Stephen Thompson Stephen Thompson is an editor and reviewer for NPR Music, where he writes the advice column The Good Listener and fusses over comma placement. He is also a frequent panelist on All Songs Considered, and appears every week on Pop Culture Happy Hour.
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Jeremy Messersmith's new album, Heart Murmurs, comes out Feb. 4. Kyle Dean Reinford/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The Autumn Defense's new album, Fifth, comes out Jan. 28. Chloe Aftel/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Dum Dum Girls' new album, Too True, comes out Jan. 28. James Orlando/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Warpaint's self-titled album comes out Jan. 21. Mia Kirby/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Against Me!'s Transgender Dysphoria Blues comes out Jan. 21. Ryan Russell/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Give the People What They Want, Sharon Jones' new album with The Dap-Kings, comes out Jan. 14. Paul McGeiver/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Damien Jurado's new album, Brothers and Sisters of the Eternal Son, comes out Jan. 21. Steve Gullick/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Brothers and Sisters of the Eternal Son

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Pop Culture Happy Hour: Time Machines, Time Capsules And A Live Studio Audience

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