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Catharsis

"Catharsis" features music videos from U.S. rapper of Nigerian heritage Tobe Nwigwe, French-Chilean singer Ana Tijoux, U.S. group Khruangbin, South African guitarist Sibusile Xaba, Icelandic singer Kristín Anna, Japanese duo Young Juvenile Youth, and Puerto Rican artist Bairoa.

Playlist
Tobe Nwigwe & Tim Woods - Ewu
Ana Tijoux - Somos Sur
Khruangbin - Maria También
Sibusile Xaba - Open Letter to Adoniah
Kristín Anna - Forever Love
Young Juvenile Youth - Animation
Bairoa - Barlovento

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Music video still: Rosalía screams or sings with lines drawn around her
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25:10
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Parties and Parables

L'Impératrice L'Impératrice, Okonkolo, Sevdaliza, Cuco, Tirzah and Rosalía.
Season 6 Episode 613
Still from Evisbeats video in which a drawn man stretches among other drawn and cut-out figures
Episode
26:24
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Spectacles

Jupiter & Okwess, Jojo Aboy, Cola Boyy, Tulipa Ruiz, Elvisbeats, Hiba Elgizouli, Hanne Hukkelberg and Christine and the Queens.
Season 6 Episode 612
Hector Gachan music video still: a VHS tape on a fuschia background. Tape reads "Untitled 91," which is the name of the song.
Episode
25:25
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Inner Anthems

Hurray for the Riff Raff, Dona Onete, Tshegue, Hector Gachan, Young Fathers and Kid Fresino.
Season 6 Episode 611
Still from Nadah El Shazly's "Mahmiya"
Episode
26:36
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Misfits

Alluri, Boogarins, The fin, Destroyer, Fatima, Ammar 808 and Nadah El-Shazly.
Season 6 Episode 609
Still from Jirapah's "Crowns"
Episode
26:15
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Parade

Vaudou Game, Rozzm, Corina Lawrence, 3rdCultureKid, Jirapah and Sudan Archives.
Season 6 Episode 608
Still from Bells Atlas' "Be Brave" with two people with masks at a coast
Episode
26:01
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Kaleidoscope

9m88, Balkan Beat Box featuring A-WA, Bells Atlas, Caloncho, El Buho and Tashi Wada with Yoshi Wada and Friends.
Season 6 Episode 607
Still From Border Blaster 505, "Until Later:" A young woman stands in front of a mirror in a bedroom.
Episode
26:58
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Until Later

Songhoy Blues, Nadia Reid, Meridian Brothers, Yasmine Hamda, DJ Lag and Radian
Season 5 Episode 505
Still from Visible Cloaks video: multicolor abstract hexagonal shape
Episode
26:29
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Synesthetics

Mitsume, Lali Puna, Magic Island, el tipo este, Konono No. 1, Juana Molina and Visible Cloaks
Season 5 Episode 504
Still from Yere Faga: A woman stands behind flames and smoke at night.
Episode
24:29
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Visions

The Parrots, Daymé Arocena, Nite Jewel, Raiza Biza, Sanfuentes and Chihei Hatakeyama.
Season 5 Episode 503
Still from S05E02 of Border Blaster: A white wrangler with women in red outerwear crosses the desert.
Episode
26:26
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Something's Up

Perera Elsewhere, Alex Anwandter, Inna de Yard, Ceci Bastida, A-WA, Ennanga Vision and Umoja.
Season 5 Episode 502
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