New Opera Immortalizes Spat Between Paul Krugman, Estonian President

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For Sean Lennon, Music Is Not A Solo Act

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Sunny Jain (center, with drum) leads Red Baraat. The band's latest album, Shruggy Ji, came out this month. Erin Patrice O'Brien/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Red Baraat: A Bhangra-Powered Party Starter

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On the new album Migrations, Cristina Pato plays the gaita, a bagpipe from her native region of Galicia in northwest Spain. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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A Bagpipe-Slinging Spaniard Finds A Home In New York Jazz

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American Sound Studio On World Cafe

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Royal Studio On World Cafe

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After Big Year, Emeli Sande's 'Version Of Events'

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Lucero On World Cafe

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Big Star And Ardent Music On World Cafe

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Ole Miss. Homecoming Queen Rocks Out

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Today's World Cafe features interviews with Steve Cropper (second from left) and Booker T. Jones (third from left), both part of the Stax Records house band. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Steve Cropper And Booker T. Jones On World Cafe

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Isaac Hayes On World Cafe

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Stax Records On World Cafe

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