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Review: 'Neon Golden'

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Gregor Piatigorsky: A Musician's Love of Art

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Annoying Music for May Day

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Angola's Children and the Legacy of Civil War

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Love Songs Come Alive in 'Bel Canto' Style

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'Style Wars': Documenting Graffiti Artists

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Indie Musicians Leverage Musical Trends to Thrive

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'Rocky Top' Songwriter Felice Bryant Dies

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Remembering Nina Simone

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Music Review: 'Chinatown' from the Be Good Tanyas

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Children's Book 'Holes' Goes from Page to Screen

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Sandoval Pays Tribute to Trumpet Idols

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Movie Review: 'Holes'

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