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Read China's Artist Provocateur Explores New Medium: Heavy Metal
May 22, 2013 – Ai Weiwei has created a protest song and video out of his 81 days in police detention.
Watch The Doors' Keyboard Counterpoint Goes Silent
Watch Draco Rosa: A Pop Survivor Returns From The Brink, With Friends
May 18, 2013 – When the songwriter and former teen idol fell ill, Latin music's biggest names offered support.
Watch Andris Nelsons Named Music Director Of The Boston Symphony
May 16, 2013 – The announcement puts an end to years of uncertainty at the storied orchestra.
Read Google Launches A Streaming Music Service
Watch The Canadian Astronaut's Accompanist
Read Robots In Ecstasy: Daft Punk's 'Memories' Embraces The Pleasure Principle
May 14, 2013 – The long-awaited album from the Parisian dance music duo basks in the smooth sounds of the 1970s.
Watch Covering Pop Hits On YouTube Is Starting To Pay TURNSTYLE
Watch The MIDI Revolution: Synthesizing Music For The Masses
May 12, 2013 – The technology used to translate sound into digital information celebrates its 30th anniversary.
Read Singer Tim Lambesis Arrested In Alleged Plot To Kill Wife
May 8, 2013 – Police say the vocalist for As I Lay Dying tried to hire an undercover detective to kill his wife.
Read Singer Lauryn Hill Sentenced To Three Months For Tax Evasion
May 6, 2013 – The R&B and hip hop singer pleaded guilty last year.
Watch Can You Define 'Good' Singing?
Watch 20 Years Ago Biz Markie Got The Last Laugh
Watch Big Songs, Big Hype (Oh Yeah, They're Women)
Read At Jazz Fest, Photographers Have A Culture All Their Own WWNO
May 4, 2013 – Lensman Skip Bolen spends Jazz Fest dashing between stages. He calls it his "free gym membership." WWNO