A jazz musician shares an email from a venue—and you won't believe what they're demanding
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Amazing music is happening right now! Here are my favorite albums of the year (all genres, all styles)
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Or ten times Mark Zuckerberg jerked me around
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This is NOT my best-of-year list—that survey of 100 albums is coming in a few days to paid subscribers. This is my honorable mention, an additional 50…
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Fans of the fast-paced web platform prefer singers who sound like chipmunks. But why?
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I tried and failed six times, and now the Smithsonian has taken control—but even that may not be enough to preserve this unique repository of American…
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Some of these come from readers' comments to our Open Mic thread earlier this week. Happy listening!
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As promised, I'm offering readers a chance to promote their own projects—music, writing, business, charitable, whatever. So jump in, and give us your…
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