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Bryan Ferry: A Forward-Looking Musician Turns To The Past

The Roxy Music singer gives his classic songs a jazz makeover on his new album, The Jazz Age.
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Saving The Sounds Of America

It's not easy, even for audio recorded in the last 10 years. The Library of Congress has released a plan for preserving the country's long but fragile archive of recorded audio.
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Jim James: On A Spiritual Quest In The Digital Age

The My Morning Jacket singer seeks authenticity in a world of artifice on his first solo album, Regions of Light and Sound of God.
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Billy Cobham On World Cafe

Hear the pioneering jazz drummer talk about his 40th-anniversary tour and working with Miles Davis.
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Rudresh Mahanthappa: Bicultural Jazz, Ever Shifting

The saxophonist and his quartet cross-pollinate Indian classical music and vintage Captain Beefheart to create complicated rhythms and solos reminiscent of jazz-rock fusion.

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