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Jerry Douglas' Tribute To Bluegrass Legends Lester Flatt And Earl Scruggs

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Chris Stapleton spent years writing songs for other country artists. Traveller is his first album with his own name on the cover. Becky Fluke/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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With 'Traveller,' A Songwriter Steps Out From Country's Backstage

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Twin Danger's Vanessa Bley and Stuart Matthewman Sunny Khalsa/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The Sound Of Twin Danger: Frank Sinatra Meets The Clash

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The Villalobos Brothers, with their combination of traditional Mexican music and lyrics inspired by modern themes, are accompanying a Frida Kahlo exhibit at the New York Botanical Garden. Candiani & Chillopa Fotografia hide caption

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The Villalobos Brothers Match Music With Frida Kahlo

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Bilal's latest album is In Another Life. Kawai Matthews/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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'I Just Love Dirt': Bilal Gets Grungy In The Studio

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Dale Watson's new album, Call Me Insane, is out now. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Dale Watson: Call Him Insane, But Don't Call Him Country

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Wildheart is the follow-up to Miguel's 2012 breakout album, Kaleidoscope Dream. Daniel Sannwald hide caption

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'There's No Box For Me': Miguel On Embracing Difference

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Pop Singer Tori Kelly's 'Unbreakable Smile' Keeps Her Optimistic

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Ali Shaheed Muhammad onstage during Microphone Check's live interview with Father in Atlanta in May. Amanda Greene for NPR hide caption

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Ali Shaheed Muhammad With Frannie Kelley

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The documentary What Happened, Miss Simone? explores Nina Simone's rich and complicated life. Courtesy of Peter Rodis/Netflix hide caption

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New Documentary Finds Nina Simone 'In Between The Black And White Keys'

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Robert Glasper's new piano trio album is called Covered. Don Q. Hannah/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Robert Glasper Puts His Trio On Shuffle

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Lynyrd Skynyrd Hits The Right Notes For The Road

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Bored Flautist Plays The Tiny (Instrumental) Desk

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Erik Jensen portrays rock critic Lester Bangs in the new one-man play How to Be a Rock Critic. Craig Schwartz hide caption

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'Lester, You Changed Our Lives': Channeling Bangs In 'How To Be a Rock Critic'

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Son Lux's new album, Bones, comes out June 23. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Son Lux, The Perennial One-Man Band, On Teaming Up

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