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Guest Dose: Byron The Aquarius

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The Couple That Plays Together: World Cafe's Top 10 Musical Couples

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DJ Betto Arcos Shares His Musical Finds From The Panama Jazz Festival

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From left, Vancouver-based producer Flørist, British duo Payfone, and Gary, Indiana's finest, Jlin. Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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Recommended Dose: January Mix

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Miguel Zenón's Típico is on Nate Chinen's list of albums to look forward to in 2017. Jimmy Katz/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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From The Critic's Desk: A Preview Of 2017 In Jazz

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Valerie June's new song "Shakedown" is KXT's pick for this month's Heavy Rotation. Danny Clinch/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Heavy Rotation: 10 Songs Public Radio Can't Stop Playing

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"It's about paying close attention to where you are and bringing the audience into a place of freedom, relief and recovery," says Marea Stamper, a.k.a. The Black Madonna. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Guest Dose: The Black Madonna

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Alternative Classical Christmas Music Recommendations

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