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In the half-century since Woodstock, the festival landscape has evolved beyond the one-size-fits-all lineup of bands to include luxury offerings as well as a recent explosion of options that cater to narrower niches. Natalie Andrewson for NPR hide caption

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Migos performs at a nightclub in Las Vegas in February, following the release of its album C U L T U R E, which debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard album chart. David Becker/Getty Images hide caption

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Before Jens Lekman recorded his fourth album, Life Will See You Now, he went through a period of disconnection from his music. "I think I was kind of trying to ruin things for myself," Lekman says. Ellika Henrikson/Courtesy of Secretly Canadian hide caption

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