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

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Griffin House’s love song to Paris
 

Griffin House

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Lance Bass no one needs an AR-15

Lance Bass no one needs an AR-15 

Los Angeles (CNN) Social media has been flooded with tributes to the 49 people killed in the Orlando mass shooting. Famous figures in the L-G-B-T community are also speaking out on Twitter. TV host Andy Cohen tweeted: “I am speechless, sick and so sad reading the news from Orlando. Sending strength to my gay brothers […]

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Dick Van Dyke: Trump as scary as Cuban Missile Crisis

Dick Van Dyke: Trump as scary as Cuban Missile Crisis 

Los Angeles (CNN) – Hollywood has always been a mostly Democratic town — a star-studded cash machine enthusiastically backing both Bill and Hillary Clinton. But in 2016, Bernie Sanders has racked up an eclectic list of big name supporters, as well: Ryan Gosling, Miley Cyrus, Susan Sarandon and Spike Lee. Add to that list — […]

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Blair Underwood: Trials, triumphs of black Olympians

Blair Underwood: Trials, triumphs of black Olympians 

Los Angeles (CNN) – They’ve fled war and poverty and been forced to abandon their homes. Hidden among the nearly 20-million refugees worldwide are some world-class athletes. Now, for the first time, a team made up of entirely refugees will compete in the Rio Summer Games this August — competing under the Olympic flag. The […]

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June 2016 Playlist

June 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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June 2016 Country Mix

June 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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