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Music Interviews

The Suffers, A Houston Funk Troupe, Makes The Big Crossover

A year ago, the 10-piece band was working day jobs and gigging on weekends. Ari Shapiro talks with members Kam Franklin and Adam Castaneda about making the leap that landed them on a national stage.

Season's Trees Daniele Luppi, Danger Mouse et. al.

A reconstruction of a Neanderthal man (right) based on skull found at the La Ferrassie rock shelter in Dordogne Valley, France. He's face to face with a male Homo sapien. Philippe Plailly & Atelier Daynes/Science Source hide caption

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Science Seeks Clues To Human Health In Neanderthal DNA

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Butter the Soul Cornershop
Heavy Soup (Outro) Cornershop

A simulation shows gravitational waves coming from two black holes as they spiral in together. S. Ossokine , A. Buonanno (MPI for Gravitational Physics)/W. Benger (Airborne Hydro Mapping GmbH) hide caption

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In Milestone, Scientists Detect Gravitational Waves As Black Holes Collide

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It's sort of a relief to report that Ryan Reynolds is finally coming into his own, superhero-wise, in Deadpool. Courtesy of 21st Century Fox hide caption

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'Deadpool' Is a Potty-Mouthed Splatterfest. A Really Funny One

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X Gon Give It to Ya DMX
What Can I Say Mr. Green
die festzeit

The city of Ecatepec, Mexico, whitewashed nearly 4 miles of a wall along the pope's travel route and gave 50 local graffiti artists a spot to lay-up their best Francis-inspired drawing. Carrie Kahn/NPR hide caption

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Mexican City Gets Makeover Just In Time For Pope Visit

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Rama Sistema Bomb & Andres Flor├ęs
Social Insecurity Oddisee
Ain't Nothing Like You (Hoochie Coo) (featuring Mos Def, Jim Jones) BlakRoc
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Cliven Bundy stands along the road near his ranch after speaking with media in Bunkerville, Nev., on Jan. 27. His sons led the occupation of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge in Oregon, and he was arrested Wednesday on charges stemming from a 2014 standoff with federal agents. John Locher/AP hide caption

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Cliven Bundy's Arrest Caps Years Of Calls For Government To Take Action

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Window Shopping Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings
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Johnny Depp Stars As Donald Trump (Yep, You Read That Right)

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The Art of the Deal Kenny Loggins
Free Wheelin Bachman-Turner Overdrive
When It Wobbles Rjd2
Heading Back Krzysztof Komeda
No Vacancy Bostich + Fussible
C.R.E.A.M. El Michels Affair
Little Sloppy El Michels Affair
Peanuts The Suffers
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Mr. Brown Bob Marley