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Top row, left to right: Laura Marling, Lorde, Mike Milosh of Rhye; middle row: Ty Segall, James Blake, Valerie June; bottom row: Khaela Maricich and Melissa Dyne of The Blow, Earl Sweatshirt, Lou Reed.

Listen Discussion: The Year in Music, 2013

December 4, 2013 – All Songs Considered's wide-ranging discussion of the music that meant the most in 2013.


Listen All Songs Considered: The Year In Music, 2013

December 4, 2013 – All Songs Considered's wide-ranging discussion of the music that meant the most in 2013.


Arcade Fire's Win Butler, performing live at Capitol Studios in Los Angeles.

Listen Arcade Fire, Live In Concert

October 28, 2013 – Hear the band perform highlights from its new album, Reflektor, live from Capitol Studios.


Arcade Fire's new album, Reflektor, comes out Tuesday.

Watch Arcade Fire On Its Brand-New Beat

October 28, 2013 – Regine Chassagne and Win Butler explain the cross-cultural themes behind the new album Reflektor.


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Watch The Arcade Fire Album Is Here To Hear

October 24, 2013 – The entire new Arcade Fire album Reflektor can be heard here.

Arcade Fire on Saturday night in Bushwick. Win Butler on the left, Richard Reed Parry on the right.

Watch Arcade Fire In The Throes Of Transformation

October 23, 2013 – The masquerading group that played Brooklyn this weekend was not the Arcade Fire of days past.

Lucius was just one of the many bands worth discovering at this year's CMJ festival.

Read Our Favorite Discoveries From The 2013 CMJ Music Festival

October 22, 2013 – Hear a killer mix of some of the standout bands we found at the 2013 CMJ Music festival.


Arcade Fire accepts the Album of the Year Award for The Suburbs onstage during The 53rd Annual Grammy Awards.

Watch Who Is Arcade Fire??

February 14, 2011 – The band's Grammy for Album of the Year leaves some music fans baffled.

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Read Lady Antebellum, Arcade Fire Win Big At Grammys

February 14, 2011 – The country trio won Song and Record of the Year, and the Montreal rockers won Album of the Year.

Watch Ken Tucker's Top 10 Albums Of 2010

December 23, 2010 – Tucker's diverse picks include albums by Tracey Thorn, Kanye West, Joanna Newsom and Arcade Fire.


CD sale; credit: iStockphoto

Read The Best/Worst Ideas Of 2010: Reverse Sticker Shock

December 22, 2010 – Amazon sold hundreds of albums for $3.99, pushing the question of music's value into the spotlight.

a collage of artists featured on the show

Listen 'All Songs' Listeners Pick The Best Albums Of 2010

December 14, 2010 – All Songs Considered listeners cast thousands of votes for the year's best music. See their Top 25.


Read 50 Favorites: A-B

December 1, 2010 – The list of our 50 favorite albums of the year includes Arcade Fire and more artists from A to B.

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Listen The Secret Ingredient Of Arcade Fire's New Video? You

September 5, 2010 – Director Chris Milk wanted to offer "something that people can see themselves in." Literally.


'An Introduction to...' Elliott Smith

Read Is Indie Rock The New Classic Rock?

August 12, 2010 – Elliott Smith gets a "hits" collection, and indie rock flexes its muscles in the spotlight.

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