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Music Archived for Eternity

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Music Archived for Eternity

Music Archived for Eternity

Music Archived for Eternity

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The Library of Congress is known for its collection of the written word, but it also has a mandate to preserve the country's most culturally significant audio recordings. Sociology professor and cultural critic Oliver Wang reviews some of the library's key musical acquisitions from the past year, including songs by Roy Orbison, Smokey Robinson, Herbie Hancock, and Michael Jackson.