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Adam Sandler plays jeweler Howard Ratner in the film Uncut Gems. The score is as shiny and cosmic as Ratner's life is messy and frantic. Julieta Cervantes/Courtesy of A24 hide caption

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Inside 'Uncut Gems': A Cosmic Score In A Frantic Film

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Cecilia Bartoli (left) and Adrianne Lenker of the band Big Thief (right) Cecilia Bartoli (courtesy Decca Classics), Adrianne Lenker (Matt Cowan/Getty Images) hide caption

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One Big Breath And A Blazing Guitar: 2019's Best Moments In Music

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'White Christmas': A Holiday Concert With Rosemary Clooney

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"It's the most nauseating idea in the world: a comedian in a gown leaning against a baby grand without making a joke," Ana Gasteyer says. There are plenty of jokes (and a lot of great singing) on her new holiday album. Shervin Lainez/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Ana Gasteyer's 'Sugar & Booze' Is Holiday Music With 'A Modern Wink'

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A Roots And Rockabilly Holiday Concert With JD McPherson And His Band

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Clairo outside the World Cafe Performance studio at WXPN in Philadelphia. Galea McGregor/WXPN hide caption

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How Clairo Turned A Viral Bedroom Video Into A Successful Music Career

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The Choir of King's College Cambridge conduct a rehearsal of their Christmas Eve service of A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols in King's College Chapel on Dec. 11, 2010 in Cambridge, England. Oli Scarff/Getty Images hide caption

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Commemorating A King's College Christmas Tradition

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"It was important for me to stay away from [religious themes with] this special, because I think there's a lot of other things that a lot of different people could enjoy about the holidays," Musgraves says. Anne Marie Fox/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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'The Kacey Musgraves Christmas Show' Revives A Classic Holiday Tradition

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Michael Kiwanuka went to music school, but he thinks technical knowledge is less important than passion and free expression. Olivia Rose/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Michael Kiwanuka On World Cafe

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Griselda Set Out To Be Your Favorite Rapper's Favorite Rappers. It's Paying Off

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"I think the hardest things for a person to hear are best delivered in quiet and loving tones," Joan Shelley says. "They might not be nice and loving sentiments, but they're best whispered." Jamie Stow/WXPN hide caption

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Joan Shelley On World Cafe

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Tom Petty's "I Won't Back Down" is one of Jeff Lynne's favorite songs to have co-written. Joseph Cultice/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Jeff Lynne On World Cafe

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Angel Olsen (right) with her band, inside the World Cafe Performance Studio. Galea McGregor/WXPN hide caption

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Angel Olsen On World Cafe

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