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Clockwise from left: Wilco front man Jeff Tweedy, Bad Moves, Yowler and Charly Bliss. Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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New Mix: Jeff Tweedy, Allen Tate, Charly Bliss, Bad Moves, More

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Good Charlotte Speaks To 'Generation Rx'

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"It was the greatest time of my life. Living the dream of dreams," Steve Perry says, "But you don't have to look too far to see people not surviving fame and fortune." Myriam Santos/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Steve Perry On World Cafe

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Prince's posthumous release Piano and a Microphone, 1983 is on our list of the best albums out on Sep. 21. Mike Maloney/Mirrorpix/Getty Images hide caption

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New Music Friday For Sep. 21: Eight Albums You Should Hear Now

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Christine and the Queens On World Cafe

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Restorations' LP5000 comes out Sept. 28. Emily Dubin/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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LP5000

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    Restorations
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Hayley Williams of Paramore performs onstage in Chicago, Ill. in 2013. Photo Illustration: Timothy Hiatt/Getty Images for Clear Channel and Angela Hsieh/NPR hide caption

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"I think our music a lot of the time struggles with, 'Who am I? What is truth? What is the correct path when you don't really understand what it should be as much as you have hope that it would have at some point.'" Alan Sparhawk says. Paul Husband/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Low's Haunting And Holistic Rock Struggles To Answer Life's Big Questions

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Philadelphia Folk Festival Camp Stage On World Cafe

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Rapper Noname's Room 25 is our pick for one of the best albums out on Sep. 14. Chantal Anderson hide caption

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New Music Friday For Sep. 14: Seven Albums You Should Hear Now

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Alejandro Escovedo's new album is The Crossing. Nancy Escovedo/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Alejandro Escovedo: A Latino Punk Pioneer

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