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Music becomes medicine as singer Joe Henry battles cancer

Nov. 13, 2019 11:18 AM EST

Singer-songwriter Joe Henry was still absorbing the shock of confronting his life-threatening illness when he climbed into bed early one evening with paper and pen, his instruments for therapy. He then wrote a song, his first since being told he had stage 4 prostate cancer. He knew composing would help him heal....

Paul Barrere, guitarist-singer for Little Feat, dies at 71

Oct. 27, 2019 3:07 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Paul Barrere, guitarist and singer for the rock group Little Feat, has died. He was 71. Barrere's passing was announced Saturday by surviving members of the band, who honored his contributions to the music world. He died Saturday morning at a hospital in Los Angeles due to side effects from...