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Grave Pleasures' 'Mind Intruders' Drips With Gothic Conspiracy

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Grave Pleasures, 'Mind Intruder'

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Deer Tick Demonstrates Its Ambition And Range On 2 New Albums

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First Listen: Benjamin Clementine, 'I Tell A Fly'

Benjamin Clementine's I Tell A Fly is out Oct. 2.Craig McDean /Courtesy of the artisthide caption

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I Tell A Fly

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Jazz Pianist Harold Mabern Is In Full Command On 'To Love And Be Loved'

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London Dance Vets Dego & Kaidi's 'Treasure Beach' Grooves To An Afrobeat

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Dego & Kaidi, 'Treasure Beach'

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Hear Jake Gyllenhaal Perform 'Move On,' From 'Sunday In The Park With George'

Annaleigh Ashford and Jake Gyllenhaal during the opening night performance curtain call for Sunday in the Park with George on Feb. 23, 2017.Walter McBride/WireImagehide caption

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Hear Jake Gyllenhaal And Annaleigh Ashford Sing 'Move On'

¡Ajúa! The Hollywood Bowl Goes Latin Alternative, Celebrates Dreamers

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The Resilient Reinvention Of Cher's 'Gypsys, Tramps & Thieves'

Cher (pictured here performing in 2017) has had a career of boundless musical versatility. Her 1971 album, Gypsys, Tramps & Thieves was the first of her many comeback iterations.Ethan Miller/Getty Imageshide caption

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Matthew Sweet's Melodic Hooks Tug At The Heart On 'Tomorrow Forever'

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Matana Roberts' Sublime And Triumphant 'River Run Thee'

Ranging from mystic drone to explosive free jazz, Roberts digs into the dirt along the spiritual roots of American blues, jazz, rock and more on Coin Coin Chapter Three: Run River Thee.Matthew Eisman/Getty Imageshide caption

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Petal's 'Comfort' Is Just Heartbreaking

Petal's Comfort EP comes out Sept. 15.Emily Dublin/Courtesy of the artisthide caption

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Petal, 'Comfort'

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