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photoIn his new book, "Songcatchers: In Search of the World's Music," long-time Grateful Dead drummer Mickey Hart explores the world's far-flung musical legacies and the colorful histories behind their first recordings.

Click the "Listen" link above to hear about the history and legacy of the people who traveled to the edge of the world for the sake of preserving the world's music.


Mickey Hart, Grateful Dead drummer and author of the new book, "Songcatchers: In Search of the World's Music"

This program aired on June 13, 2003.

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