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'Like Brain Boot Camp': Using Music To Ease Hearing Loss

Researchers in Toronto are studying whether singing in a choir and practicing pitch can help hearing-impaired people function better in noisy environments.

Home Again Michael Kiwanuka
Pick Up Bastien Keb
Dead Swan The Limiñanas

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'Pink Slime' Trial Begins, But It's The News Media Under The Microscope

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B+A The Beta Band
Jay Dee 49 - Instrumental J Dilla
Funeral Band of Horses
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NASA Plans To Launch A Probe Next Year To 'Touch The Sun'

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Satellite Anthem Icarus Boards of Canada
All Pervading (Excerpt) (1978) Laraaji
Highlit Ancient Michael Brook
For the Love of Money Disco Dub Band
Fotografia 2 Ryuichi Sakamoto
Manic Depressive Omer Avital, Aaron Goldberg et. al.

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'Like Brain Boot Camp': Using Music To Ease Hearing Loss

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Spotless Mind Jon Brion
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Swell Season Glen Hansard & Markéta Irglová
Get Happy Benny Goodman