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Hayley Kiyoko's debut album Expectations is out now on Atlantic. Amanda Charchian/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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New Music Friday: March 30

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World Cafe Nashville: Erin Rae

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How Haley Heynderickx Found Her Confidence For Her Debut Album

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This week's episode of The Thistle and Shamrock features music by Bonnie Rideout. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The Thistle & Shamrock: Harlaw

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Jack White's Boarding House Reach is out today on Third Man. David James Swanson/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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New Music Friday: March 23

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This week's episode features music by Karine Polwart. Sandy Butler/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The Thistle & Shamrock: Singing The Land

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Run-D.M.C. backstage at the Grammy Awards in March 1987. The hip-hop group's 1986 album Raising Hell is one of 25 new inductees to the Library of Congress Recording Registry. Hulton Archive/Getty Images hide caption

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Run-DMC, Pauline Oliveros, 'Rumours,' Chic And Beethoven Added To Library Of Congress

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