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" ... Melding new modern sounds with the ancient art." 9/14/18

The Brothers Revolutionizing Japanese Jazz

The shamisen is classic Japanese instrument best known for creating the sweet sounds in Kabuki Theatre. With a history dating back centuries, the shamisen has been a pivotal part of many ancient musical genres. But today, in the hands of the Yoshida Brothers, it's getting a modern twist. 

This Great Big Story was inspired by Genesis.

The Godfather of Champion Belts

Ever marveled at the gaudy belts hoisted and paraded around by the world's best WWE, WWF and MMA fighters? Well, chances are that Dave Millican made them. 

Don't Cuddle This Cute Porcupine

This is Charlotte, a prehensile-tailed porcupine. Don't be fooled by her adorable exterior, those thick, sharp quills serve as an excellent defense against predators. Her claws and strong tail make her a superb tree climber. Native to Central and South America, the population of these porcupines could become an issue as their native habitat shrinks.
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