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Foster Brothers Rudresh Mahanthappa & Steve Lehman
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Foster Brothers
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Dual Identity
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Rudresh Mahanthappa & Steve Lehman

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Post-Modern Pharaohs Rudresh Mahanthappa & Steve Lehman
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Post-Modern Pharaohs
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Dual Identity
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Rudresh Mahanthappa & Steve Lehman

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Cleo's Mood Junior Walker & All Stars
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Cleo's Mood
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Pirate Radio [Soundtrack]
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Junior Walker & All Stars

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Independent record stores have experienced a resurgence since Tower Records' demise in 2006. Tim Boyle/Getty Images hide caption

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Record Store Day Celebrates Independent Music Retailers

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All Day and All of the Night Kinks
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All Day and All of the Night
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Pirate Radio [Soundtrack]
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Kinks

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New Orleans Instrumental No. 1 [Instrumental] R.E.M.
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New Orleans Instrumental No. 1 [Instrumental]
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Automatic for the People
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R.E.M.

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Treefingers Tallywood Strings
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Strung Out on Kid A: The String Quartet Tribute to Radiohead
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In God's Country Hiro Goto & Adrienne Woods
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In God's Country
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Still Strung Out on U2: A String Quartet Tribute
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Hiro Goto & Adrienne Woods

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The Habit of Art explores the darker side of artistic life. One moment, Richard Griffith's bedraggled W.H. Auden is pontificating on the significance — or insignificance — art and the next he is passing gas. Johan Persson hide caption

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Playwright Alan Bennett Explores His 50-Year 'Habit'

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Tymps (The Sick in the Head Song) Fiona Apple
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Tymps (The Sick in the Head Song)
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Extraordinary Machine
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Fiona Apple

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In 3's Beastie Boys
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In 3's
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The In Sound from Way Out!
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Beastie Boys

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Prelude Yesterdays New Quintet
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Prelude
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Angles Without Edges
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Yesterdays New Quintet

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