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Music has always been a huge part of my life. I remember listening to the radio in the car when I was very little. My mom and I would sing along with the songs. When I became a teenager, it became everything. There seemed to be music to fit every angst-ridden emotion, and I loved it all. My love affair with music continues to this day.

I grew up in the era of vinyl. Albums and 45s. That evolved into 8-tracks, cassettes, and CDs. Then…