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Fiona Apple's 'Wheel' Of Extravagant Emotions

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A Posthumous Masterpiece Adds To E.S.T.'s Legacy

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Ray Anderson: A Pocket-Size Suite Makes A Huge Racket

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'Yours and Mine' by The Dynamites feat. Charles Walker and Bettye LaVette

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On 'Banga,' Patti Smith Pays Homage To Friends

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Ester

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The Untold Story Of Singer Bobby Charles

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Louder Than Thou

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Edmar Castaneda's 'Double Portion' Of Harp

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That Time Is Gone

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Sidi Touré And The Sonic Heritage Of The Sahara

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American Weekend

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Dark Steering

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