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The Lumineers on World Cafe

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Beth Orton on World Cafe

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BLACKPINK's new album is titled Born Pink. YG Entertainment/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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With his 11th album, The Man From Waco, Charley Crockett is reaching his broadest audience yet by doing the same thing he's always done — telling his own idiosyncratic story of America and its music. Bobby Cochran/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The Thistle & Shamrock: 2000 and Counting

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Joan Shelley on World Cafe

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Charley Crockett Rachel Del Sordo/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Charley Crockett on World Cafe

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Amanda Shires on World Cafe

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Singer-songwriter Karine Polwart is featured in this week's episode of The Thistle & Shamrock. Paul Heartfield/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The Thistle & Shamrock: World of Light

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Multi-instrumentalist and singer-songwriter Kevin Buckley is featured in this week's episode of The Thistle & Shamrock. Nate Burrell/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The Thistle & Shamrock: New for Summer

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Tedeschi Trucks Band on World Cafe

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The Head and the Heart Dani Reis/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The Head and the Heart on World Cafe

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Michaela Anne on World Cafe

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