Thom Yorke of Atoms For Peace. Not pictured from the band: Nigel Godrich, Flea, Mauro Refosco and Joey Waronker. Eliot Lee Hazel hide caption

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Listen: Thom Yorke on 'Amok'

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Fanny and Felix Mendelssohn relied on each other to shape their very different musical careers. Bettmann/Corbis hide caption

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Meet The Musical Mendelssohns: Felix And Fanny

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Big Freedia (the stage name of New Orleans native Freddie Ross) is one of the biggest stars of the hip-hop subculture known as bounce. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Big Freedia Lays Out The Basics Of Bounce

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Trixie Whitley first emerged several years ago as the lead singer of the Daniel Lanois project Black Dub. Her debut as a solo artist is called Fourth Corner. /Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Trixie Whitley: Songs For A Charmed — And Checkered — Life

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Adam Ant's first album in 17 years, Adam Ant is the Blueblack Hussar in Marrying the Gunner's Daughter, is an ersatz musical memoir. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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After 17 Years, Adam Ant Transforms Again

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Petra Haden's new album is titled Petra Goes to the Movies. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Petra Haden Covers Classic Film Scores With A Single Voice

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Aaron Neville's latest album, My True Story, is a collection of the doo-wop songs he grew up singing in New Orleans. Sarah A. Friedman/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The 'True Story' Inside Aaron Neville's Doo-Wop World

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Jose James' new studio album is titled No Beginning No End. Janette Beckman/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Jose James: A Broad-Minded Singer Lets The Beat Build

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New Opera Immortalizes Spat Between Paul Krugman, Estonian President

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Sean Lennon in the studio, during production of the Alter Egos soundtrack. Jordan Galland/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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For Sean Lennon, Music Is Not A Solo Act

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Sunny Jain (center, with drum) leads Red Baraat. The band's latest album, Shruggy Ji, came out this month. Erin Patrice O'Brien/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Red Baraat: A Bhangra-Powered Party Starter

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On the new album Migrations, Cristina Pato plays the gaita, a bagpipe from her native region of Galicia in northwest Spain. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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A Bagpipe-Slinging Spaniard Finds A Home In New York Jazz

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American Sound Studio On World Cafe

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Royal Studio On World Cafe

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