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Remembering Jason Molina, A Musician Who Refused To Look Back

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"We're fans, just like the people that come to see us," says Rich Kosak (far right), who plays the role of KISS vocalist Paul Stanley in the Ohio tribute band Mr. Speed. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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These Aren't The Rock Hall Inductees You're Looking For

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A few of the D'Angelico guitars set to be auctioned, pictured here at the GTR showroom in New York City. Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images hide caption

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On The Auction Block: The Stradivarius Of Guitars

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Kishi Bashi performs at The Dirty Dog in Austin, Texas during the 2014 South by Southwest Music festival. Bob Boilen/NPR hide caption

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Listen to All Songs Considered at SXSW - Saturday

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With a Bjork-like voice and a heart-breaking vibe out of The Sundays, Kristal and Jonny Boy's set at Cedar Street Courtyard was enthralling performance art. Adam Kissick for NPR hide caption

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Listen to All Songs Considered at SXSW - Friday

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Skrillex skipped the main room at Empire and went straight to the DJ booth, with fans watching from building tops. Adam Kissick for NPR hide caption

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Listen to All Songs Considered At SXSW - Thursday

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Damon Albarn performs at NPR Music's SXSW showcase at Stubb's BBQ in Austin, Texas. Adam Kissick for NPR hide caption

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Listen to All Songs Considered at SXSW - Wednesday

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Neil Young speaks about Pono, his new high-quality digital audio system, at SXSW. Bob Boilen/NPR hide caption

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Listen: Neil Young Explains Pono

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Who brings a confetti cannon to a fun fight? Calliope Musicals does. Adam Kissick for NPR hide caption

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Listen To All Songs Considered at SXSW - Tuesday

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Dan Reynolds of Imagine Dragons performs onstage at the Amnesty International Concert presented by the CBGB Festival at Barclays Center on February 5, 2014 in New York City. Neilson Barnard/Getty Images hide caption

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Hearing Devotion In Pop's Details

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Alynda Lee Segarra is the lead singer and songwriter of the New Orleans folk ensemble Hurray for the Riff Raff. Debbie Elliott/NPR hide caption

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Singing To The Strength Of New Orleans

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Ed Sullivan smiles while standing with The Beatles on the set of his variety show on Feb. 9, 1964. Express Newspapers/Getty Images hide caption

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The Beatles' Yearlong Journey To 'The Ed Sullivan Show'

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