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James Murphy of LCD Soundsystem. The band is back with a new album, American Dream, six years after they bid farewell with a huge show at Madison Square Garden. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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It's Happened: LCD Soundsystem Is Back With 'American Dream'

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James Murphy of LCD Soundsystem. The band's new album, American Dream, is its first after a six-year hiatus. Nicholas Hunt/Getty Images hide caption

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LCD Soundsystem Lives Its Darkly Philosophical, Archly Self-Aware 'American Dream'

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The 1975 is, from left to right, George Daniel, Ross MacDonald, Matty Healy and Adam Hann. Courtesy of the artist. hide caption

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Guest DJ: Matty Healy Of The 1975 On Making Music From Now On

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The fictional band from This Is Spinal Tap plays a real-life concert in 1984. Nigel Tufnel, the guitarist played by Christopher Guest, favored amplifiers whose volume could be cranked up to 11. Ebet Roberts/Redferns hide caption

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These Go To 11: Songs Best Heard Extra-Loud

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The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart (top left), Low (bottom left), Timber Timbre's Taylor Kirk (right). Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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New Mix: Low, The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart, More

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Listeners Pick 2010's Best Music (So Far)

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String Metal, A Country Legend, LCD Soundsystem

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LCD Soundsystem: A Music Geek Makes Good

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