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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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Aisha Burns's sophomore album tackles death, new love, depression and more. Stephanie Larsen/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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'I've Discovered My Voice': Aisha Burns Navigates Love In The Wake Of Her Mom's Death

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The Breeders' All Nerve — the band's fifth album, and first in 10 years — is out now. Eslah Attar/NPR hide caption

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The Breeders Are 'All Nerve' After A Long Hiatus

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Michael McDonald's new album, Wide Open, is out now. Timothy White/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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'Wide Open' Captures The 'Honest Emotions' Of Michael McDonald

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Lukas Nelson and Promise of the Real's new, self-titled album was released August 25. Myriam Santos hide caption

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Lukas Nelson On Surfing And Stingrays, A Childhood On Tour And His Georgia Love Story

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Rock musician and Native American music pioneer Stevie Salas performing in Germany in 2010. Salas served as executive producer on Rumble, which he was also featured in. Thomas von der Heiden/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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'Rumble' Celebrates Rock 'N' Roll's Native American Roots

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Dr. Kurt Newman visits with 14-year-old Jack Pessaud, who's undergoing treatment for a cancerous tumor in his knee at Children's National Health System in Washington, D.C. Meredith Rizzo/NPR hide caption

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'Healing Children': A Surgeon's Take On What Kids Need

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Beth Ditto's first solo album, Fake Sugar, is out now. Mary McCartney/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Beth Ditto On 'Fake Sugar' And Sweet Memories

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Samantha Crain spoke with NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro about her latest album, You Had Me At Goodbye. Dakota Lewallen/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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For Samantha Crain, 'Making New Traditions' Is A Mode Of Survival

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Waldo wildfire, Colorado Springs. June 24-27, 2012. Courtesy of John Wark hide caption

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Flying Above Colorado, Photographer Has 'Rare Perspective'

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Michelle Kloser, School Nutrition Director for the West Salem School District in Wisconsin took this picture of Thursday's lunch, which includes baked chicken and rosemary potatoes. Michelle Kloser/ for NPR hide caption

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