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MoZella: Recording An Homage To The Motor City

On her latest record, the Detroit-born singer teams up with songwriting veteran Brian Holland to pay tribute to the Motown sound.

Olympic Mashups Make The Mood In London

Olympic officials asked sound artist DJ Earworm to create themed mixes to be played at venues, stadiums and arenas throughout London during the 2012 Games. The result: some unlikely pop pairings that span genres and generations.

Spirit Family Reunion: Music For Church Basements

The Brooklyn-based Americana band discusses it's rough-and-ready approach to touring and recording, and performs live at NPR.

Aerosmith's 'Sixth Member' Takes Center Stage

After touring for 15 years with the rock band, pianist and singer Russ Irwin has released an album of his own.

Across Latin America, Making Cumbia Modern

Global Village host Betto Arcos shares four 21st-century interpretations of cumbia, a traditional music from Colombia and Panama.

The Not-So-Distant History Of Radio Jingles

Just a few decades ago, a catchy jingle was the trademark of any Top 40 radio station.