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Get To Know The Song Of The Year Nominees: Mumford And Sons' 'The Cave'

The band's performance during last year's Grammy Awards show gave the song a second life.
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A Ballet Dancer's Workout Music? Classical, Of Course

Jared Angle, a principal dancer with the New York City Ballet, says he loves to listen to Prokofiev, Handel and Philip Glass when he's working out.
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On 'Karimba,' Peruvian Band Melds World Sounds

The band Novalima is undeniably Peruvian, but the music on their new album Karimba is infused with sounds from around the world including dub, salsa and club music.
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In Russia, Punk-Rock Riot Girls Rage Against Putin

Anti-government protests in Russia are taking many forms — one of the latest is a feminist collective's performance in Red Square of a song criticizing Prime Minister Vladimir Putin. The guerrilla group says it plans more exploits before March's presidential elections.
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The Front Bottoms On World Cafe

Hear the pop-punk band perform genre-spanning songs from their debut record The Front Bottoms.

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