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Marcia Ball Is Always Having Fun

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1-_ISUR6mE0 Music, or a good deal of it, should be plain fun--and nobody is more fun than Marcia Ball. The Daily Music Break highlighted her a while ago. Here she plays...
Ravi Shankar, 1920-2012

Ravi Shankar, 1920-2012

Here is The New York Times obituary and a nice piece at NPR about Ravi Shankar, who died today at age 92. A previous post containing a clip of Shankar on The Dick Cavett Show -- in which the fact that...
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Check Out NPR

National Public Radio offers a wide ranging selection of music-oriented podcasts. Recently featured interview subjects include Cassandra Wilson, David Byrne, Matt Wilson, Smashing Pumpkins, Fun., Cassandra...
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Concert Notes, Week of June 4

  Summer is here. It's time to figure out who to see and where to see them. Here are some notes that may help, along with a bit of news: Justin Bieber sold out two Madison Square Garden Shows in 30...