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Tony Joe White's Steamy 'Hoodoo' Rock

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Herb Alpert Steps Out With A Little Latin, A Little Piaf

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Donald Fagen's new memoir is titled Eminent Hipster. Danny Clinch/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Donald Fagen On World Cafe

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'It's Hard To Stay Patient': A Conversation With John Mayer

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Steve Swallow switched from acoustic bass to bass guitar in 1970, and hasn't looked back. Klaus Muempfer/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The Electric Bassist With An In-House Composer

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John Mayer On Getting His Voice Back

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John Legend On Marriage, Music And 'Genius' Kanye West

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At The BBC, The Beatles Shocked An Institution

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Blitz The Ambassador: Fighting Against Invisibility

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An unidentified Union soldier holds a banjo. Library of Congress/via Flickr hide caption

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'Divided & United': Songs Of The Civil War Re-Imagined

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Bun B With Ali Shaheed Muhammad And Frannie Kelley

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Foreverly, a new album from Norah Jones and Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong, was released today. Marina Chavez/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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'Foreverly' Yours: Billie Joe Armstrong And Norah Jones Get Close

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The new Disney film Frozen is the tale of sisters Anna and Elsa, whose relationship is captured in music by songwriters Robert Lopez and Kristen Anderson-Lopez. Courtesy of Walt Disney Pictures hide caption

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In A Tale Of Two Sisters, The Story's In The Songs

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Grammy Award-winner Esperanza Spalding in her video 'We Are America." ESPLLC hide caption

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Esperanza Spalding: Guantanamo Doesn't Represent 'Our America'

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Benjamin Britten takes a cup of tea during rehearsals for his War Requiem at Coventry Cathedral, in Coventry, England in May, 1962. Erich Auerbach/Getty Images hide caption

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Consumed By Violence, With Hope For Peace: Britten's 'War Requiem'

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