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The Thistle & Shamrock: Yeats in Song

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Saba (left), Lizzo (center) and Rosalía have released some of our favorite songs of the year so far. Collage by Estefanía Mitre / NPR/Photos courtesy of the artists hide caption

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The Thistle & Shamrock: New Sounds

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The Thistle & Shamrock: Harp on Guitar

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The Thistle & Shamrock: Folktronica

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Lizzie No on World Cafe

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OLD

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A center dedicated to Bob Dylan prepares to open in Oklahoma

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