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No Shame: Glen Campbell Documentary Follows Singer's Goodbye Tour

I'll Be Me follows the musician, who was diagnosed with Alzheimer's in 2011, on his final tour. The country-singing pop star faces his illness with humor, with the help of supportive audiences.
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Ronnie Milsap Joins Country Music's Hall Of Fame

Milsap's career ranged from playing on the 1960s Elvis hit "Kentucky Rain" to his own solo success in the '70s and '80s. One of his biggest hits was 1980's "Smoky Mountain Rain."
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Did Led Zeppelin Plagiarize 'Stairway'? A Pa. Judge Will Decide

You know that opening riff to Led Zeppelin's 1971 hit "Stairway to Heaven"? It sounds very, very similar to the 1968 song "Taurus" by the band Spirit. A lawsuit about the issue is moving forward.
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Maya Beiser Shreds The Cello

Beiser gives some of her favorite rock and blues numbers a modern cello workover on her new album, Uncovered.
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Pandora Hopes To Lure Musicians Backstage With Analytics

The music streaming company is making a play for artists' goodwill, announcing a new service that gives musicians access to data on who is listening to their music, when and where.
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Messing With Perfection: Why The Flaming Lips Took On 'Sgt. Pepper'

Wayne Coyne says his band was dying to take The Beatles' masterpiece apart and see how it works.
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Jack Bruce, Bassist And Singer For Cream, Dies At 71

Playing alongside Eric Clapton on guitar and Ginger Baker on drums, Bruce sang such hits as "Sunshine of Your Love," "White Room" and "I Feel Free."
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Pat Benatar And Neil Giraldo: Tales From A Rock 'N' Roll Marriage

NPR's Scott Simon speaks with Pat Benatar and her husband Neil Giraldo about their 35 years as a music-business power couple.
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Music To Keep You On The Edge Of Your Seat

Conductor John Mauceri's latest album is filled with renditions of the most-chilling music from Alfred Hitchcock's films. He talks with NPR's Scott Simon.
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Oratorio Tackles The Issue Of Leaks From 'The Source'

The oratorio is a time-honored way for classical composers to tell a big story. Composer Ted Hearne thinks so too. His new oratorio, The Source, takes on the story of Chelsea Manning and WikiLeaks.

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