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AlunaGeorge Finds A Natural Groove, By Accident

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OMD: New-Wavers Look Backward To Go Forward

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Bonobo: Challenging Music's 'Borders,' Finding A New Frontier

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Toro Y Moi: A Pioneer Of 'Chillwave' On California's Complications

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Scottish producer Calvin Harris presents the fruits of a prolific year and a half on the new album 18 Months. Rukes/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Calvin Harris On Dance-Pop As A 'Futuristic Experiment'

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Ambient music composer William Basinski says the four-volume work, now a box set, saved his life. James Elaine hide caption

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Pet Shop Boys Leave 'West End' To Explore 'Elysium'

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Dan Deacon On Computers, College And 'Electronic Music'

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The Very Best: A Would-Be Lion Chaser's Backup Plan

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A fan of soul and disco, Nemiah Mitchell, Jr. (left) let the taste of his son, Vince Lawrence, shape the output of his record labels Mitchbal and Chicago Connection. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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"Shake Your Body" by Jeanette Thomas

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Suzanne Ciani's new retrospective album, Lixiviation 1969-1985, presents long-form works alongside her many commercial projects. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Air: Scoring A Cinematic Marvel, 100 Years Later

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Cut Copy: Wine Bottles And Electronic Beats

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Damon Albarn Captures The Sounds Of Congo

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