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Guitarist Scotty Moore, left, helped define Elvis Presley's early sound. Moore died June 28. Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images hide caption

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Scotty Moore, Essential Rock 'N' Roll Sideman, Dies At 84

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Dogbreth, 'Hoarder House'

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Your Favorite New Musicians Of 2016 (So Far)

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World Cafe Next: Whitney

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Neil Young on World Cafe

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Bernie Worrell performs at the Black Rock Coalition Presents: All The Woo In The World — An All-Star Celebration benefit concert on April 4 in New York City. The concert was raising money for Worrell's medical costs. Al Pereira/WireImage hide caption

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From 1991: Funk Legend Bernie Worrell, By Andy Lyman

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Zappa On Zappa: 'Eat That Question' Tells A Contrarian's Story In His Own Words

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(Clockwise from left) Drummer Tiki Fulwood, guitarist Tawl Ross, keyboardist Bernie Worrell, Billy "Bass" Nelson, and guitarist Eddie Hazel of the funk group Parliament-Funkadelic pose for a portrait in 1971. Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images hide caption

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