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Peter Gabriel On World Cafe

The pop icon continues his career reinvention with new reworkings of his old songs on New Blood.
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Sylvia Robinson, Who Helped Make 'Rapper's Delight,' Has Died

The co-founder of Sugar Hill Records, which also released "The Message," was 75.
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St. Vincent On World Cafe

On her new album Strange Mercy, Annie Clark uses her incredible musicianship to her advantage, composing songs that find her in a happy medium between arranging and shredding.
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Low Cut Connie: Contagious, Low-Brow Fun

A band formed by Adam Weiner from Philadelphia and Dan Finnermore from Birmingham, England, Low Cut Connie has just released its debut album, Get Out the Lotion. Rock critic Ken Tucker says it's both a throwback to early rock and a vital collection of raucous new music.
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Gordon-Levitt, Reiser Tackle '50/50' Odds

Screenwriter Will Reiser coped with his cancer diagnosis by thinking up ideas for cancer comedy movies with his best friend, actor Seth Rogen. Rogen and actor Joseph Gordon-Levitt now star in a film based on Reiser's life. Both Gordon-Levitt and Reiser join Fresh Air for a conversation about the film.
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Dan Zanes Plants A 'Little Nut Tree'

The singer, known for his kid-friendly music, returns to his eclectic roots on his new album.

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