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'Sgt. Pepper' sketch to be auctioned May 20 in New York
An old sketch up for auction May 20 in New York is a crude, black-and-white drawing of the iconic "Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club" album cover _ and the artist is almost surely John Lennon.
Sondheim an honoree, Trump a target at annual PEN gala
Stephen Sondheim accepted an honorary prize and the Trump administration came under repeated criticism at the annual gala for PEN America, the literary and human rights organization
AP Explains: The origins of 4/20, marijuana's high holiday
Thursday marks marijuana culture's high holiday, 4/20, when college students gather _ at 4:20 p.m. _ in clouds of smoke on campus quads and pot shops in legal weed states thank their customers with discounts
For blues fans, Mississippi Delta has many stories to tell
Fans of the blues traveling the Mississippi Delta will find all kinds of attractions there, from museums to live music clubs
A few heated, barbed interludes with Fox News' Bill O'Reilly
Over the years, "The O'Reilly Factor" was a forum for heated exchanges led by host Bill O'Reilly and, appearing elsewhere on Fox News Channel, he was often ready with a barbed remark
Peter Mattei: Onegin 1 of 'my trickiest parts to establish'
Opera baritone Peter Mattei finds playing title role in "Eugene Onegin" is "like an old portrait."
Bruce Langhorne, 'Mr. Tambourine Man' inspiration, has died
Bruce Langhorne, an influential session musician who often collaborated with Bob Dylan and inspired his song "Mr. Tambourine Man"
Bob Dylan , Aimee Mann, Nelly Furtado and more music reviews
This week Bob Dylan drops a three-disc album of American standards, Aimee Mann releases another collection that is sure to be a high-point in her discography, Nelly Furtado drops a dynamic comeback album, the members of the metal-band Mastodon release a new album, electronic and dance duo Goldfrapp
Bob Dylan to collect his Nobel Prize in Stockholm
Bob Dylan will accept his Nobel Prize in Literature this weekend, according to Sara Danius, permanent secretary of the Swedish Academy . Danius announced in a blog post that Dylan will meet with academy officials when he visits Stockholm "in a few days" to play two previously announced concerts on
The Jesus and Mary Chain, Raekwon, James Blunt and more music reviews
This week alt-rock icons The Jesus and Mary Chain release their first proper album in 19 years, Wu-Tang Clan member Raekwon drops a new solo album, James Blunt aims for a comeback, Pavement member Spiral Stairs releases his first album since 2009 and pop-singer Betty Who releases her sophomore