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'There Will Be No Darkness': Laetitia Tamko On The Making Of 'Vagabon'

Laetitia Tamko has found a way to cram all of the sounds that personally move her — pop, punk, trap, African music — into Vagabon. "I feel like I made an amazing record. Why can't I say that?"

Smoke from burning cars rises in Culiacán, Mexico, on Thursday, after an intense gunfight between security forces and gunmen linked to the Sinaloa drug cartel. Hector Parra/AP hide caption

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Massive Gun Battle Erupts In Mexico Over Son Of Drug Kingpin 'El Chapo'

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Spinball Calexico
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Lights and Rocks Anenon
The Moon, the Sky Thunderball
Slingshot The Senior Service
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The State We're In The Chemical Brothers
Winging It Lazerbeak
Hammer Time David Kitt
Narrows Widowspeak
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Some Time Alone, Alone Melody's Echo Chamber
Nightwatch Kenny Loggins

Peter Navarro, White House director of trade and manufacturing policy, has admitted quoting a fictional character in several of his nonfiction books. Win McNamee/Getty Images hide caption

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White House Adviser Peter Navarro Calls Fictional Alter Ego An 'Inside Joke'

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'There Will Be No Darkness': Laetitia Tamko On The Making Of 'Vagabon'

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Every Woman Vagabon
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Twin Peaks Theme [Instrumental] Angelo Badalamenti
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