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Read Why Some Musicians Last
Read The Purple Tape: Only Built 4 Collectors
Watch Adrian Sherwood: Dub Without Borders
Read Finnish Patriotism, Christian Hymns And One Trumpeter's Mom
September 19, 2012 – Well before a new recording, the hymn "Be Still My Soul" had already seen many different lives.
Read Dwight Yoakam: Weary And Wary On '3 Pears'
Read Heavy Rotation: 5 Songs Public Radio Can't Stop Playing
September 18, 2012 – Download five new songs heating up NPR station playlists in Chicago, Detroit, Juneau and beyond.
Watch Two Attempts To Turn Summer Platinum Into Fall Gold
September 18, 2012 – Carly Rae Jepsen and Kanye West release albums that double down on their summer success.
Read Brad Mehldau: (Unlikely) Songs By Other People
Watch International Hits: Keep Summer Alive With 'Tacata'
September 17, 2012 – The happily inane dance song conquered Scandinavia and Italy before taking over Spain.
Read 'American Idol' Picks New Judges And Makes A Surprising Grab For Relevance
September 17, 2012 – Nicki Minaj and Keith Urban are a far cry from Steven Tyler and Jennifer Lopez.
Read Aimee Mann: 'Charmer Is Just Another Word For Narcissist'
September 17, 2012 – Mann's new album, Charmer, is a series of character sketches exploring loyalty and exploitation.
Read The Coal Porters: Pulling Bluegrass Up By The Roots
September 16, 2012 – Sid Griffin's band owes as much of its sound to The Rolling Stones as to traditional bluegrass.
Watch In South Korea, K-Pop Gets New King
Read Cannonball Adderley: 5 Songs From A Joyous Soul Jazz24
Read Trouble In The Twin Cities: Two Orchestras In Labor Disputes
September 15, 2012 – Both the Minnesota Orchestra and the St. Paul Chamber Orchestra may be headed for a strike.