Ashley Kahn Ashley Kahn is an American music historian, journalist, and producer, as well as a regular commentator on Morning Edition.

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Pat Metheny is currently touring the U.S. for two months with his orchestrion. Jimmy Katz hide caption

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Man And Machines: Pat Metheny's Orchestrion

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RUN DMC Crashes Rock's Hall Of Fame, Again

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'What Is Soul?' New Faces Have Answers

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Jerry Wexler: A Record Man Remembered

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Rebuilding The Beatles, Note by Note

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Andy Bey: A Vocal Master Returns

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Mick Jagger: A Stone Alone

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Brecker's 'Pilgrimage' a Welcome, Not a Farewell

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Mavis Staples CD Celebrates Civil Rights

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New Orleans' Marching Bands Short on Funds

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Robert Plant: Starting Over After Led Zeppelin

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