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6:03am

Mon June 3, 2013
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How To Cover A Dance Track

Originally published on Mon June 3, 2013 10:56 am

6:03am

Fri May 31, 2013
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Five Musicians Who Make Borrowing Sound Original

Originally published on Tue August 13, 2013 8:35 am

6:57am

Thu May 30, 2013
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Homemade Music Before YouTube, Fruity Loops Or Bandcamp

Interior of Enjoy the Experience.
Courtesy of Sinecure Books

A tween homeschooled by her veterinarian parents who wants to be a singer. A husband-wife duo taken with psychedelia, swinging, no-budget horror movies and the teachings of guru Sai Baba. A New Jersey truck driver who hoped Waylon Jennings would sing his songs. A Dallas musician who looks like a cross between Miles Davis and your high school chemistry professor. A scrawny Minnesotan Ph.D. student with a Barry White-deep baritone.

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8:54am

Wed May 29, 2013
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What It Means When 'Hip' Albums Top The Charts

Originally published on Wed May 29, 2013 4:50 pm

Daft Punk's album Random Access Memories sold 339,000 copies in its first week in stores, the second highest total for any new album in 2013.
Courtesy of the artist

This past week, the No. 1 album in America was by a polo-shirted New York band that has never had a hit single. Even alt-rock radio doesn't play them much.

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11:47am

Fri May 24, 2013
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It's A Process: Mount Kimbie On Making Their New Album

Kai Campos (right), with his partner in Mount Kimbie Dom Maker, says he's happy with Cold Spring Fault Less Youth and he's relieved it's done.
Courtesy of the artists

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