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Read Robots In Ecstasy: Daft Punk's 'Memories' Embraces The Pleasure Principle
May 14, 2013 – The long-awaited album from the Parisian dance music duo basks in the smooth sounds of the 1970s.
Watch When The Right One Comes Along: How 'Nashville' Tells Stories In Song
May 13, 2013 – The songs performed on the TV show are woven into the drama, but someone has to track them down.
Watch Covering Pop Hits On YouTube Is Starting To Pay TURNSTYLE
Watch The MIDI Revolution: Synthesizing Music For The Masses
May 12, 2013 – The technology used to translate sound into digital information celebrates its 30th anniversary.
Read Yngwie Malmsteen: 'I've Always Been A Little Bit Of An Extremist'
May 11, 2013 – The king of neoclassical shred guitar on being a family man and growing up on Bach and Hendrix.
Watch 'It Led Us On A Journey': The Musical World Of 'The Great Gatsby'
May 10, 2013 – Between the Jazz Age and the hip-hop era, says music supervisor Anton Monsted, is a sliding door.
Watch A DIY Guide To The History Of Women In Jazz
Read 'A Strict Taskmaster': 5 Ways To Play The Jazz Clarinet
May 9, 2013 – Ben Goldberg picks five legends, from legends to the present, who worked with the difficult horn.
Read Moms In Opera: 5 Women On The Edge
Read On Two New R&B Albums, An Old Soul Sound That Glows
May 8, 2013 – New York's Charles Bradley and London's James Hunter Six both mix inspiration and replication.
Read A Look Back At Jazz Fest, Where Ages Were Made
Read Pistol Annies: Plain Truths, Sharp Humor, Three-Part Harmony
May 7, 2013 – Miranda Lambert, Angaleena Presley and Ashley Monroe are all the more compelling as a trio.
Watch Do You Have To Nearly Kill Yourself To Be A Musician?
May 7, 2013 – A pianist ponders how far he's gone to learn to play his instrument — and suggests you try, too.
Read MTV's Musical Legacy: How 'Unplugged' Sold The Radio Star
May 7, 2013 – The original MTV VJs explain how revolutionary spinning records on television wasn't.