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What to listen to now: The Black Madonna, Allison Crutchfield, Dropkick Murphys and more

What to listen to now: The Black Madonna, Allison Crutchfield, Dropkick Murphys and more

A weekly roundup of must-hear music from The Times staff.

This week’s picks include a heartbreaking, disco-inspired song from Chicago artist the Black Madonna, as well as Celtic-punk veterans the Dropkick Murphys. Also, catch a bit of Allison Crutchfield’s winning debut.

And if you want to dig into history a little deeper, Randy Lewis takes a spin with a recent Bob Dylan reissue. 

The Black Madonna, “He Is the Voice I Hear” (We Still Believe).  

From December’s Ghost Ship fire to last weekend’s shootings at the BPM Festival in Mexico (and now, word of William Onyeabor’s death), dance music has seen almost too many funerals to bear....

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