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Sometimes it feels like there isn't enough time in the day. Or in a year for that matter. 2011 was an incredible year for music, almost too much to keep track of. In the waning moments of '11 here's three you should take with you into the new year.
Exotic, edgy DeVotchka, a musical jewel of Denver, plus South Africa's Vusi Mahlasela, spokesman for liberation: Music that stands on its own regardless of any lofty message.... Part of our final 2011 picks.