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Bryan Ferry's 'Olympia': The Work Of A Perfectionist

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Brian Eno has long been interested in film soundtracks. His recent work on The Lovely Bones served as the starting point for his new album, Small Craft on a Milk Sea. Sergio Dionisio hide caption

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Brian Eno: Improvising Within The Rules

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Drummer Terri Lyne Carrington's The Mosaic Project will be released in the U.S. early next year. courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Women In Jazz: Taking Back All-Female Ensembles

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Building A Career On Barber, The Enigmatic American

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Rapper turned retro-soul singer Aloe Blacc says he draws inspiration from Joni Mitchell, Nina Simone and James Taylor. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The Evolution Of Aloe Blacc

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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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Patti Smith And Robert Mapplethorpe: Kindred Spirits

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Sheryl Crow On Love, Loss And Bouncing Back

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Los Cenzontles: A 'Little Factory' Of Culture

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Swift's album release next week could be a telling moment for the music industry. Joseph Anthony Baker hide caption

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Taylor Swift Poised For One Of 2010's Biggest Sellers

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The Ghost of a Saber Tooth Tiger is the duo of Sean Lennon and Charlotte Kemp Muhl. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Rock's New Romance: The Ghost Of A Saber Tooth Tiger

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The Rolling Stones' Keith Richards Looks Back At 'Life'

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Celia Cruz: The Voice From Havana

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Joan Jeanrenaud and PC Muñoz have collaborated for their first full album together. Michele Clement hide caption

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Cellos Meet Beats In Pop That Isn't Pop

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School Of Seven Bells: Music From A Lucid Dream

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Students at the East Village School in New York City have recorded an album of world songs to raise funds for arts and language programs. Jayne Wexler via rockpaperscissors hide caption

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School's New Album Better Than A Bake Sale

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