For the band's Simon & Garfunkel cover, Disturbed's lead singer, David Draiman (second from left), utilized the classical vocal techniques he learned at his synagogue as a child. Travis Shinn/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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When Metal Goes Acoustic: Disturbed On Covering Simon & Garfunkel

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David Crosby returns to World Cafe at age 75. Django Crosby/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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David Crosby On World Cafe

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Pile's new album, A Hairshirt Of Purpose, comes out March 31. Elizabeth Fuchsia/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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New Year, New Music On World Cafe

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How Smokey Hormel Became The Quintessential Session Musician

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Robbie Robertson On World Cafe

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