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Clockwise from top left: Sleigh Bells, Stew, Sharon Van Etten, Jonathan Meiburg of Shearwater. Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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2012 Winter Music Preview

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All Songs Considered Holiday Music Special 2011

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Hail of Bullets practically steamrolled East Saratoga St. with death metal at Maryland Deathfest in Baltimore this past May. Laina Dawes/Handshake Inc. hide caption

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Interview With Funebrarum's Matt Medeiros (By Kim Kelly)

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