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Birth of the Cool

Discover the man behind the legend with never-before-seen footage, rare photos and new interviews.
By Fred Vigeant

Philly free jazz pioneers Sounds of Liberation reunite with new album

Newly issued and reissued tracks by the seven-member ensemble Sounds of Liberation are available on the revamped Dogtown Records in collaboration with Brewerytown Beats Records.

By Jennifer Lynn/WHYY

A famous war photo of a Vietnamese girl inspired his music. At last, he performed it for her live

Dr. Kim Phuc — now a physician and peace activist living in Canada — attended a special tribute performance of Hannibal Lokumbe’s work at the Philadelphia Episcopal Cathedral in University City.

By Emily Scott/WHYY

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By Joe Ulrich