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"I was doing a lot of reflecting on home," Kelsey Lu says of her debut album, Blood. Tyler Mitchell/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Kelsey Lu, A Classically Trained Rule Breaker

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Bailen performing WXPN's Free At Noon Concert at World Cafe Live in Philadelphia, PA. Gabriela Barbieri/WXPN hide caption

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Bailen On World Cafe

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A mural depicts jazz greats Miles Davis and Billie Holiday on the side of the Bohemian Caverns club on Washington, D.C.'s U Street in 2005. Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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More Than 'Kind Of Blue': In 1959, A Few Albums Changed Jazz Forever

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"I think we've been through everything you could possibly get thrown at you in a band," Snow Patrol's Gary Lightbody says. Simon Lipman/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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After 25 Years, Snow Patrol Gets More Honest Than Ever

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Baloji's Kaniama: The Yellow Version is due out May 3. Kyle Weeks/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Baloji Finds His Freedom In Between Genres

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Cage The Elephant's Social Cues is out now. Neil Krug/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Cage The Elephant Processes Grief With 'Social Cues'

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We Listen Back To Conversations With 2019 Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame Inductees

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Dolores O'Riordan of The Cranberries performs on stage during the Cognac Blues Passion Festival in July 2016. Guillaume Souvant/Getty Images hide caption

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The Cranberries On World Cafe

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Kanye West performs Sunday Service during the 2019 Coachella Valley Music And Arts Festival on April 21, 2019 in Indio, California. Rich Fury/Getty Images for Coachella hide caption

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At Kanye West's Sunday Service, 'He Is The Church'

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Anna Tivel inside the World Cafe Performance Studio Gabriela Barbieri/WXPN hide caption

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Anna Tivel On World Cafe

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Weyes Blood's latest album Titanic Rising goes from nostalgic and abstract to deeply personal. Kathryn Vetter Miller/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Weyes Blood Meditates On Climate Change And Learns To Cope With Loss

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Bob Mould On World Cafe

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Dolores O'Riordan of The Cranberries performs at L'Olympia May 2017 in Paris. According to Cranberries member Noel Hogan, he and O'Riordan started emailing album ideas in June 2017. David Wolff-Patrick/Redferns/Getty Images hide caption

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The Cranberries' Final Album Celebrates The New Beginning Dolores O'Riordan Wanted

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Kevin Morby Takes A Hard Look At God In America

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Eva Noblezada, who plays Eurydice, and the Broadway cast of Hadestown. Matthew Murphy/Courtesy of Hadestown, The Musical hide caption

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Anaïs Mitchell's 'Hadestown' Musical Makes Its Broadway Debut

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