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Ray Davies On World Cafe

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Naive, Yet Revolutionary: Ray Davies On 50 Years Of The Kinks

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Ray Davies On World Cafe

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Ray Davies enlists Bruce Springsteen, Lucinda Williams and other artists to help perform his songs on the new album See My Friends. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Ray Davies: That's What Friends Are For

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You guys sure had a lot of song suggestions for Kurt. (We think he's awesome, too.) Matthias Clamer/Fox hide caption

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The Kinks Choral Concert

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Fall Music Preview

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Guest DJ Ray Davies

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The Kinks' Ray Davies: Opening a Solo Chapter

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