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New Music From Andrew Bird, Julianna Barwick And More03:35

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Clockwise from upper left: Andrew Bird, Julianna Barwick, Spoek Mathambo. (Courtesy of the artists)closemore
Clockwise from upper left: Andrew Bird, Julianna Barwick, Spoek Mathambo. (Courtesy of the artists)

The latest mix from All Songs Considered includes a sneak preview of Andrew Bird's highly anticipated new album Break It Yourself, the hypnotic harmonies of Julianna Barwick, sweet pop from Hospitality and a couple of albums picked solely for their cover art, from the bands Thee American Revolution and Artificial Lover. Also on the show: the surprising and elusive music of Spoek Mathambo, and NPR Music's Frannie Kelley joins hosts Bob Boilen and Robin Hilton to share one of her favorite new hip-hop songs of the year from a group of Atlanta musicians, including DJ Burn One, recording as iNDEED.

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