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New music: The Roots, The Black Keys, Robin Thicke




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In this week's New Music Tuesday, NPR music critic Ann Powers talks about new releases from old acts, including "undun" from The Roots, a concept album about the fictional life of Redford Stephens. The Black Keys have "El Camino" - a fun progression from their gritty-blues past. And Robin Thicke's "Love After War" adds some soul.

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