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Stevie Nicks speaking on stage at the 2013 South by Southwest Music Festival in Austin, Texas.

Watch Stevie Nicks: 'When We Walk Into The Room, We Have To Float In Like Goddesses'

March 17, 2013 – The Fleetwood Mac singer tells Ann Powers her lessons from a life at the peak of the music industry.

A coach and high school students work on Osvaldo Golijov's Passion According to St. Mark with the composer (right) in November 2012.

Watch How Does A Jewish Artist Tell The Ultimate Christian Story?

March 17, 2013 – An Argentine composer's vivid Passion According to St. Mark presents "a Latin American Jesus."

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Kacey Musgraves' new album is titled Same Trailer Different Park.

Watch Kacey Musgraves, Country Music's New 'Golden' Girl

March 16, 2013 – Hailing from the tiny Texas town of Golden, the 24-year-old singer is disarmingly nimble with words.

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The Melbourne-based band Alpine performs at Red 7 during SXSW 2013.

Read For Aussie Ensemble, 'A Is For Alpine' — As Well As Austin

March 17, 2013 – With a new album coming, Melbourne-based Alpine is building buzz in the U.S. — and at SXSW.

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Duane Allman of The Allman Brothers Band lived to play music. A new box set, Skydog, collects the legendary body of work he produced before his death in 1971.

Read Duane Allman: Guitar Playing That 'Gets Inside Of You'

March 16, 2013 – A new box set, compiled by Allman's daughter, chronicles the late axe-man's legendary body of work.

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At age 71, nearly 50 years after his first album, guitarist Harry Taussig is releasing a follow-up — and making his concert debut at South by Southwest.

Read At SXSW, A 71-Year-Old Guitarist Makes A Belated Debut

March 14, 2013 – This week in Austin, Harry Taussig is performing in public for the first time.

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Composer and producer Adrian Younge has produced two new albums: one with William Hart of The Delfonics and another with rapper Ghostface Killah.

Watch Adrian Younge: Looking Back To Move Hip-Hop Forward

March 12, 2013 – Spaghetti Westerns, Philadelphia soul, opera and Wu-Tang come together in the producer's music.

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Wild Belle's debut album is titled Isles.

Watch Wild Belle: Musical Siblings Go Island Hopping

March 12, 2013 – The brother-sister duo's debut album, Isles, draws on soul and reggae to create worldly grooves.

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Toro y Moi's latest album is titled Anything in Return.

Watch Toro Y Moi: A Pioneer Of 'Chillwave' On California's Complications

March 11, 2013 – For electro-pop artist Toro y Moi, change is hard — but not necessarily uncomfortable.

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Adam Kantor and Betsy Woolfe star in the current off-Broadway revival of Jason Robert Brown's The Last Five Years.

Read 'The Last Five Years' Returns To New York

March 10, 2013 – It's been 11 years since The Last Five Years first premiered. Creator Jason Robert Brown reflects.

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German musician Herbert Gronemeyer's first U.S. release is titled I Walk.

Read The 'German Bruce Springsteen' Tackles English-Language Rock

March 9, 2013 – I Walk is the first U.S. release for best-selling German recording artist Herbert Gronemeyer.

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Dave Grohl reunited with his old friend Butch Vig (at console), the producer of Nirvana's Nevermind, for the making of Sound City: Real to Reel.

Watch Dave Grohl Finds Music's Human Element — In A Machine

March 8, 2013 – Grohl's new documentary explores how a piece of equipment in one L.A. studio changed music history.

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Hiromi's latest album is called Move.

Read Hiromi: Finding Music In The Daily Din

March 10, 2013 – The pianist's new LP begins with a tribute to a sound she's never liked: the ring of an alarm clock.

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Spanish Harlem Orchestra.

Read Latin Roots: Bolero WXPN

March 7, 2013 – Latin music producer Aaron Levinson discusses the distinctive forms of this slow-tempo dance. WXPN

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Cloud Cult's new album is titled Love.

Read Cloud Cult's 'Love' Channels A Life Tested By Loss

March 6, 2013 – Frontman Craig Minowa talks about processing personal tragedy on the band's new album.

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The singer-songwriter, who died last year, has already inspired two double-length tribute albums.

First Listen: 'Farewell Transmission: The Music Of Jason Molina'

The singer-songwriter, who died last year, has already inspired two double-length tribute albums.

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Two music writers dig to the bottom of why other people's bad taste in music bothers us so much.

Why We Fight About Pop Music

Two music writers dig to the bottom of why other people's bad taste in music bothers us so much.

Listen closely to Sturgill Simpson's classic-sounding country and you'll hear plenty of surprises.

God, Drugs And Lizard Aliens: Yep, It's Country Music

Listen closely to Sturgill Simpson's classic-sounding country and you'll hear plenty of surprises.

Alaska-based composer John Luther Adams won for his orchestral <em>Become Ocean</em>.

Alaskan Composer Wins Pulitzer For 'Become Ocean'

Alaska-based composer John Luther Adams won for his orchestral Become Ocean.

The rap duo and its fans might not have the same expectations about this summer's reunion tour.

Reunited And It Feels A Little Awkward: OutKast At Coachella

The rap duo and its fans might not have the same expectations about this summer's reunion tour.

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