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Read A Brief History Of The Grammy Sales Bump
Read Survey The Portland Jazz Scene With Five Great Tunes KMHD
February 14, 2013 – The Portland Jazz Festival, opening Friday, turns the spotlight on a diverse community of talent. KMHD
Read Richard Thompson's New Album Examines 'Electric' Love
February 14, 2013 – The singer-songwriter often writes songs about his complex relationships with women.
Read Saving The Sounds Of America
Watch Jim James: On A Spiritual Quest In The Digital Age
February 13, 2013 – The My Morning Jacket singer seeks authenticity in a world of artifice on his first solo album.
Read Rudresh Mahanthappa: Bicultural Jazz, Ever Shifting
February 13, 2013 – The saxophonist and his quartet cross-pollinate Indian classical music and Captain Beefheart.
Read Measures Of Affection: Five Musical Love Letters
Read Heavy Rotation: 5 Songs Public Radio Can't Stop Playing
February 27, 2013 – Download new music from from The Milk Carton Kids, Cayucas, Chance the Rapper and more.
Watch Bonnie 'Prince' Billy Adjusts His Crown
Watch Remembering Donald Byrd, Jazz Trumpeter Who Spanned Generations
February 11, 2013 – Byrd helped to develop hard bop jazz, and his funkier recordings shaped black pop music for years.
Read Classical Grammys 2013: Same Old Winners, Bold New Music
February 11, 2013 – From very belated Lifetime Achievements to Classical Compendium nonsense: Deceptive Cadence's take.
Read Hollywood's 'Hooray': Hardly A Happy Hymn
Read Mumford & Sons Take Home Album Of The Year Grammy
Read High School Marching Bands Lay Down The Beat Of Mardi Gras
February 10, 2013 – Students at New Orleans' McDonogh 35 march up to six miles a night to usher in the Carnival season.
Read The Kentucky Fiddler Who Inspired Aaron Copland's 'Hoe-Down'
February 10, 2013 – Bill Stepp turned the traditional tune "Bonaparte's Retreat" from a march into a hoedown.