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Adia Victoria Reckons With The South
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Bunny Wailer is the last living original member of the legendary reggae group The Wailers. He recently finished his first US tour in more than 20 years. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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On Anniversary Tour, Bunny Wailer Is Still A Blackheart Man
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Children of Bodom is one of the many bands in Finland's vibrant — and unique — heavy metal scene. David A. Smith/Getty Images hide caption

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President Obama Is Familiar With Finland's Heavy Metal Scene. Are You?
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North Carolinian Rhiannon Giddens, who opposes HB2, says she struggled with whether to speak out against the bill from stage: "How can I use my platform for good without jeopardizing everything so that I don't have that platform anymore?" Erika Goldring/Getty Images for Americana Music hide caption

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Robert Plant and Jimmy Page of Led Zeppelin are defendants in a copyright lawsuit that accuses their band of lifting music from the song "Taurus" by the Los Angeles band Spirit. Laurance Ratner/WireImage hide caption

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LISTEN: Opening riff, Led Zeppelin's 'Stairway To Heaven'
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Anderson .Paak blended modern hip-hop and classic soul in a timeless blend at NPR Music's SXSW showcase. Adam Kissick for NPR hide caption

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Wednesday Night Dispatch From SXSW 2016
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Sir George Martin, The 'Fifth Beatle,' Dies At 90
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Congratulations to Gaelynn Lea, the winner of the 2016 Tiny Desk Contest! Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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And The Winner Of The 2016 Tiny Desk Contest Is ...
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Genya Ravan (left) and director Chris Henry on the set of Rock and Roll Refugee, a new off-Broadway play about Ravan's early life in music. Shannon Rednour/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Genya Ravan, 'Rock And Roll Refugee,' Has Stories To Fill Two Lifetimes
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Win Butler (with red megaphone) and Regine Chassagne (lower left, with keytar) of Arcade Fire lead a parade through New Orleans' French Quarter with members of the Preservation Hall Jazz Band in honor of David Bowie. Erika Goldring for NPR hide caption

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When we asked you for memories of David Bowie songs, many happened to appear on the crucial Changesonebowie compilation, which sits in the NPR library. Niki Walker/NPR hide caption

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Rose on 'Rebel, Rebel'
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