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Jimmy Eat World Finds The Fuel To Keep Going
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The Beatles' Defining Moment (Hint: It's Not 'Sgt. Pepper')
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The National's new album is titled Trouble Will Find Me. Deirdre O'Callaghan/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The National: 'We've Earned Our Stripes'
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Heavy Rotation: 10 Songs Public Radio Can't Stop Playing
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Clockwise from upper left: Superchunk, John Vanderslice, Lily & Madeleine, Alpine, Dirty Beaches Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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New Music: Superchunk, John Vanderslice, Lily & Madeleine, More
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Eleanor Friedberger Unashamed Of Her Favorite Sounds
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Dirty Beaches is the performing title of the Taiwanese-Canadian musician Alex Zhang Hungtai. His new double album is called Drifters / Love Is the Devil Daniel Boud/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Dirty Beaches: A Nomad Musician Starts Over (And Over, And Over)
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First Listen Live: Queens Of The Stone Age, '...Like Clockwork'
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The Doors' Keyboard Counterpoint Goes Silent: Remembering Ray Manzarek
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