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Hear how 'Good Vibrations' was created

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Reg Presley, The Voice Of 'Wild Thing,' Dies

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Clockwise from upper left: Early photo of My Bloody Valentine, Grouper, The Knife, Ballake Sissoko. Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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New Music From The Knife, Four Tet And (Oh Yeah) My Bloody Valentine

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Trey Anastasio On World Cafe

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Hear Two New Songs By Parquet Courts

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Kris Kristofferson On Writing For — And Outliving — His Idols

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Rock musician Dave Grohl recorded Nirvana's Nevermind at L.A.'s Sound City Studios; now, he's turned his musical memories of the place into a documentary film of the same name. Varrance Films hide caption

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Ron Sexsmith: At Midlife, A Songwriter Ponders Mortality

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Clockwise from upper left: Bryan Ferry, Night Beds, Thom Yorke of Atoms For Peace, Ex-Cops, Unknown Mortal Orchestra Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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A Secret Atoms For Peace Track, Roxy Music As '20s Jazz, More

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The Helio Sequence On World Cafe

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Listen: Thom Yorke on 'Amok'

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Father John Misty On World Cafe

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Jim James' Regions of Light and Sound of God comes out Feb. 5. Neil Krug/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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State of the Art (A.E.I.O.U)

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Thao & The Get Down Stay Down's new album, We the Common, comes out Feb. 5. Lauren Tabak/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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We the Common

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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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