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Composer Andrew Norman's new album is called Play. BMOP Sound hide caption

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Bach, Brits And A Bodacious Boston Orchestra: New Classical Albums

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Diana Krall's latest album, a collection of jazz takes on rock and pop classics, is called Wallflower. Bryan Adams/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Diana Krall: Liner Notes From A 'Wallflower'

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DJ Quik onstage at his album release party at SOB's in New York City on Oct. 7, 2014. Polina Yamshchikov for NPR hide caption

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DJ Quik In Conversation With Ali Shaheed Muhammad And Frannie Kelley

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At The BBC, The Beatles Shocked An Institution

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"If this is the only album I get to release, so be it," George Ezra says. "I've had the best time." Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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George Ezra: Listen To This Man, He'll Make You Swoon

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All Hands is the latest album by the collective Doomtree. Left to right: Paper Tiger, Sims, Cecil Otter, P.O.S, Lazerbeak, Mike Mictlan, Dessa. Kelly Loverud/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Hip-Hop Collective Doomtree On Getting Seven Artists In One Room

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The Lone Bellow's latest album is Then Came The Morning. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The Lone Bellow, A Trio Built On Harmony And Trust

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Dengue Fever's latest album is The Deepest Lake. Marc Walker/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Dengue Fever: Retro Pop, Cambodian Style

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Jazz Musician Jamie Cullum Shares Stories And Plays Live

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Frank Sinatra captured by photographer William "PoPsie" Randolph during a 1943 concert. Author Ben Yagoda points to Sinatra as one of the interpreters who helped revive the Great American Songbook. William "PoPsie" Randolph/Courtesy of Riverhead hide caption

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When Pop Broke Up With Jazz

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"[Death metal] is a very passionate music. It's also really dark and gory--and I like that stuff." - John Darnielle, of the Mountain Goats. DL Andersoni hide caption

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John Darnielle: Master Of Reality

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AraabMuzik at work. Erez Avissar/Courtesy of Distrolord hide caption

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AraabMuzik In Conversation With Ali Shaheed Muhammad And Frannie Kelley

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