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Electronic rockers from Tehran: The Plastic Wave. courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Unchained Melody: In his documentary The Agony And Ecstasy Of Phil Spector, director Vikram Jayanti casts the eccentric music producer in a decidedly kindly light. Vixpix Films hide caption

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'Mozart Effect' Was Just What We Wanted To Hear

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People walk past a sand sculpture of Michael Jackson created to mark the first anniversary of his death, at the Bay of Bengal coast in India. AP hide caption

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Michael Jackson Stacks Paper From The Grave

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Michael Jackson before his BAD world concert tour held at Wembley Stadium, London on July 15, 1988. Dave Hogan/Getty Images hide caption

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Artist Vincent Valdez created this painting to accompany Ry Cooder's new song. Vincent Valdez hide caption

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Listen to 'Quicksand' by Ry Cooder

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Yalin's "Ah Be Kardesim" blends traditional Anatolian rock rhythms with fun, danceable summer beats. courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The Spin: Istanbul's Jam Is Yalin's 'Ah Be Kardesim'

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