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Zinzile Majola, 27-year-old singer of Friends Band, says it felt like a window opening when Mugabe left. "It actually gave us more confidence that things would change from now on, from the way they were, from the way they used to be," Majola says. Claire Harbage/NPR hide caption

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Politics In Zimbabwe Has A New Soundtrack

Ebba Chitambo, 66, made music during Zimbabwe's fight for independence. Now, he's giving advice to a new generation of musicians about writing political music.

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Rocío Y Corrales (Por Sevillanas) Pedro Soler & Gaspar Claus
You! Me! Dancing! Los Campesinos!
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Leaving Family Ben Sollee
Mirror, Mirror Dr. Dog
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Hung Over The Martinis

Kenia Guerrero, 23, stands on the El Paso, Texas, side of the Paso del Norte International Bridge, also known as the Santa Fe Street Bridge — a port of entry into the U.S. from Mexico. Guerrero is from Juarez just across the border but says she feels just as at home in El Paso. Denise Tejada/Youth Radio hide caption

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Young People Adapt To A Changing Life At The Texas-Mexico Border

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Hideaway Karen O & the Kids
Montage Massive Attack

Zinzile Majola, 27-year-old singer of Friends Band, says it felt like a window opening when Mugabe left. "It actually gave us more confidence that things would change from now on, from the way they were, from the way they used to be," Majola says. Claire Harbage/NPR hide caption

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An Evening I will Not Forget Dermot Kennedy
Centipede Boogie Chet Atkins
Dead Against Smoking Admiral Fallow
Jynweythek Ylow Aphex Twin
Attack the Doctor Blockhead

Sisters from Guatemala seeking asylum, cross a bridge to a port of entry in to the United States from Matamoros, Mexico, in Brownsville, Texas. Eric Gay/AP hide caption

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Denied Asylum, But Terrified To Return Home

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The Man Who Took My Sunglasses Khruangbin
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Pine Away The Apples in Stereo
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All Pervading (Excerpt) (1978) Laraaji
Dead Swan The Limiñanas
Staunton Lick Lemon Jelly, Simon Franglen et. al.
It Gets Better (With Time) The Internet
Get Happy Benny Goodman & His Orchestra

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