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Like most songwriters, Kurt Vile claims not to know where his songs come from. But his music, at once poetically aloof and acutely relatable, begs an explanation like little has in years.
Photo: Shawn Brackbill

    Like most songwriters, Kurt Vile claims not to know where his songs come from. But his music, at once poetically aloof and acutely relatable, begs an explanation like little has in years.

    Photo: Shawn Brackbill