Charlie Hunter's new album features Eric Kalb on drums, Alan Ferber and Curis Fowlkes on trombones, and Eric Biondo on trumpet. Greg Aiello hide caption

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Charlie Hunter Has 'Neglected To Inform You'

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Vampire Weekend: Beyond The Blogs

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Maxwell: Organic Success In Soul

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Iggy Pop: The Voice As Weapon

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Shenyang: A Bass Baritone With A Big Sound

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Spoon's new album, Transference, is its seventh full-length album. Autumn de Wilde hide caption

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Spoon: A Slow Build To Success

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Gabriel Prokofiev's Concerto for Turntables & Orchestra offers an urban twist on classical traditions. Non-classical Records hide caption

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Sacred Songs And DJs: New Classical CDs

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Yuja Wang: A Pinch-Hitter Takes The Lead

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Django Reinhardt would play any chance he got. At the height of his fame, he'd stroll into a bistro with his guitar and busk — not for the spare change, but just to play. Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images hide caption

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Django Reinhardt: 100 Years Of Hot Jazz

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Patti Smith's new memoir, Just Kids, tells the story of her creative bond and friendship with famed photographer Robert Mapplethorpe. Getty hide caption

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'Just Kids': Punk Icon Patti Smith Looks Back

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The Swan Song Of A Teenage Ukulele Master

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Ringo Starr: The Drums Are Where The Soul Is

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Ke$ha's debut album sold more than 150,000 copies in its first week. hide caption

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$uper$tar Ke$ha Top$ Chart$

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Teddy Pendergrass: A Raw Soul Voice, Silenced

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