 podcast wrestles with what we gain — and what we lose — when we use streaming services.

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Clockwise left to right, Adult Mom, Zach Condon of Beirut, Chelsea Wolfe, Jessie Jones. Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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Clockwise from upper left: DeQn Sue, Briana Marela, Anna B Savage and cover art for Nao's February 15 EP. Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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Kamasi Washington's appropriately-named new album, The Epic, is out now. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The music that makes one of us emotional doesn't always make sense to others. William Lovelace/Getty Images hide caption

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