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Endless Summer Vacation, the latest from Miley Cyrus, tops this week's shortlist of the best albums out on March 10. Brianna Capozzi/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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New Music Friday: The best releases out on March 10

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Top row, left to right: Water From Your Eyes; H. Hawkline; Amber Arcades. Bottom row, left to right: Kimi Djabaté; Arthur Moon; Shame Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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New Mix: Shame, Arthur Moon, Kimi Djabaté, more

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Red Moon in Venus, the new album from singer Kali Uchis, is on our shortlist of the best releases out on March 3. Amaury Nessaibia/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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New Music Friday: The best releases out on March 3

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Top row, left to right: Arooj Aftab, Vijay Iyer and Shahzad Ismaily trio; Anna B Savage; Pest Control. Bottom row, left to right: Neil Gaiman & FourPlay String Quartet; Mohamad Zatari Trio; Daisies Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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New Mix: Anna B Savage, Daisies, Neil Gaiman & FourPlay String Quartet, more

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Felix Kammerer stars as Paul Bäumer in Edward Berger's 2022 adaptation of All Quiet On The Western Front Netflix hide caption

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How the score for 'All Quiet on the Western Front' made a familiar tale surprising

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Cracker Island, the latest from Gorillaz, is on our shortlist of the best new releases out on Feb. 24. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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New Music Friday: The best releases out on Feb. 24

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Top row, left to right: Sidney Gish; Caroline Rose; Lana Del Rey. Bottom row, left to right: beabadoobee; Seán Barna; Avalon Emerson Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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New Mix: Lana Del Rey, Sidney Gish, beabadoobee, more

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The Wang family in a scene from Everything Everywhere All At Once Allyson Riggs/Courtesy A24 Films hide caption

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How Son Lux wrote the perfect score for the year's most bonkers Oscar movie

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Caroline Polachek's second solo album, Desire, I Want To Turn Into You, tops our shortlist for the best releases out this week. Aidan Zamiri/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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New Music Friday: The best releases out on Feb. 17

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Top row, left to right: Samana, Cinder Well, Death Cab for Cutie; Bottom row, left to right: Miya Folick, Fantastic Negrito, Indigo De Souza Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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New Mix: Fantastic Negrito, Death Cab For Cutie, Indigo De Souza, more

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Paramore's first new album in six years, This Is Why, is on our shortlist of the best releases out on Feb. 10 Zachary Gray/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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New Music Friday: The best releases out on Feb. 10

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Top row, left to right: The Tallest Man On Earth, Fenne Lily, Nanna; Bottom row, left to right: Yo La Tengo, Juni Habel Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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New Mix: The Tallest Man On Earth, Yo La Tengo, Nanna, more

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RAYE's debut full-length, My 21st Century Blues, is one of NPR Music's picks for the best albums out on Feb. 3. Callum Walker Hutchinson/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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New Music Friday: The best releases out on Feb. 3

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Clockwise from upper left: Lankum, Jana Horn, Anna Mieke, Debashish Bhattacharya Courtesy of the arists hide caption

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New Mix: Jana Horn, Debashish Bhattacharya, Lankum, more

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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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Clockwise from upper left: The National, Baaba Maal, boygenius, Miss Grit Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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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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