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Garth Brooks' last public performance was at President Obama's inauguration. With his new deal, Brooks will fly to Las Vegas every weekend to play four shows. Mark Wilson/Getty Images News hide caption

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Garth Brooks Returns To The Stage

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Killing Floor [Instrumental] The Accidental
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Gourds of the Desert Clutchy Hopkins & Lord Kenjamin
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Love's Loss: Colin Firth (with Julianne Moore) plays George Falconer, a closeted British professor in 1960s Los Angeles grieving over the sudden death of his partner. Unable to cope with the despair of his solitude, Falconer plans to end his life. Eduard Grau/The Weinstein Company hide caption

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In '60s L.A., A Somber, Stylish Encounter With Grief

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Lex Freddie Hubbard
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Hip Jazz Bop: Batteries Not Included
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I Been Born Again The Phenomenal Handclap Band
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Downtime Robert Glasper & Glasper, Robert
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Bootie Beat Shawn Lee & Clutchy Hopkins
A Song for All Seasons Oliver Schroer
track 8 Bei bei/Shawn Lee
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track 8
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Dime Bag Conspiracy Lord Newborn & The Magic Skulls
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Another Perspective Ray Barbee
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Mela D Shawn Lee Ping Pong Orchestra
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Miles of Styles
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