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Songs We Love: Låpsley, 'Operator (DJ Koze's Extended Disco Version)'

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02In the Shadow of Our Pale Companion

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    In the Shadow of Our Pale Companion
    Album
    The Mantle
    Artist
    Agalloch
    Label
    The End
    Released
    2002

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R&B Singer Maxwell Is Majestic — And Vulnerable — On 'blackSUMMERS'night'

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Don't Think Twice is about fame and friendship,” but mostly it's a celebration of improv. (Pictured: Tami Sagher, Gillian Jacobs, Kate Micucci, Mike Birbiglia, Chris Gethard and Keegan-Michael Key) Jon Pack/Courtesy of The Film Arcade hide caption

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'Don't Think Twice' Scripts Improv With Ease

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Jazz Pianist Dan Cray's 'Outside In' Features Slow Tempos, Meandering Melodies

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Mitski Creates A Heightened Remembrance Of Adolescence On 'Puberty 2'

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The Columbia Years 1968-1969 is a collection of little-heard, long sought-after recordings by funk artist Betty Davis. Photo by Baron Wolman/ Courtesy of Iconic Images hide caption

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Behind The Black Power Goddess: Betty Davis' Early Demos Released

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Polish composer Henryk Górecki, in Zakopane, Poland, in 1994 — two years after a recording of his Symphony No. 3 became a surprise hit. Górecki died in 2010. Janek Skarzynski/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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13Hej, z gory, z gory

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    Hej, z gory, z gory
    Album
    Very Best of Gorecki
    Artist
    Podlasie Opera and Philharmonic Choir
    Label
    DUX
    Released
    2016

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