Ben Harper takes on police shootings on latest album
 

Ben Harper

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Lissie’s “Daughters” brings clean water to women in developing nations
 

Lissie

CNN Music & Art

 
Griffin House’s love song to Paris
 

Griffin House

CNN Music & Art

 

Omran: The new face of the Syrian conflict

Omran: The new face of the Syrian conflict 

Los Angeles (CNN) The new and haunting face of the Syrian conflict… a sad reminder about the human cost of war. A little boy sitting quietly in an ambulance. Alone. He’s covered in dust — wiping blood away from his eyes. Moments before, White Helmet rescuers pulled him from the rubble of a bombed out […]

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August 2016 Playlist

August 2016 Playlist 

I’m a mix making machine who has finally found the ultimate form of musical expression. One CD per month that defines that 30 day span of my life… a musical diary, if you will, where the songs represent my mood, direction and texture. Each month I pull from my library of classics, and mix in […]

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August 2016 Country Mix

August 2016 Country Mix 

Some call country music simple. But those people have small minds. If your soul runs deep – there’s a spot for a fiddle to reverberate. Steel guitars are tuned to tug at heartstrings. Real emotion is attached to the lyrics of down home sound. From the sadness of a Hank Williams tearjerker to George Strait’s […]

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Royce Mann: Teenager blasts white privilege in poem

Royce Mann: Teenager blasts white privilege in poem 

Atlanta (CNN) It’s been a tough week for race relations in the United States. Two African American men killed by police. One in Louisiana. The other in Minnesota. Both caught on tape. Each causing an uproar. Days later, a sniper gunned down five officers in Dallas. It’s been one bad week. But the root of […]

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July 2016 Playlist

July 2016 Playlist 

I’m a mix making machine who has finally found the ultimate form of musical expression. One CD per month that defines that 30 day span of my life… a musical diary, if you will, where the songs represent my mood, direction and texture. Each month I pull from my library of classics, and mix in […]

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