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Dirty Projectors Announces New Self-Titled Album, Shares New Song

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Hints have been trickling out since late in 2016, but the official word is here: The latest album from Dirty Projectors is self-titled and due out Feb. 24 on Domino Records.

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New Mix: Run The Jewels, Brian Eno, Timber Timbre, More

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Our first new mix of 2017 features songs that are both big and hopeful, and crushingly sad, from the politically charged music of Run The Jewels and Timber Timbre to the joyful bliss of Lowland Hum.

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Timber Timbre's 'Sewer Blues' Is A Grim Take On America's Future

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

The Canadian band is back with a new album called Sincerely, Future Pollution, a record heavily shaped by 2016's political upheaval. The first single is a dark, brooding take on the state of America.

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Sharon Van Etten On The Real-Life Inspiration Behind Her Role On 'The OA'

Friday, January 13, 2017

The singer opens up about her debut acting role on the mysterious Netflix series The OA, the personal experiences that inspired her performance and how to cry on command.

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Hear Grandaddy's Powerful New Synth Jam 'Evermore'

Friday, January 13, 2017

If you're not already, it's time to get excited about the upcoming Grandaddy album Last Place. The band's latest single, "Evermore," assures that the group has lost nothing after a 10-year break.

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Hear Laura Marling's Gorgeous New Song 'Wild Fire'

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

The singer's new song, from her upcoming album Semper Femina, is an immediately arresting mix of spare, fluttering percussion and gospel harmonies with gently strummed acoustic guitars.

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Hear Bonobo's Moody New Dance Track, 'No Reason'

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

The latest single from the British DJ's upcoming album, Migration, is a brooding, four-on-the-floor thumper featuring vocals from Nick Murphy (formerly known as Chet Faker).

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'The Joshua Tree' Turns 30, U2 To Celebrate With Special Tour

Monday, January 09, 2017

The album that made U2 global megastars turns 30 this year. To mark the milestone, the band will perform The Joshua Tree in its entirety at several live performances.

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Dirty Projectors Shares Another Heartbreaking Song, Video

Thursday, January 05, 2017

Dirty Projectors frontman David Longstreth continues to explore loss and grief in the band's latest fractured soul song, "Little Bubble."

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The Shins Announce First New Album In Nearly 5 Years, Share 'Name For You'

Thursday, January 05, 2017

The band's latest album finds frontman James Mercer reflecting on growing older and parenthood. Heartworms is due out March 10 on Aural Apothecary/Columbia Records.

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Listen: Jens Lekman Returns With First Album In 5 Years

Wednesday, January 04, 2017

The singer, known for his darkly comical storytelling, says he'll release the calypso- and disco-inspired Life Will See You Now later this year.

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Hear The Previously Unreleased Elliott Smith Track 'I Figured You Out'

Wednesday, January 04, 2017

Smith originally recorded a demo of the song in 1995 for singer Mary Lou Lord. It's being made available in an expanded version of his 1997 album Either/Or for the album's 20th anniversary.

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Our Favorite Interviews Of 2016

Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Here's a second chance to listen to inspiring conversations with veteran musicians like Paul McCartney and Jonny Greenwood, as well as newer visionaries like AURORA and Danny Brown.

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The All Songs Considered Holiday Extravaganza 2016

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Kacey Musgraves, Conor Oberst and more special guests join All Songs hosts Bob Boilen and Robin Hilton on a steam engine to the north pole.

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Poll Results: All Songs Considered Listeners' Favorite 100 Albums Of 2016

Thursday, December 15, 2016

Some years these polls aren't even close, but this time it was a tight race for our listeners' top five most popular albums of 2016.

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First Watch: DJ Shadow, 'Bergschrund (Feat. Nils Frahm)'

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Aliens are bent on abducting a drunk man in the middle of the night. But, with a six-pack of beer tucked under his arm, he doesn't go quietly.

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Clap Your Hands Say Yeah Shares New Song, Album Details

Monday, December 12, 2016

"Fireproof," from the band's upcoming album The Tourist, is a crazy catchy, synth-heavy look at how naive people can be, and the trouble it can lead to. The Tourist is due out Feb. 24.

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The Jesus And Mary Chain Returns With New Album, Shares First Single

Thursday, December 08, 2016

Listen to "Amputation," the lead single from Damage And Joy, due out March 24.

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Robin Hilton's Top 10 Albums Of 2016

Thursday, December 08, 2016

The All Songs Considered host's list includes many records that felt particularly appropriate for such a turbulent year.

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All Songs Considered: The Year In Music 2016

Tuesday, December 06, 2016

We take a chronological audio stroll through 2016, looking at memorable moments and important releases with NPR Music's Ann Powers and Stephen Thompson.

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