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Bas' new album Milky Way is on our shortlist for the best albums out on Aug. 24. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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New Music Friday For Aug. 24: Seven Albums You Should Hear Now

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"The idea behind this is not to create a computer that makes music for me, it's to create an instrument that I'm playing," Ólafur Arnalds says. Eric Lee/NPR hide caption

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One Key, Many Notes: Ólafur Arnalds' Piano Rig Fuses Technology And Musicality

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Clockwise from upper left: Ari Roar, Beatrice Deer, Ólafur Arnalds, Khruangbin, Whyte Horses Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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New Mix: Ólafur Arnalds, Khruangbin, Whyte Horses, Ari Roar, More

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Small Plane

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Olafur Arnalds, Live In Concert

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Clockwise from upper left: Valeska Steiner and Sonja Glass of Boy, Matthew Cooper of Eluvium, Vampire Weekend, Annie Hardy of Giant Drag Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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New Mix: Vampire Weekend, Savages, Giant Drag, Eluvium And More

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"Vid Vorum Sma"

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This Week's Mix: From Buzzcocks To Bettye LaVette

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