Watch Spirit Family Reunion: Tiny Desk Concert
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Read Kenny Rogers: 'I Take Great Pride In Not Writing Hits'
October 8, 2012 – In a new memoir, Rogers says his career's longevity has depended on a carefully curated repertoire.
Read First Listen: 'REWORK_Philip Glass Remixed'
Read First Listen: Jason Lytle, 'Dept. Of Disappearance'
October 7, 2012 – The former Grandaddy singer's songs are as sweet as they are comical; as intimate as they are epic.
Read First Listen: Martha Wainwright, 'Come Home To Mama'
October 7, 2012 – Loss, hope and rebirth flow through the veins of Wainwright's first studio album since 2008.
Read Anat Cohen Bends The Spectrum On 'Claroscuro'
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Read Holly Golightly: Singing In The Back Of The Revival Tent
October 7, 2012 – The British musician traces a line from midcentury R&B to old-time gospel and religious music.
Read Ultraísta: Radiohead's Knob-Twister Takes Off
Read The Week In Music: What To Read Now, Insider Edition
October 6, 2012 – For you: smooth jazz, Daddy Yankee, Baroness, white girl rappers and broke indie rock royalty.
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Read The MacArthur 'Genius' Bow Maker Who Makes Violins Sing
October 6, 2012 – Over four decades, Benoit Rolland has made more than 1,400 bows for violins, violas and cellos.
Read Josephine Foster: A 'Vibrating Voice' To Shake The Soul
October 6, 2012 – The eclectic performer says she's inspired by singing styles that rattle the listener physically.