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Philly and beyond celebrates the 50th anniversary of Marvin Gaye’s ‘What’s Going On’

BY: - May 22, 2021

According to one expert, Gaye’s message of social justice may be even more significant today.

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From ‘Folklore’ to the Bronze Age collapse: 3 things that kept me sane in 2020 | John L. Micek

BY: - December 21, 2020

Here's a quick list of the books, music, and bits of culture that provided some peace and tranquility amidst the frantic hours of work, moments of mourning, and surprising intervals of joy and extreme gratitude that made up my 2020.

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The Beatles’ ‘Abbey Road’ at 50: A look at a ground-breaking album | Appreciation

BY: - December 29, 2019

“Abbey Road,” perhaps more than any other Beatles album, shows how a song can be poetically written and an instrument deftly played.