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Connie Lim writes and records as MILCK, a combination of her last name backwards and her first two initials. Jen Rosenstein/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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MILCK: 'Women Are Viral'

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"With all the compassion in my heart, I just want to say to white people sampling others' music: what you're engaging in is colonialism," Merrill Garbus says. "Name it for what it is." Eliot Lee Hazel/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Our Top Discoveries From globalFEST 2018

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"The Lick" was named for the "unnamed member of the band entered a strange state of drug-induced psychosis and for a good ten minutes could only seem to muster the words 'the... lick.'" Holly Whitaker/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Clockwise from upper left: Liz Brasher, Haley Heynderickx, Sidney Gish, Lawrence Rothman, Bedouine, Air Credits and Knox Fortune Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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Eight New Artists To Watch In 2018, From 'Slingshot'

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