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Lyndsey McKenna, photographed for NPR, 19 September 2019, in Washington DC.
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Lyndsey McKenna

Assistant Editor–Audience Strategist, NPR Music

Assistant Editor-Audience Strategist, NPR Music

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Race Records, the latest release from country singer Miko Marks, is on our shortlist of the best albums and EPs out on Oct. 1. Amanda Lopez/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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New Music Friday: The top 7 albums out on Oct. 1

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With Let Me Do One More, Sarah Tudzin issues an invitation into the expressive and ever-widening musical world of Illuminati Hotties. Mariah Russek/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Kacey Musgraves' latest album Star-Crossed and its companion film are out now. Adrienne Raquel/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Top left, clockwise: PinkPantheress, Lucas Debargue, Lee Morgan, James Blake, Injury Reserve, Foxing. Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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Kacey Musgraves, 'star-crossed'

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Billie Eilish's sophomore full-length, Happier Than Ever, tops this week's list of the best albums out on July 30. Kelia Anne MacCluskey/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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New Music Friday: The Top 8 Albums Out On July 30

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