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How One Band Turned A Ghost Town Into A Giant Recording Studio

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David Bowie's album, The Next Day, will come out on March 12. Jimmy King/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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David Bowie, Rock's Shape Shifter, Returns

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Ron Nine, Mitch Ebert, Eden Schwartz, Fiia McGann and Gretta Harley perform in These Streets, a new play based on a series of interviews with Seattle musicians. Courtesy of These Streets hide caption

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Women Of Grunge Reclaim Rock History In 'These Streets'

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Marcus Mumford of Mumford & Sons, winner of Album of the Year at the 2013 Grammy Awards. To date, the band's winning album, Babel, has sold 1,737,000 copies, according to Nielsen Soundscan. Jason Merritt/Getty Images hide caption

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Mumford & Sons (from left: Ben Lovett, Marcus Mumford, Ted Dwane and Winston Marshall) accept the award for album of the year at the Grammy Awards on Sunday night. Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images hide caption

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Mumford & Sons Take Home Album Of The Year Grammy

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Reg Presley in Hamburg, circa 1965. Petra Niemeier — K & K/Redferns hide caption

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Reg Presley, The Voice Of 'Wild Thing,' Dies

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Bob Dylan in 1962. His extremely limited-edition 50th Anniversary Collection features unreleased material from his early career. John Cohen/Getty Images hide caption

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Why There Are Only 100 Copies Of The New Bob Dylan Record

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Bikini Kill performs in Washington, D.C., in the 1990s. Courtesy of Pat Graham hide caption

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Bikini Kill Rises Again, No Less Relevant

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The Killers perform on the season finale of NBC's The Voice last week. NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images hide caption

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The Killers Return, Guitar-Rock Holdouts In A Pop World

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Joe Strummer performs with his solo project, The Latino Rockabilly War, in 1989. The Clash frontman died of heart failure in December 2002. Mark Baker/Sony Music Archive/Getty Images hide caption

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Joe Strummer's Life After Death

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The Beatles look out of the Magical Mystery Tour coach skylight, on location in England in September 1967. Apple Films Ltd/Channel Thirteen hide caption

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Behind The Scenes Of The Beatles' 'Magical Mystery Tour'

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The Numero Group's Eccentric Soul: Omnibus includes 45 seven-inch singles highlighting local soul scenes from around the country. Courtesy of the Numero Group hide caption

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Herb Alpert (left) and Jerry Moss, who founded A&M Records in Alpert's garage in 1962. Courtesy of A&M Records hide caption

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A&M Records: Independent, With Major Appeal

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Nickelback's Chad Kroeger performs during halftime of a Canadian football game in Vancouver. On the band's own tours, expensive pyrotechnics are more rare. Jeff Vinnick/Getty Images hide caption

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Love To Hate Nickelback? Joke's On You

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Former Grandaddy frontman Jason Lytle just released a new album, Dept. of Disappearance. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Jason Lytle Balances The Studio And A Life Outdoors

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Mumford & Sons is led by singer Marcus Mumford (second from left). The band's second album, Babel, was released on Sept. 25 and is on pace to be the highest-selling debut of 2012. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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An American Punk-Rock Band On Tour In The Land Of The Arab Spring

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