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John Grant's comical and moving new album Love is Magic is on our list of the best releases for Oct. 12. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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New Music Friday For Oct. 12: 6 Albums You Should Hear Now

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Courtney Barnett and Kurt Vile's Lotta Sea Lice is out now via Matador Records. Danny Cohen/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Guest DJs: Courtney Barnett & Kurt Vile

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Clockwise from upper left: Courtney Barnett and Kurt Vile, Susanne Sundfør, MGMT, Dark Rooms Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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New Mix: MGMT, Courtney Barnett And Kurt Vile, More

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Songs We Love: Hope Sandoval, 'Let Me Get There (Feat. Kurt Vile)'

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Kurt Vile On World Cafe

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Kurt Vile's new album, Wakin on a Pretty Daze, comes out April 9. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Wakin on a Pretty Day

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Kurt Vile performed at Auditorium Shores the day after a bag of his equipment was stolen. Shantel Mitchell for NPR hide caption

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Kurt Vile, Live In Concert: SXSW 2011

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Philadelphia's Kurt Vile will take the World Cafe Live stage at noon ET. Shawn Brackbill/Courtesy of Matador Records hide caption

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Kurt Vile In Concert

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