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Best Coast On World Cafe

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Map of the Soul: 7, the latest album from the K-pop band BTS, is among our picks for the week's best new releases. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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New Music Friday: Our Top 9 Albums Out On Feb. 21

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Clockwise from upper left: Beck, Cate Le Bon, Arp's Alexis Georgopoulos, Best Coast Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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New Mix: Beck, Best Coast, Joanna Gruesome, More

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The duo of singer-songwriter Bethany Cosentino and multi-instrumentalist Bobb Bruno, Best Coast plays straightforward power-pop saturated with West Coast imagery. David Black hide caption

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Best Coast In Concert

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Clockwise from upper left: Kishi Bashi, Simone White, Bobby Womack, Aleksa Palladino of Exitmusic, Sinead O'Connor. Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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Discussion: Our Favorite Music Of The Year (So Far)

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Clockwise from top left: Best Coast, Patti Smith, Debo Band, fun. Courtesy of the artists / NPR hide caption

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Patti Smith, Best Coast, Debo Band And More

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A 12-inch record tips onto the spindle at EKS Manufacturing. Jacob Ganz hide caption

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Slow And Steady: Vinyl Survives

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The Los Angeles music scene churned out some of 2010's best albums. iStockphoto hide caption

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KCRW's Best L.A. Bands Of 2010

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Best Coast's "Boyfriend" is a perfect soundtrack for bumming around the beach on a sweltering day. courtesy of the artist hide caption

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