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12:10pm

Sat May 5, 2012
Marc On The Blues

The Nine O'clock Blues: Otis Taylor

The cover to Taylor's 2003 release 'Truth Is Not Fiction'. Like his previous three releases, this album doesn't feature any drum work - the rhythm is all from guitar.
Otis Taylor Telarc

Denver based Blues musician Otis Taylor has some things in common with a pair of musical greats, Hendrix & Taj Mahal.

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8:19am

Sat May 5, 2012
Weekend Audition

April Showers Bring May Covers of Coldplay, LMFAO & Fleetwood Mac

Screencap of The Lumineers from their ReImagined session, in which an artist reinterprets a Grammy winning song.
Recording Academy Grammy.com

The cover song has been lauded and reviled throughout music history. To paraphrase a bit here; you either surpass the 'authentic' original or live long enough to see yourself become the villain.

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8:18am

Sat May 5, 2012
The Record

How Adam Yauch Grew Into His Voice

Originally published on Tue September 18, 2012 5:50 pm

Adam Yauch (center), with Mike Diamond (right) and Adam Horovitz, in a photo from 1985, the year before the Beastie Boys' debut LP, Licensed to Ill, was released.
Janette Beckman

4:37am

Sat May 5, 2012

12:42pm

Fri May 4, 2012
The Record

Adam Yauch, Co-Founder Of The Beastie Boys, Dies

Originally published on Sat May 5, 2012 10:29 am

Adam Yauch (left) with the Beastie Boys in 1987. The gruff-voiced rapper known as MCA died Friday after a battle with cancer.
Ebet Roberts Getty Images

Adam Yauch, the raspy-voiced rapper known as MCA of the Beastie Boys, died Friday in New York at the age of 47. Yauch was diagnosed with cancer in 2009 and had been largely out of the spotlight since.

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