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This is Your Brain. This is Your Brain on Music

  Musical training doesn’t just improve your ear for music — it helps your ear for speech. That’s the takeaway from an unusual new study published in The Journal of Neuroscience. Researchers found that kids who took music lessons for two years didn’t just get better at playing the trombone or violin; they found that […]

Tune in to Asheville’s Eclectic Music Scene

“It’s such an eclectic scene,” says local trombone player J.P. Furnas, “We’ve got rock, blues, pop, classical, funk, jazz, hip-hop, electronic—we even have a metal band called Sex Knuckle—so you can’t pigeonhole us. Asheville is a melting pot.”

Muhtadi International Drumming Festival set for Woodbine Park in Toronto

The only annual of its kind in festival in North America, the Muhtadi International Drumming Festival features two days of family-friendly festivities with live performances, workshops, vendors, food, and a beer garden.