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Read A Secret Folk Music Holds Firm In China's Badlands
July 19, 2013 – The nation's hardscrabble northwest is home to a centuries-old musical tradition called Lao Qiang.
Watch 20 Years Ago, Tupac Broke Through
Read Carnegie Hall's Barnstorming Youth Movement
Listen Jason Isbell: The Fresh Air Interview
Watch Pusha T's New York Doubleheader
Watch Sylvester: 'Mighty Real' Disco Star Deserves A Modern Spotlight
July 16, 2013 – The disco star was not only a pioneer, but also someone with whom the times have finally caught up.
Read Sub Pop Celebrates 25 Years Of Artisanal Music
Watch Shout Bands Stir Up Tubular Fervor In Charlotte
Read Tracing The Spirit Of The Early American Symphony
Watch Watch The Civil Wars Live Up To Their Name In A Behind-The-Scenes Video
July 15, 2013 – The Civil Wars' new album crackles with tension, as does the duo's fractured working relationship.
Watch A Racial Divide, Diminished: What Was On The Radio In 1963
July 10, 2013 – Though pop charts in '63 were full of feel-good songs, white listeners started tuning into R&B.
Read Electric Guitars Amp Up New Classical Music
Watch Jay-Z's 'Magna Carta' Is A Fait Accompli
Watch A Music Festival Grows In The Rainforest