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Tom Verlaine spins everything from Charles Mingus to The Day the Earth Stood Still soundtrack. Stefano Giovannini/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Guest DJ Tom Verlaine (2006)

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Kimbra's first new album in five years, A Reckoning, tops our shortlist of the best new releases out on Jan. 27. Spencer Ostrander/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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New Music Friday: The best releases out on Jan. 27

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New Mix: boygenius, The National, Baaba Maal, more

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Top row, left to right: Peter Gabriel, Steady Holiday, Vagabon; Bottom row: Daughter Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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New Mix: Peter Gabriel, Vagabon, Steady Holiday, more

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Margo Price's Strays tops our shortlist of the best new albums out on Jan. 13. Alysse Gafkjen/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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New Music Friday: The best releases out on Jan. 13

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Clockwise from upper left: M(h)aol, Rozi Plain, Fievel Is Glauque, Kate Davis Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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New Mix: Kate Davis, Rozi Plain, M(h)aol, Fievel Is Glauque, more

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Janelle Monáe stars as Andi in the film Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery John Wilson/Netflix hide caption

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Peeling back layers of the 'Glass Onion' score

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From top left, clockwise: Linda Ayupuka, No Home, Romperayo, Cheba Wahida. Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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Viking's Choice 2022: Outer Sounds Around the World

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Poll Results: Listeners Pick the Best Albums of 2022

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Countdown: The Top 10 Songs of 2022

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Countdown: The Top 10 Albums of 2022

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Upper left: Alvvays; Upper right: Nilüfer Yanya; Bottom left: Big Thief; Bottom right: Special Interest Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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Countdown: The Top 10 Rock Albums of 2022

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DJ and producer Honey Dijon's album Black Girl Magic is on our shortlist of the best releases out on Nov. 18. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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New Music Friday: The best releases out on Nov. 18

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Top row, left to right: Lisa O'Neill, Yo La Tengo, Philip Selway; bottom row: Among Authors Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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New Mix: Radiohead's Philip Selway, Yo La Tengo, more

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RTJCU4TRO, the Spanish language remix from Run The Jewels, is on our shortlist of the best albums out on Nov. 11. Jonathan Mannion/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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New Music Friday: The best releases out on Nov. 11

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The Atlanta duo Coco & Clair Clair's debut full-length SEXY makes our shortlist for the best new albums out this week. Shervin/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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New Music Friday: The best releases out on Nov. 4

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Artists featured on the best music of October episode (from top left, clockwise): Maral, Open Mike Eagle, Natalia Lafourcade, Víkingur Ólafsson, Plains. Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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The Super Deluxe version of The Beatles album Revolver includes a remixed version of the original recordings, outtakes, demos and more. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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You've never heard The Beatles' 'Revolver' sound like this

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St. Louis rapper Smino's new album, Luv 4 Rent, tops our shortlist of the best releases out on Oct. 28. Denita Turner/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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New Music Friday: The best releases out on Oct. 28

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Top row, left to right: Phoebe Bridgers, Andrew Bird, Sunny War; Bottom row, left to right: John Cale, Weyes Blood Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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A Halloween mix: Phoebe Bridgers and Andrew Bird, Sunny War, John Cale, more

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