Clockwise from upper left: Danny Brown, Fuzz, The Blow, Tom Brosseau Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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The Shangri-Las on the cover of the "Leader of the Pack" single. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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HAIM's new album, Days Are Gone, comes out Sept. 30. Bella Howard/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Kings of Leon, left to right: Jared, Caleb, Matthew and Nathan Followill. Dan Winters/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Elton John tells Fresh Air's Terry Gross that The Diving Board is "a very adult album." Joseph Guay/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Elf Power's new album, Sunlight on the Moon, comes out Oct. 1. Jason Thrasher/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The Whisky a Go Go club on the storied Sunset Strip, once the hub L.A.'s music scene, acknowledged the May 2013 death of The Doors' keyboardist on its marquee: "Rest In Peace Ray Manzarek, Thanks for the Memories." Jason Kempin/Getty Images hide caption

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Midlake, the band from Denton, TX is about to release their 4 album. Sammy Reed/Sacks and Co hide caption

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