Your New Favorite Heartbreak Mixtape

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Sami Jankins provides a list of thirteen “not your typical done me wrong” songs to help get you through your latest break up – from angry to over it.

Raising Children in the Music Industry: An Interview with Dave, Jake, and Casey Hanner

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Jake and Casey of ‘Donora’ and their dad, Dave, talk about raising passionate, creative children in the music industry.

Garth Brooks Brings Thousands to Tears

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Jana Craft describes the Garth Brooks concert that brought the room to tears and gave hope and encouragement to a woman battling cancer.

Gimme the Beat, Boys, and Free My Soul: A Playlist for Divorced Dads

Gimme the Beat, Boys, and Free My Soul: A Playlist for Divorced Dads

Many of the best songs are written about break-ups, but do any of them speak to what a divorced father is going through? Ben Railton shares this playlist of six songs that do…

Don’t Waste Your Favorite Song on Your First Wedding

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Do you really never want to be able to use that song again? Al DeLuise didn’t think so, either.

Comment of the Day: “The income streams of music are changing and the old ways are dying.”

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“All the studies show that the largest illegal downloaders of music are also the largest purchasers of music.”  — From Chris Huff, in response to Download This: My Troubled Love Affair with Buying Music: All the studies show that the largest illegal downloaders of music are also the largest purchasers of music. Iggy in that […]

Download This: My Troubled Love Affair with Buying Music

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Jon Magidsohn considers how we get music today and what’s changed since we treasured record collections and copied cassette tapes.

Elvis on the Stairway to Heaven

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Led Zeppelin Meets Elvis, 40 Years Ago

‘Handy’ by Weird Al Yankovic (Video) Gives Praise to Handymen Everywhere

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“Weird Al” Yankovic’s new song ‘Handy’ celebrates the handy person in your life.

KISS’ Peter Criss: Rocker and Breast Cancer Survivor

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This legendary rock star tells us: You don’t need to be a woman to have breast cancer.

My “Career” as a Rock Star

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Aaron W. Voyles reflects on how commitment created opportunities for what he loves.

He’s Smoking at 80: Leonard Cohen and “Popular Problems”

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When you are 80 years old, you are allowed to go slow. Leonard Cohen uses his slowness as a way to sizzle.

‘End of an Empire (Chapter 01:Time)’

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Celldweller’s new album will make you wonder why you haven’t been listening to this all along.

Three Times Bad, Really Damn Good

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This is real music. It’s not manufactured, spun, twisted, plasticked, or prettified. And that’s why it’s so good.

Growing Community of Musician-Advocates Support Men

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One blue string out of six on a guitar. What could the musician mean?

These Songs Sound Different When You Really Know Who Sang Them

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You’ve probably heard most of these songs. But when you realize the singers are LGBTQ, they take on a whole different meaning.