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It's Christmas in January for musicians and producers at NAMM

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| The National Association of Music Merchants' annual trade show in Anaheim is a huge marketplace for instruments and the latest gadgetry.

What does Pati Jinich hope to bring to the table? Authenticity

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"Pati's Mexican Kitchen" isn't the archetypal Mexican cooking show. The granddaughter of Eastern European Jewish refugees, Jinich was a policy analyst at a D.C. think tank.

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The Secret Sisters are playing by their own rules now

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Lydia and Laura Rogers launched their career to much acclaim. Then things took a sour turn. Now, they're back with a new album, "You Don't Know Me Anymore."

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National Gallery cancels 2 upcoming shows after sexual misconduct allegations

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Both artists, Chuck Close and Thomas Roma, have been subjects of recent accusations by multiple women. The museum says it is "not the appropriate time to present these installations."

Domhnall Gleeson's 'Futile and Stupid Gesture'

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After his latest "Star Wars" movie, the Irish actor dove into the role of Henry Beard, who helped launch the satirical magazine National Lampoon.

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Women are poorly represented in the music industry, says new USC study

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The initiative has in the past spotlighted the diversity shortcomings in the film and TV industries, but its new study paints a disheartening picture for female artists, songwriters and producers.

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Casey Affleck won't present at 2018 Oscars

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The actor has been dogged by two sexual harassment lawsuits filed against him by two separate women in 2010.

The secret artistic life of 82-year old Japanese restaurant owner Nobuo Anzai

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By day Nobuo Anzai runs a tempura restaurant. By night he’s a painter of fantastical scenes worthy of a new exhibit at the Japan Foundation.

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90 percent of recent Grammy nominees were male, study finds

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A new USC study looking at Grammy nominations and Billboard charts found that 2017 represented a six-year low for female artists and songwriters.