Horace Clarence Boyer (left) with his brother James on the back cover of their first single, "Step by Step." courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Corb Lund comes from a long history of cattle ranchers, which informs his country songs as much as his time in a punk band. Lisa Johnson hide caption

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The Brooklyn Bridge in 1884. Dvorak would arrive in New York only six years later to head the National Conservatory of Music. Hulton Archive/Getty Images hide caption

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