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Monterey Pop celebrates 50th with Eric Burdon, Norah Jones
The Monterey International Pop Festival is celebrating its 50th anniversary with another three-day concert that's bringing back a few acts from a half century ago
Today in History
Today in History Today is Friday, June 16, the 167th day of 2017. There are 198 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On June 16, 1967, the three-day Monterey International Pop Music Festival, a major event of the "Summer of Love," opened in northern California; among the featured
Taj Mahal Gets Free Wi-Fi
It's now possible to post that Taj Mahal selfie right away without eating into your data plan. When tourists visit India and marvel at the majesty of the 17th century mausoleum and its white marble, they'll also be able to take advantage of a modern perk at the site -- free Wi-Fi. Ravi Shankar
Anoushka Shankar Reveals Childhood Sexual, Emotional Abuse
Late sitar virtuoso Ravi Shankar's daughter says she was abused by a man her family trusted.
Ravi Shankar , Sitar Master and Beatles Influence, Dies at 92
Ravi Shankar, the sitar master who influenced The Beatles and introduced classical Indian music to Western audiences, died Tuesday. He was 92. A statement on Shankar’s website said he died in San Diego, near his Southern California home with his wife and a daughter by his...
Musician Ravi Shankar Dead at 92
Indian sitar virtuoso is credited with connecting the Western world with traditional Indian music.
A Meditation: The 22 Minutes I Disappeared
I have always been intrigued by the idea of meditation . I would love to be able to sit quietly, relax and let my mind wander into a trancelike rest, all at the same time. There are reported medical benefits to regular meditation too: you can bring down your heart rate and blood pressure.
Norah Jones on Her New Album and Old Favorites
Multi-Grammy-Award-winning singer and songwriter Norah Jones recently sat down with "Nightline" at 1OAK in New York City to talk about her fourth studio album, "The Fall," which hits stores Tuesday. Jones was born Geethali Norah Jones Shankar in Brooklyn, N.Y., on March 30, 1979. Her mother is New
Transcript: Chris O'Dell on Her Access to Music Legends
Chris O'Dell sat down for an interview with ABC News' Kate Snow Oct. 7, 2009. The following transcript of their interview has been edited for clarity. KATE SNOW: The first thing I wanted to ask you is can you just can you just really quickly summarize all of the many, many bands that you have
'Dangerously Funny' by David Bianculli
A TV Critic's New Book Takes a Look Inside 'The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour'