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Sad news for Rdio lovers this past week as it sells off its technology assets to Pandora out of necessity. The branded streaming service will be discontinued, but it opens up the question of what Pandora will do now that it’s equipped with the framework for streaming capability. We’ll have to wait and see.
Pianist, producer and songwriter, Allen Troussaint has passed away at the age of 77. Unfortunately, it sometimes takes the sad news of an artist's’ passing for some to discover his or her music, but artists themselves were the first ones to make it aware that his music was impactful. Here’s a lovely jam from 1972 called ‘Soul Sister’: