Valerie June's new song "Shakedown" is KXT's pick for this month's Heavy Rotation. Danny Clinch/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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This month, KUTX's Jack Anderson picked hip-hop project Third Root's song "Soul Force." Josh Huskin/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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World Cafe's Talia Schlanger picked London newcomer Obongjayar's song "Creeping" as a favorite this month. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Amanda Shires' new song "The Way It Dimmed" is Folk Alley's pick for September's mix. Josh Wool/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Minneapolis' Gospel Machine is one of Andrea Swensson's favorite local bands right now. Sarah White/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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John Mark Nelson's "Dream Last Night" is a recent favorite at WVPB in Charleston, W.Va. Nick Fay/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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"Julia," by Toronto's Fast Romantics, was a favorite at CBC Music this month. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Atlanta rapper Raury's "Devil's Whisper" is a powerful song that flirts with gospel and folk, says World Cafe's David Dye. Faisal Mohammed/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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With his catchy songwriting and rock-star stage presence, BØRNS grabbed WNKU's attention. Nick Walker/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Other Lives settled down in Portland, Oregon to record "Reconfiguration," a song opbmusic couldn't get enough of this month. Emily Ulmer/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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CBC Music can't get enough of the Canadian folk-rock duo Whitehorse. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Courtney Barnett's "Pedestrian At Best" was a favorite at WNYC in February. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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