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'Moves Like Jagger': The Making Of Maroon 5's Megahit

The song has been burning up the Billboard Hot 100 for five months. Singer Adam Levine explains why Mick Jagger is so much fun to emulate.

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Ingrid Gerdes: A Tomboy With Soul

Gerdes is a neo-soul performer out of Boston, but she considers herself a Southern singer. She talks with NPR's Guy Raz about her latest album, Shred, and letting go.

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Robert Johnson And Pablo Casals' Game-Changers Turn 75

Two hugely important recordings, made by pivotal musicians an ocean apart, were made on the same day in 1936.

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Mick Jagger And Keith Richards On 'Some Girls'

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The rock legends discuss the reissue of The Rolling Stones' best-selling 1978 classic.

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Yo-Yo Ma's Bluegrass-Inspired 'Goat Rodeo'

The world-renowned cellist's latest Americana exploration features his collaborations with Chris Thile, Edgar Meyer and Stuart Duncan.

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We Are Augustines' debut album is Rise Ye Sunken Ships. Left to right: Eric Sanderson, Rob Allen, Billy McCarthy. Arwen Hunt/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Romeo Santos: Taking Bachata Mainstream

The lead singer of Aventura, the hottest band on the Latin charts, has a solo album and a TV show.

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A.A. Bondy: Making His Own World

Three albums into his folk rebirth, the former rocker feels like he's finally come into his own.

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Turkey, Cranberries And Composers At The Table

Commentator Miles Hoffman invites an eclectic group of long-gone composers to Thanksgiving dinner.

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