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Amanda Shires, performing during the Americana Awards at Ryman Auditorium on Sept. 22, 2021 in Nashville. Terry Wyatt/Getty Images for Americana Music hide caption

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Amanda Shires wants out 'For Christmas'

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Steve Inskeep spoke to Raekwon about the new book, the difficulties of his upbringing and the trappings of success. Sebastian Duncan/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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'From Staircase to Stage': Raekwon on growing up in N.Y. and the Wu-Tang Clan

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Aimee Mann new album, Queens of the Summer Hotel, is out now Sheryl Nields/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Aimee Mann's Album, 'Queens of the Summer Hotel,' is inspired by 'Girl, Interrupted'

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ABBA, on stage at Paramount Theater in Portland. The group's new album, Voyage is out Nov. 5. Bettmann/Bettmann Archive hide caption

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ABBA is back with new music and plans for a high-tech stage show

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Randy Bachman holds a Gretsch guitar that is similar to the one stolen in 1976. He plans to swap this one for his original with TAKESHI, a Japanese musician who bought Bachman's beloved instrument in 2016. Randy Bachman hide caption

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Rocker Randy Bachman's guitar was stolen 45 years ago. A fan tracked it down

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In These Silent Days is the latest collaboration between singer-songwriter Brandi Carlile and her core band, twin brothers Phil and Tim Hanseroth. Neil Krug/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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For Brandi Carlile, band and family are one and the same

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Jazz singer Tony Bennett and pop star Lady Gaga released their second duet album, Love for Sale, on Oct. 1. Larry Busacca/Getty Images for NARAS hide caption

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Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga's latest, and likely last, ring-a-ding

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Jontu, an Indian rhino, wanders around his enclosure at the Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquariumin in Omaha, Neb. Last week, an improperly closed gate allowed him to wander a little farther. Nati Harnik/AP hide caption

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A Hungry Hungry Rhino Escaped His Pen At An Omaha Zoo To Munch On Grass

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Lara Downes, with her father in San Francisco, ca. 1975. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Celebrating Juneteenth And Black Music Month With Classical Classics

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Floating Along In Uncertainty With Vijay Iyer

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Gospel Sensation Tasha Cobbs Leonard Has Several Reasons (For You) To Believe

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Artist Robert Finley. Alysse Gafjken/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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'Sharecropper's Son': Louisiana Musician Finds Success Decades After Trying

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For Twin Cities Rapper Nur-D, Another Step Forward

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Money Mark, Beastie Boys Keyboardist, Has A Timeless Reminder

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