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Read The Week In Music: What To Read Now That We're Back In The Saddle
January 6, 2013 – This week writers came back from the holiday break ready to play.
Watch The Voice Of 'Schoolhouse Rock' On The Series At 40
January 6, 2013 – Bob Dorough composed, conducted and sang much of the music in the beloved children's series.
Read Antibalas: Cooking Up Afrobeat In A Sweltering Kitchen
January 6, 2013 – The band relies on two things to play well: tropical temperatures and a relaxed pace.
Watch Bikini Kill Rises Again, No Less Relevant
Read Preserving The Home, And History, Of New Orleans' Piano Professor
January 5, 2013 – Any Big Easy pianist worth his fingers owes a debt to Henry Roeland Byrd, aka Professor Longhair.
Watch Emel Mathlouthi: Voice Of The Tunisian Revolution
Read The 'Life And Liberation' Of A Black Female Metal Fan
January 4, 2013 – Laina Dawes has loved heavy metal since she was 8, but her peers haven't always loved her back.
Watch Patti Page, Who Dominated The '50s Pop Charts, Dies
January 3, 2013 – Page had one of the biggest-selling singles ever with her version of "The Tennessee Waltz."
Watch Ed Sheeran: All Pluses, No Minuses
Read 'Looper': A World Of Musical Clicks And Pops
Read Hearing A Mother's Song After Tragedy
Listen Jack Black: On Music, Mayhem And Murder
Read Was 2012 The Year That American Orchestras Hit The Wall? MPR
January 1, 2013 – Contentious negotiations and financial woes have plagued many American orchestras this year. MPR
Read Fond Farewells: Classical Musicians We Lost In 2012
December 31, 2012 – Hear and see the artistry of fine classical musicians who passed away in 2012.
Watch Miguel: An 'Honest Introduction' To An R&B Star