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The Secret Fluid of Dusk Tin Hat
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The Sad Machinery of Spring
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There's a Proper Time and Procedure for Every Matter Ray Barbee
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In Full View [Bonus Tracks]
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Bluebird John Danley
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Cemeteries, Missed Trains & Blue Skies
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Joyous David Kikoski Trio
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Joyous
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Lighter Way
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David Kikoski Trio

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Sleepy Hunter The Sorts
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Sleepy Hunter
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More There
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The Sorts

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Running Wild Peppino d'Agostino
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Every Step of the Way
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Setting Things Straight: Comedian Chris Rock explores the world of black hair care, talking to men and women about the lengths they go to as they manage their locks. Roadside Attractions hide caption

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'Good Hair': Untangling A Knotty (But Big) Business

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Hair Oliver Tobias & Nocholas, Paul
Baboon Strength Charlie Hunter Trio
Most Precious One Brian Blade
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Seasons of Change
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Calabazar de Sagua Gnawledge
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Granada Doaba
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The Windup Keith Jarrett
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Rarum, Vol. 1: Selected Recordings
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The developer of Icon Brickell recently reduced prices, though not to the fire-sale levels seen in some other Miami condo projects. Greg Allen/NPR hide caption

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Miami Condo Market Heating Up Again

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Mobile Parts 1 & 2 Glenn Kotche
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Mobile
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After the United States, France is McDonald's largest market. Here, a McDonald's franchise on the Champs-Elysees in Paris sits in the shadow of the Arc de Triomphe, just blocks from the Louvre. Laurent Rebours/AP hide caption

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Big Macs To Join Mona Lisa At the Louvre

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Solitude Duke Ellington Max Roach Charlie Mingus
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Solitude
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Money Jungle
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Duke Ellington Max Roach Charlie Mingus

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There's a Proper Time and Procedure for Every Matter Ray Barbee
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There's a Proper Time and Procedure for Every Matter
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In Full View [Bonus Tracks]
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Ray Barbee

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High School Football Refs: Ghosts Of The Gridiron

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Jakolando Extra Golden
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Hera Ma Nono
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Magic Step Sam Prekop
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Who's Your New Professor
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