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"Every few weeks I threaten to leave, but it's been 17 years," Shilpa Ray says of New York. "I'm just going to stay here, I don't know how I'm going to do it." Ebru Yildiz/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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David Crosby's new album, Sky Trails, comes out Sept. 29. Part of his songwriting process for the album involved a tip Joni Mitchell gave him: write down everything. Anna Webber /Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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On 'Sky Trails,' David Crosby Recounts His Regrets And Revelations

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The real TLC (from left to right, Tionne 'T-Boz' Watkins, Lisa 'Left Eye' Lopes and Rozonda 'Chilli' Thomas) in the early '90s. Tim Roney/Getty Images hide caption

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Turning The Tables: Women Of The '90s

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An Interview With Big Thief's Adrianne Lenker

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Clockwise from upper left: Neil Young, Björk, Brand New, Kelela Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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New Mix: Björk, Neil Young, Burial, Kelela, More

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Ringo Starr's latest album Give More Love is out now. Scott Robert Ritchie/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Ringo Starr On Brexit, Beatlemania And 'Give More Love'

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Nancy Wilson now has a rock supergroup called Roadcase Royale, whose debut album is First Things First. Jeremy Danger/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Heart's Nancy Wilson On Love Songs, Sisterhood And Her New Supergroup

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Petal's Comfort EP comes out Sept. 15. Emily Dublin/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Petal, 'Comfort'

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