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Read Tracey Thorn Finds Joy And Angst In Christmas Songs
December 8, 2012 – On Tinsel and Lights, the English singer confronts the holiday season's mixed blessings.
Watch Calvin Harris On Dance-Pop As A 'Futuristic Experiment'
December 8, 2012 – The Scottish producer behind Rihanna's "We Found Love" has thoroughly infiltrated American pop.
Read Fingerstylist Jack Rose Remembered As A Friend
Read 'Mellon Collie' Mystery Girl
Watch Barry Manilow On Singing Standards And His Real Job
December 7, 2012 – The pop legend spoke to Morning Edition about the Great American Songbook, his career and "Mandy."
Watch Dave Brubeck: Beyond 'Take Five'
Read Anonymous 4 Marks A Milestone Year, Together And Alone
December 6, 2012 – Composer David Lang's work for the vocal quartet reflects the modern world, not mythology.
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