Laura Marling’s “Short Movie” resulted from time spent away from her native Britain, wandering anonymously around the U.S.

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The Melbourne rocker makes her witty songcraft look easy. Performing and socializing, however, are a whole other battle.

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The electronic act scored its first hit with "Dangerous," a hard-grooving single that exuded digital-age fears about privacy. Founder Alan Wilkis spoke with Rachel Martin about the new album 2.0.

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Yale computer scientist David Gelernter talks with NPR's Arun Rath about using computers and the Internet to teach young people to appreciate the beauty of what he calls "serious music."

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Missy Mazzoli and a host of collaborators — including Wilco drummer Glenn Kotche — use a Christian sunset service as a frame for meditation on modern life.

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