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With its horns and woodwinds, Of Montreal's "Dour Percentage" is danceable like a disco hit, but twice as flirty. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Dour Percentage

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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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Of Montreal's Kevin Barnes (center) spoke with World Cafe host David Dye. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Of Montreal On World Cafe

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Alternating between shrieking falsetto and spoken word, Of Montreal's "Our Riotous Defects" chronicles a deteriorating relationship with a "crazy girl." courtesy of the artist hide caption

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'Our Riotous Defects' by Of Montreal

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Of Montreal's Humanist Sermon On 'False Priest'

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Strange creatures take the stage in Of Montreal's spectacular performance at the 9:30 Club, in Washington, D.C. Shantel Mitchell hide caption

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The touring band for Of Montreal, L-R: Dottie Alexander, Bryan Poole, Nicholas Dobbratz, Kevin Barnes (center), Davey Pierce, Clayton Rychlik, Thayer Sarrano. Patrick Heagney hide caption

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Even with creative MP3 packaging for his music, Of Montreal's Kevin Barnes still believes in the concept of the album. Patrick Heagney hide caption

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Of Montreal in Studio on World Cafe 6/5/09

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