BB King was Great Because He Played Out of Tune

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There are those who believed that BB King wasn’t the world’s greatest guitar player, including the man himself.

You’ve Never Seen a Guitar Played Like This Before

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What happens when a guy puts an iPhone inside his guitar and starts filming? ___ This inventive guitar player gives a new meaning to the phrase “good vibrations.”Photo—rtists/YouTube

Have You Ever Been Lost In The Dance?

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There is a rhythm, melody and harmony in every dance just waiting for your surrender.

Blake Mills: A Musician without An Upper Limit

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Without any hype, with no great charisma, without even much in the way of stage presence, Blake Mills is the immediate future of intelligent music.

Bigger Than Jesus: The Gospel Of U2, Leonard Cohen, And Sufjan Stevens

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Robert Burke Warren goes deep into his own story to talk about the persistence of God in pop, and how and why non-believers and doubting Thomases still go for it.

The Rolling Stones and Why Time Was Not on My Side

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It turned out to be a concert we’d never forget. But not for the reasons you’d think.

I Have a Simple Test for Beauty. It Makes Me Cry. Mark Knopfler’s Music Does That

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Jesse Kornbluth shares an interview with musician Mark Knopfler and urges you to check out his album “Tracker”.

I’ve Become That Guy Who Thinks Jazz Sounds Better On Vinyl And All It Took Was Losing Everything

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Joe Peacock lost it all. It was good friends and good music that brought him back.

What was your first album, and how did your parents react?

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Music is a powerful influence on your son. Stay calm, ask questions and use the music to educate your son about life

Why Is Everyone So Scared Of Rock Music’s Mixed-Race Roots?

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The founder of the brilliant fyeahblackrockmusic Tumblr talks racial politics, Kelis, and . . . the Doobie Brothers?

Psst…Did You Miss These?

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Highlights from The Good Men Project. Maybe you missed them, maybe not, but we think they’re worth a look.

Sticking to His Roots to Save a Culture from Extinction

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Sticking to his roots to save a culture from extinction.

To Kurt Cobain, on Your 48th Birthday

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Gone, but never forgotten. Ryan Bell shares what Kurt Cobain left him…and us…more than 20 years after his death.

How did the Ancient Athenians Raise their Sons?

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There can be much to learn from our cultural and philosophical forefathers in ancient Greece, even when it comes to how to raise our own sons.

How Rape, Anger And Missed Opportunities Taught Me About Living The Life Of My Dreams

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A true story about following your passions no matter what life puts in your way.