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Brandi Carlile on World Cafe

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Big Thief on World Cafe

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From top left, clockwise: Raveena, caroline, Pusha T, Joyce DiDonato, Big Thief. Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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A Punjabi space epic and a laid-back throwback — NPR's favorite music of February

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Big Thief spreads its bets

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Pop and R&B singer Raveena's latest, Asha's Awakening, is on our shortlist of the best albums out on Feb. 11. Furmaan Ahmed/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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New Music Friday: The top 5 albums out on Feb. 11

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Clockwise from upper left: FACESOUL, Big Thief, Pinegrove, Maia Friedman Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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New Mix: Big Thief, Pinegrove, FACESOUL, Maia Friedman, more

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Clockwise from upper left: Mitski, Shamir, Cate LeBon, Big Thief Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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New Mix: Mitski, Cate Le Bon, Big Thief, Shamir, more

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Top left, clockwise: George Harrison, Coco, Big Thief, Hand Habits, Circuit Des Yeux. Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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New Mix: Big Thief, George Harrison, Circuit Des Yeux, Hand Habits, More

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Grammy nominees Brittany Howard, Marcus King and Big Thief. Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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Black Pumas On World Cafe

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Adrianne Lenker, lead vocalist and guitarist of Big Thief, released two solo albums in October, simply titled songs and instrumentals. Genesis Báez/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Adrianne Lenker On Carving Out Space To Recover

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Upper left: Big Thief; Top right: Pezzettino; Lower right: serpentwithfeet; Bottom left: Samia Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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New Mix: Big Thief, Serpentwithfeet, Chris Funk, More

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Big Thief On World Cafe

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Cecilia Bartoli (left) and Adrianne Lenker of the band Big Thief (right) Cecilia Bartoli (courtesy Decca Classics), Adrianne Lenker (Matt Cowan/Getty Images) hide caption

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One Big Breath And A Blazing Guitar: 2019's Best Moments In Music

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Clockwise from upper left: Lana Del Rey, Lizzo, Carly Rae Jepsen, FKA Twigs, The National, Brittany Howard Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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Poll Results: NPR Listeners Pick The Top Albums Of 2019

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