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Strike Up The Band: Strings in Rock

Many songs by the Beatles, Elton John, and the Moody Blues would’ve been much different without the deft hand of a skilled arranger. Even the Ramones utilized some strings. But exactly when did “strings” become a “thing” in rock?

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Pop Music’s Crystal Ball

Our music tells us, though not always clearly, what’s ahead. It always has. What is today’s music saying about tomorrow?