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What Makes A Great Album Last?

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Courtney Barnett and Kurt Vile's Lotta Sea Lice is out now via Matador Records. Danny Cohen/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Guest DJs: Courtney Barnett & Kurt Vile

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New Mix: Pinegrove, Mary Gauthier, Partner, Selections From WOMEX And More

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Weaves' Wide Open is out now. Brendan George Ko/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Guest DJ: Weaves

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Pearls Before Swine's 'Underground' Classic Reissued 50 Years Later

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Cocteau Twins' Simon Raymonde Shares And Talks About His First New Music In 20 Years

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