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Joy Oladokun on World Cafe

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David Shaw on World Cafe

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The Back Roots of Rock and Roll: Part 4

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Dionne Farris performs onstage during BET Presents the American Black Film Festival Honors on February 17, 2017, in Beverly Hills, Calif. Frazer Harrison/Getty Images hide caption

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The Black Roots Of Rock And Roll: Part 3

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Bartees Strange on World Cafe

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The Black Roots of Rock and Roll Part 2 on World Cafe

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Sister Rosetta Tharpe performs onstage with the Lucky Millinder Orchestra, circa 1938. Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images hide caption

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The Black Roots of Rock and Roll: Part 1

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The Foo Fighters celebrate their 25th anniversary with a cheery, upbeat sound on their 10th record entitled Medicine at Midnight. Danny Clinch/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Dave Grohl Talks Foo Fighters' New Saturday-Night Party Album, 'Medicine At Midnight'

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Laura Jane Grace on World Cafe

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Fontaines D.C. on World Cafe

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Weezer's new record, OK Human, is an orchestral affair, recorded back to back with a heavy metal album. Brendan Walter/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Rivers Cuomo On Weezer's Latest, 'OK Human,' And The Need To Riff (Or Not)

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Ani DiFranco's latest album, Revolutionary Love, explores the idea of approaching your adversaries with compassion. Daymon Gardner/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Ani DiFranco Wants Us To Engage In 'Revolutionary Love'

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Arlo Parks On World Cafe

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Matt Berninger On World Cafe

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