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Frozen is the tale of sisters Anna and Elsa, whose relationship is captured in music by songwriters Robert Lopez and Kristen Anderson-Lopez.

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April 10, 2014 – Robert Lopez and Kristen Anderson-Lopez tell Terry Gross about the inspiration for "Let It Go."

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When hitting a high note, mezzo-soprano Dolora Zajick says, "You have to have support. You have to have resonance. People have to understand what you're saying."

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March 19, 2014 – She took "a crack at a singing career" and has been at the Metropolitan Opera for 25 years.

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Members of The Beatles play in the snow outside Washington, D.C.'s Coliseum where they were scheduled to perform before a sell-out audience in 1964.

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February 7, 2014 – To mark the day, we'll listen back to interviews with Ringo Starr and Paul McCartney.

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Pete Seeger.

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January 28, 2014 – Seeger believed songs were a way of binding people to a cause. Hear an archival interview from 1985.

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Jim Hall performs at the 2013 Newport Jazz Festival.

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December 13, 2013 – Hear an interview Hall gave Terry Gross back in 1989. The innovative musician died Tuesday at 83.

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Mark Mulcahy, the songwriter behind the much-beloved "Hey Sandy," returns after eight years and a tragic loss.

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December 4, 2013 – The songwriter behind the much-beloved "Hey Sandy" returns after eight years and a tragic loss.

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The Beatles in 1965.

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November 27, 2013 – It was no easy task for Kevin Howlett to track down all 53 BBC appearances for an extensive book.

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Boardwalk Empire features music by Vince Giordano and the Nighthawks.

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November 6, 2013 – Giordano's band the Nighthawks performs the music heard on the HBO series Boardwalk Empire.

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"[Lou Reed] really saw the beauty of life, and wanted to be a person who could live in that beauty as often as possible," longtime publicist Bill Bentley says.

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October 29, 2013 – "In Lou Reed's world, when you were Lou's friend you knew it," his longtime publicist says.

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Elton John tells Fresh Air's Terry Gross that The Diving Board is "a very adult album."

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September 23, 2013 – The pop star tells Terry Gross about how Liberace inspired him to make the piano a star instrument.

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Linda Ronstadt performs in 1970.

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September 17, 2013 – Ronstadt offers her frank insights on sex, drugs, and why "competition was for horse races."

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John Zorn's latest album is Dreamachines, which is inspired by Brion Gysin and William Burroughs' cut-up techniques.

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September 3, 2013 – At 60, the composer is wiser, sure, but no less prolific, thoughtful and antagonistic than before.

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Jason Isbell was previously a member of Drive-By Truckers. His solo albums include Sirens of the Ditch and Here We Rest.

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July 17, 2013 – On his new album, written after he got sober, Isbell finds a new level of emotional honesty.

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As kids, Jorma Taccone, Andy Samberg and Akiva Schaffer were all obsessed with hip-hop and TV shows like Yo! MTV Raps.

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June 18, 2013 – The hip-hop parody group has produced some of the funniest SNL material in recent memory.

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Legendary music producer Quincy Jones.

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May 27, 2013 – The legendary producer, arranger and composer was just inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

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