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Von Wegen Lisbeth performs live for World Cafe Kimberly Junod/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Von Wegen Lisbeth on World Cafe

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MUNA self-titled album tops this week's shortlist of the best albums out on June 24. Isaac Schneider/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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New Music Friday: The best releases out June 24

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Mattiel Mini Concert on World Cafe

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Shybits on World Cafe Sense of Place Berlin

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Joan Jett on World Cafe

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"Working together is a very egoless process," Editrix drummer Josh Daniel (right) says. "We want the music to flow when you listen to it, even if it's jarring." Richard Lenz/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Fontaines D.C. on World Cafe

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The Japanese psych-rock band Les Rallizes Dénudés were after a visceral — sometimes violent — impact, borne from unimaginable loudness. M. Tezuka and OZ Press/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Wilco members Jeff Tweedy (right) and Glenn Kotche (center) spoke with NPR's Scott Simon about embracing country on their album Cruel Country. Jamie Kelter Davis hide caption

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Wilco releases an out-and-out country music double album with 'Cruel Country'

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