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New Music: Michelle Branch Returns With “Hopeless Romantic”

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Hopeless Romantic, Michelle Branch’s first album in 14 years (and co-written with the Black Keys’ Patrick Carney), is coming out April 7. She’s just shared the title track, a swoony, atmospheric set piece with shades of Beach House and Lana Del Rey: “I mean I don’t understand it / ‘Cause it’s magic, but it’s tragic / I know you’re gonna…