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Kurt Vile's new album, Wakin on a Pretty Daze, comes out April 9. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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An American zoo tried experiments of playing music to animals to see if it subdued them. Hulton Archive/Getty Images hide caption

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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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