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Read Tadd Dameron, A Jazz Master With A 'Lyrical Grace'
March 9, 2013 – A new biography shines a light on the too-brief life of the man known as "The Architect of Bop."
Watch Stompin' Tom Connors, Canadian Folk Hero, Has Died
March 7, 2013 – The singer-songwriter was a passionate nationalist whose songs celebrated his country.
Read Britain's Brass Bands: A Working-Class Tradition On The Wane
March 6, 2013 – A matter of civic pride since the 19th century, the U.K.'s coal-town brass bands are dying out.
Read Alvin Lee Is Going Home: 'Ten Years After' Guitarist Dies
March 6, 2013 – His fiery performance at Woodstock is legendary.
Listen Why The Library Of Congress Has A Lock On Your Phone
March 6, 2013 – A law designed to protect copyrights on music and movies put digital locks on all sorts of things.
Read Why I'm Not Going To SXSW This Year
Read Justin Bieber Apologizes For Delay In Start Of London Concert
March 5, 2013 – The 19-year-old pop star blamed technical issues but tweeted "there is no excuse" and "I apologize."
Three Motown Artists Die Within Weeks Of Each Other
March 4, 2013 – Audie Cornish has more on Bobby Rogers, Richard Street and Damon Harris.
Watch How One Band Turned A Ghost Town Into A Giant Recording Studio
March 4, 2013 – The Danish band Efterklang literally went to the ends of the earth to make its album Piramida.
Watch David Bowie, Rock's Shape Shifter, Returns
Watch Richard Street, Of The Temptations, Has Died
Watch How A Studio Changes Your Sound
Read SFX Entertainment Buys Beatport
Watch Remembering Van Cliburn, A Giant Among Pianists And A Cold War Idol KERA
February 27, 2013 – The Texan pianist who captured America when he conquered Moscow has died at 78. KERA
Watch Exiled From Iran, A Singer Makes The Case For Beauty
February 28, 2013 – Strict laws made it impossible for the singer, Hani, to pursue her dream in her home country.