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FILE - This June 5, 2011 file photo shows jazz great John "Bucky" Pizzarelli after being inducted into the New Jersey Hall of Fame during the induction ceremony in Newark, N.J. The virtuoso who performed mostly modern interpretations from the Great American Songbook died on Wednesday, April 1, 2020, in his home in Saddle River, N.J., at the age of 94. (AP Photo/Rich Schultz, File)
Jazz guitarist Bucky Pizzarelli dies from coronavirusJazz guitarist, John “Bucky” Pizzarelli, who was inducted to the New Jersey Hall of Fame has died at the age of 94
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FILE - In this Aug. 3, 2007 file photo, the Carnegie Hall building at 57th St. and Broadway appears in New York. Carnegie Hall is projecting a $9 million operating deficit on its $104 million budget after canceling the rest of its season because of the coronavirus pandemic and anticipates making changes to its schedule for 2020-21. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)
Carnegie Hall projects $9M deficit, expects cuts next seasonCarnegie Hall is projecting a $9 million operating deficit on its $104 million budget after canceling the rest of its season because of the coronavirus pandemic
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FILE - In this March 5, 2018, file photo, Ashley McBryde poses in Nashville, Tenn. Her new album “Never Will," out on Friday, is full of songs about opinionated women, small town secrets, motel trysts and revenge fantasies. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, File)
Ashley McBryde reveals familial secrets on new recordCountry singer Ashley McBryde is dishing the dirt on the sordid details of small town life on her new record “Never Will,” out Friday
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FILE - This Jan. 23, 2020 file photo shows Taylor Swift at the premiere of "Taylor Swift: Miss Americana" in Park City, Utah. Swift is helping out a Nashville record store closed by the COVID-19 pandemic. Grimey's co-owner Doyle Davis said Thursday, April 2, 2020 that the store got a call last week from Swift's publicist asking how she could help. It was the just after Nashville's mayor issued a stay-at-home order and Davis was sending all the employees home.  (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File)
Taylor Swift donation will help Nashville record storePop superstar Taylor Swift is helping out a Nashville record store closed by the COVID-19 pandemic
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FILE - This March 19, 2018 file photo shows Amazon's Prime Video streaming app on an iPad in Baltimore. SXSW announced Thursday that it's partnering with Amazon Prime Video to stream as much of its movie line-up as possible for a 10-day period in the U.S. It will be free to viewers with or without an Amazon Prime membership. Since the March festival was canceled, SXSW organizers have worked frantically to salvage what they could of the festival, and find ways to still bring attention to the many films that had been planning to premiere there. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)
SXSW partners with Amazon to put its film festival onlineIt'll be bring-your-own popcorn and the barbecue won’t be as good, but Austin's SXSW Film Festival is moving online after having its 27th edition canceled by the coronavirus pandemic
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FILE - This Sept. 27, 2016 file photo shows Brian Stokes Mitchell at the Los Angeles Philharmonic's Walt Disney Concert Hall Opening Night Concert and Gala in Los Angeles. Tony Award-winner Brian Stokes Mitchell has tested positive for COVID-19. The actor and chairman of the board of The Actors Fund announced the news of his diagnosis in a Twitter video, reassuring fans that he was already beginning to feel better. He says his wife and son don't have symptoms. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)
Andrew Lloyd Webber shares musicals online; actor diagnosedIconic composer Andrew Lloyd Webber is making some of his filmed musicals available for free on YouTube
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FILE - This April 29, 2016 file photo shows Sam Hunt performing at the 2016 Stagecoach Festival in Indio, Calif. Hunt's latest album, “Southside,” releases on Friday.  (Photo by Rich Fury/Invision/AP, File)
To share or not to share, that is the question for Sam HuntSam Hunt’s sophomore album opens and closes with two of the most personal songs he’s ever written
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Review: Reissue of 1982 Nina Simone disc a work of contrastsNina Simone's “Fodder On My Wings” is an album of contrasts and extremes — personal traumas and world sounds, joy and despair, harmony and defiance, the carnal and the spiritual
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Music never dies: "Bolero" busts out of coronavirus lockdownEven with its members scattered far and wide by the coronavirus, an orchestra in France has managed to make sweet music in lockdown
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Son of New Orleans jazz great Ellis Marsalis Jr. says musician died of pneumonia brought on by COVID-19Son of New Orleans jazz great Ellis Marsalis Jr. says musician died of pneumonia brought on by COVID-19
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CORRECTS MAYOR'S LAST NAME TO CANTRELL INSTEAD OF CAMPBELL - FILE - In this May 5, 2013, file photo, jazz pianist Ellis Marsalis, father of musicians Wynton Marsalis, Branford Marsalis, Delfeao Marsalis and Jason Marsalis, acknowledges the crowd after performing at the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival in New Orleans. New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell announced Wednesday, April 1, 2020, that Marsalis has died. He was 85. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File)
Son: Jazz great Ellis Marsalis Jr. dead, 85; COVID involvedA son of New Orleans jazz pianist Ellis Marsalis Jr. says the patriarch of the New Orleans clan that includes famed musician sons Wynton and Branford has died of pneumonia brought on by COVID-19
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FILE - This Sept. 14, 2019 file photo shows Adam Schlesinger, from left, Rachel Bloom and Jack Dolgen in the press room with the awards for outstanding original music and lyrics for "Crazy Ex Girlfriend" at the Creative Arts Emmy Awards in Los Angeles. Schlesinger, an Emmy and Grammy winning musician and songwriter known for his band Fountains of Wayne and his songwriting on the TV show “Crazy Ex-Girlfriend,” has died from coronavirus at age 51. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)
Adam Schlesinger of Fountains of Wayne dies from coronavirusEmmy and Grammy winning musician and songwriter Adam Schlesinger, known for his band Fountains of Wayne and his songwriting on the TV show “Crazy Ex-Girlfriend,” has died from coronavirus at age 52
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Review: Synth band Nation of Language make a nifty debutThe synth band Nation of Language is releasing their debut album out and the sound may be familiar
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FILE - This Aug. 21, 2019 file photo shows country singer Caylee Hammack performing at the 13th Annual ACM Honors in Nashville, Tenn. Hammack and her band lost two months of touring gigs when the spreading coronavirus canceled the concert industry. But her band members decided to start mowing lawns in the meantime to raise a little money. They named the business Family Tree Lawncare Service after Hammack's debut radio single, “Family Tree.” With a couple of donated lawnmowers and other equipment, the musicians are keeping busy while they wait for concerts to resume.  (Photo by Al Wagner/Invision/AP, File)
Caylee Hammack's band went from concerts to mowing lawnsCountry singer Caylee Hammack and her band lost two months of touring gigs when the spreading coronavirus shut down the concert industry in America
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FILE - This Nov. 13, 2019 file photo shows Dolly Parton performing at the 53rd annual CMA Awards in Nashville, Tenn. Parton tweeted Wednesday, April 1, that she’s donating $1 million to Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, Tennessee for coronavirus research.   (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File)
Dolly Parton donates $1 million to coronavirus researchCountry icon Dolly Parton is making a big donation to help fund coronavirus research, as well as taking time to read children's books online for kids everywhere
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