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The Delfonics, 'Adrian Younge Presents The Delfonics'

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Remembering Donald Byrd, Jazz Trumpeter Who Spanned Generations

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'The Chronic' 20 Years Later: An Audio Document Of The L.A. Riots

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Miguel: Tiny Desk Concert

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How Much Does Crowd Funding Cost Musicians?

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Steven Tyler, Jimmy Fallon, Bruce Springsteen and Billy Joel participate in NBCUniversal's Hurricane Sandy: Coming Together Relief Benefit on Friday in New York City. Mary J. Blige, Christina Aguilera, Jon Bon Jovi and Sting also performed. And now we're done talking about that. Heidi Gutman/NBCUniversal/Getty Images hide caption

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Crowd Funding For Musicians Isn't The Future; It's The Present

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& It Was U

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