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Listen enough, and you can even grow tired of Jeff Buckley's music. Once burnout sets in, how do you rekindle a musical love?

Watch You've Burned Out On Your Favorite Music — What Now?

May 2, 2013 – Familiarity can breed contempt. So how do you rekindle passion for the albums you once loved?

Conductor Valery Gergiev, who turns 60 today.

Watch What Do You Get Valery Gergiev For His 60th Birthday?

May 2, 2013 – If you're the conductor's friend Vladimir Putin: a resuscitated Soviet prize — and a new theater.


Read Heavy Rotation: 5 Songs Public Radio Can't Stop Playing

May 10, 2013 – Download new songs from British singer Laura Mvula, post-punk band Savages, Shuggie Otis and more.


Iggy & The Stooges just released a new album, Ready to Die.

Read Iggy Pop: 'What Happens When People Disappear'

May 2, 2013 – The Stooges frontman discusses living life over the edge and ways to "become a part of yesterday."


Vampire Weekend in New York City: (from left) Chris Tomson, Chris Baio, Rostam Batmanglij and Ezra Koenig.

Watch Vampire Weekend On The Secrets Of Its New Album

May 1, 2013 – In an interview, the band talks about the long process of making Modern Vampires of The City.


John McVie, Mick Fleetwood, Lindsey Buckingham and Stevie Nicks have returned with their first new music as Fleetwood Mac in a decade.

Watch Mick Fleetwood On Fleetwood Mac: 'It Would Make A Great Play'

May 1, 2013 – Stream the band's new EP, and hear the drummer and founding member's thoughts on longevity.


Roc Marciano.

Watch 'The Talent Comes First': Roc Marciano Takes An A&R Gig

April 30, 2013 – The New York rapper on his new role, Lil B's brilliance and doing business with good people.

John Beasley has now served as music director for both editions of International Jazz Day.

Read Meet The Man Who Assembles The World's Biggest Jazz Concert

April 30, 2013 – Pianist John Beasley isn't a household name, but he directs many of them for International Jazz Day.

Iron and Wine's new album is titled Ghost on Ghost.

Read Iron And Wine: Words Like Seedlings

April 29, 2013 – Sam Beam says he isn't "worried about people understanding exactly what's happening" in any song.


George Jones around 1975.

Watch This Creature That I Am: The Mysteries Of George Jones

April 29, 2013 – He began thrilled by the nightlife, then was trapped in it. He ended up a mascot who got respect.

Karl Hyde's debut solo album is titled Edgeland.

Watch Karl Hyde, Underworld Music Maker, Surfaces

April 27, 2013 – On his solo debut, Edgeland, the English electronic musician takes a turn for the personal.


A Chinese and a North Korean embrace in a pledge of everlasting (political) love. From Raid on the White Tiger Regiment, 1971.

Read Amazingly Odd Operas From Revolutionary China

April 26, 2013 – Explore the extravagant, but politically dogmatic, operas of China's Cultural Revolution.

Elliott Wilson (left) and Tyler The Creator Tuesday night at the Highline Ballroom.

Read The Tyler Interview: Silly, But With A Purpose

April 26, 2013 – In front of a paying audience, Tyler was flippantly entertaining and surprisingly vulnerable.

Turkish-German vocalist Esra Dalfidan sings in several languages with her band FIDAN.

Read Jazzahead! Highlights: 5 New Bands From Europe WBGO

April 26, 2013 – More than 20,000 jazz fans and industry types descend upon Bremen's discovery-intensive festival. WBGO

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