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Dirty Projectors' Lamp Lit Prose is available now. Jason Frank Rothenberg/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Dirty Projectors' New Album Is A Magic Pop Elixir To Forget Your Troubles

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Courtney Barnett at The Anthem in Washington, D.C. on July 24, 2018. Bob Boilen/NPR hide caption

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Tell Me How You Really Feel: A Conversation With Courtney Barnett

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"It's really a part of the healing process and the coming-to-terms-with-it-all process," Boz Scaggs says of writing an album after losing his home to wildfires. Chris Phelps/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Boz Scaggs Processes The Past And Rebuilds For The Future

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Phantastic Ferniture's self-titled debut is on our shortlist for the best albums out on July 27. Nick Mckk/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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New Music Friday For July 27: Six Albums You Should Hear Now

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Josh Ritter (top left, credit: Laura Wilson), Lukas Nelson & The Promise Of The Real (top right, credit: Jacob Blickenstaff), Femi Kuti & The Positive Force (bottom left, credit: Optimus Danny), Bermuda Triangle (bottom right, credit: Harvey Hale) Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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"There's nothing that makes a parent happier than having your kids up there doing things with you," Willie Nelson says of his sons Micah and Lukas. Janis Tillerson/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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After Illness, Willie Nelson Is On The Road Again With Family At His Side

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