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Harmonica Blues With A 'Brand' New Beat

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Ashton Shepherd: Country Music With Roots

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Tim Minchin: Confessions Of A Rock 'N' Roll Nerd

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Remembering Jazz Lyricist And Poet Fran Landesman

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They Might Be Giants: Still 'Emotionally Arrested' At 50

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William Elliott Whitmore's 'Field Songs' Celebrate Farmers

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LMFAO, comprising members Redfoo (left) and SkyBlu, are the uncle-nephew duo behind "Party Rock Anthem." Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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LMFAO: The Science Of Party Rocking

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Vanessa Carlton's new album, Rabbits on the Run, comes out July 26. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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A Few Of Vanessa Carlton's Favorite Things

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Gomo Tulku: The Rapping Lama

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Joss Stone: First Thought, Best Thought

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A Tribe Called Quest: The Rise And Fall Of A Legend

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Washed Out: Intimate Electronica

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