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For fans of original music in Cambodia, the movement is about more than just the songwriters. "People see original music as this living proof that we are moving forward," Laura Mam says. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Across Languages And Generations, One Family Is Reviving Cambodian Original Music

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Rhythm Guitarist Marty Grosz: The 'Fresh Air' Interviews

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Nathaniel Rateliff performs live for WXPN's Free At Noon Concert - recorded live for World Cafe Jamie Stow/WXPN hide caption

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Nathaniel Rateliff On World Cafe

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Wajatta is a sort of musical odd couple: John Tejada (left) is a meticulous electronic composer and Reggie Watts (right) improvises all his music. Their album, Don't Let Get You Down, is out now. The1point8/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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'Art Shouldn't Be Painful': How Wajatta Combines Improvisation And Production

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"I'm trying to let go of the worrying thing, and that's what I've loved the most about this album, rather than the first one," Harry Styles says of making his album Fine Line. Helene Marie Pambrun/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Harry Styles On 'Fine Line,' Stevie Nicks And His Definition Of Success

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Pigeons Playing Ping Pong performing live for a WXPN Free At Noon Concert - recorded live for World Cafe. John Vettese/WXPN hide caption

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Pigeons Playing Ping Pong On World Cafe

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Becca Stevens performs inside the World Cafe Performance studio for this session. Jamie Stow/WXPN hide caption

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Becca Stevens On World Cafe

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Sir John Eliot Gardiner and the Orchestre Révolutionnaire et Romantique are performing all nine of Beethoven's symphonies in a series of concerts celebrating the composer's 250th birthday. Chris Lee/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Revisiting Beethoven's Beloved, Radical Symphonies For His 250th Birthday

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Dajae Williams is a quality engineer at NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab. "I create music that fuses hip-hop and math as a tool to encourage underprivileged youth to explore STEM." NASA/JPL-Caltech hide caption

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This NASA Engineer Is Bringing Math And Science To Hip Hop

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"This story isn't unique to us. There's a lot of parents and kids going through this same thing," Katie Pruitt says of confronting her sexuality and her mother on her debut album, Expectations. Alysse Gafkjen/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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A Debut Album That Confronts Ingrained 'Expectations' With Emotional Clarity

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Banoffee Goes From Background To Album Cover

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Sarah Harmer performs live for World Cafe Jamie Stow/WXPN hide caption

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Sarah Harmer On World Cafe

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Nada Surf On World Cafe

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Encore: On 'Seeking Thrills,' Georgia Channels A Lifetime On The Dance Floor

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