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Drummer Chico Hamilton, West Coast Jazz Pioneer, Dies

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Edgar Quintero of the band Los Bukanas de Culiacan likens what he does in the narcocorrido genre to gangster rap. Shaul Schwarz/Cinedigm hide caption

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AK-47s, Accordions And Angels Of Death: Narcocorridos Hit The Big Screen

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Singer and songwriter Bob Schneider invented "The Song Game" a decade ago, inviting a closed group of fellow musicians to submit a new song every week. Chris Miller/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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For A Few Musicians, Beating Songwriter's Block Is A Game

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John Digweed, shown here performing in August at Electric Zoo, was one of the biggest names at the Brooklyn Electronic Music Festival last weekend. Daniel Zuchnik/Getty Images hide caption

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John Tavener's ethereal music was influenced by the Russian Orthodox traditions. Simone Canetty-Clarke/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Remembering 'Holy Minimalist' Composer John Tavener

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Napster founder Shawn Fanning in February 2001, after a ruling that the free Internet-based service must stop allowing copyrighted material to be shared. Paul Sakuma/AP hide caption

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What Today's Online Sharing Companies Can Learn From Napster

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Actress and singer Bibí Ferreira has been performing on stage and television for more than 60 years. Wilian Aguiar/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Brazil's 91-Year-Old Leading Lady Still Shines

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Kanniks Kannikeswaran leads the Greater Cincinnati Indian Community Choir in 2012, as it competes at the World Choir Games in Cincinnati. Courtesy of Kanniks Kannikeswaran hide caption

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Across America, Voices Rise To Reinvent India

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King Oliver's Creole Jazz Band in Chicago in 1923: Louis Armstrong is kneeling, from left to right behind him are Honore Dutrey, Baby Dodds, King Oliver, Lil Hardin, Bill Johnson and Johnny Dodds. Frank Driggs Collection/Getty Images hide caption

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Paramount Records: The Label Inadvertently Crucial To The Blues

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The Fender Stratocaster that's going on sale next month and may fetch $500,000 because experts say it was played by Bob Dylan when he "went electric" at the 1965 Newport Folk Festival. Christie's/AP hide caption

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