Hosted in Mexico City, Vive Latino is one of Latin America's most important music festivals. Jasmine Garsd hide caption

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From Mexico, Con Amor: Exploring Vive Latino 2012

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The Passionate, Turbulent Life Of James Brown

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The Importance Of Earl Scruggs, As Told By His Followers

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Noel Gallagher's first solo album, Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds, came out in October. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Noel Gallagher: Flying High After Oasis

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Earl Scruggs: The 2003 Fresh Air Interview

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Brian Courtney Wilson On Fame And 'God's Promise'

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Paul McCartney Blows 'Kisses' To His Father's Era

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Bessie and Boris Thomashefsky were mega-stars in the Yiddish theater world. Their story is told in a new documentary, written and conducted by their grandson, Michael Tilson Thomas. courtesy of Michael Tilson Thomas hide caption

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The Thomashefskys: Stars Of The Yiddish Stage

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A veteran of punk bands, Dry the River's Peter Liddle (center) began playing acoustic guitar to keep quiet as a med student. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Dry The River: Songs Of Cardiac Anatomy

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To get away from a strict religious family, Susan Justice fled to New York in 2001 to busk on the streets. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Susan Justice: Sometimes You Just Have To 'Eat Dirt'

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A Church That Fits Our Needs is Lost In The Trees' second album, a tribute to the late mother of frontman Ari Picker (second from left). Annalee Harkins/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Lost In The Trees: A Golden Memorial Of Orchestral Folk

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The new compilation Echoes of Indiana Avenue collects rare early recordings by jazz guitarist Wes Montgomery. Duncan Schiedt hide caption

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Wes Montgomery: Early Recordings By A Late Guitar Great

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Melanie Fiona: A Grammy Winner Gets Personal

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