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Mid-August-Is-Still-Summer Mix

Mid-August-Is-Still-Summer Mix

With tracks from new albums by Atmosphere, Blind Pilot, Horseback, Of Montreal, the Pineapple Thief, Rae Sremmurd, Young the Giant, more.
Bright Post-Punk From Sunflower Bean

Bright Post-Punk From Sunflower Bean

"Come On" is a track from the Brooklyn trio's 2016 album "Human Ceremony."
"Say It Again":  A Powerful Pop Ballad from Frances

"Say It Again": A Powerful Pop Ballad from Frances

Co-composed and produced by Greg Kurstin of Adele and Sia fame, it's the latest single by the British singer-songwriter whose new album is due in the fall.
Techno Legend Returns

Techno Legend Returns

Behind the alias E-Dancer, Detroit's Kevin Saunderson issued "One Nation," a vibrant, textured track that honors techno's roots.
Blind Pilot And The Somber Side of Folk

Blind Pilot And The Somber Side of Folk

On their new album, out Friday, the Portland, Oregon, sextet explores songs inspired by profound loss. My WSJ column.
Lauryn Hill Electrifies Austin City Limits

Lauryn Hill Electrifies Austin City Limits

Catch her full ACL set, which includes cuts from her days with the Fugees as well as solo hits like "Doo Wop (That Thing)," "Ex Factor" and "Lost Ones" as well as Nina Simone cover.
The Last Shadows Puppets Live

The Last Shadows Puppets Live

The band's full set at this past weekend's Outside Lands Festival in San Francisco.
Snarling Southern Rock From The Cadillac Three

Snarling Southern Rock From The Cadillac Three

Performed live at Abbey Road Studios, "The South" is a track on the band's new album "Bury Me In My Boots."
Chipper New Song From Kishi Bashi

Chipper New Song From Kishi Bashi

The charming "Hey Big Star" will appear on his "Sonderlust" album, out Sept. 16. A U.S. tour will ensue.
Welcome to August Playlist

Welcome to August Playlist

It features new tracks from Arkells, Haley Bonar, Blues Pills, the Cadillac Three, Dinosaur Jr., Nao, Mark O'Connor, Rival Consoles, more.
Gritty, Poppy, Jangly And New From Warehouse

Gritty, Poppy, Jangly And New From Warehouse

"Reservoir" is a track from the band's debut album, "Super Low," out Sept. 30.
Honoring Lou Reed

Honoring Lou Reed

At a daylong event at Lincoln Center, musicians and other artists paid tribute to the music and lyrics of New York's street poet.
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