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Read Remembering The Vital Force Of Jazz Pianist Dave Brubeck
December 5, 2012 – One of the most recognized and recognizable musicians of the postwar era has died one day shy of 92.
Read Two Malian Guitar Greats, Gone But Still Wailing
Watch Saviors Of Local Soul: The Archival Science Of The Numero Group
December 4, 2012 – Reissue labels generally fly below the radar, but the Numero Group has made a name for itself.
Watch A $100 Guitar Makes A 30,000-Mile Odyssey
Watch 3 Strings And A Snakeskin: Okinawa's Native Instrument
December 6, 2012 – In subtropical Japan, the simple-looking, tough-to-master sanshin is a ubiquitous part of life.
Read The Week In Music: What To Read Now, Been Around The Block Edition
December 2, 2012 – An anniversary celebration, a conversation about reminiscing and an interview with a lifer.
Read The Evens: The Power Of Turning Down The Volume
Watch Dozens Of Covers Later, 'Hallelujah' Endures
Watch Elizabeth LaPrelle: Carrying On The Appalachian Tradition
December 2, 2012 – Though she's only 25, the ballad singer says she's "excited to sound like a creepy old lady."
Read A Trove Of Chats With Music Icons, Now Online
Read The Peony Pavilion: A Vivid Dream In A Garden
Read Turning Up The Volume On The Electric Blues
Watch Austin Peralta: A Young Prodigy's Search, Cut Short
November 29, 2012 – The death of 22-year-old pianist prematurely ended a rapidly expanding career.
Read 'Buddy And Jim': Friends In Life And Songwriting