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Dr. Dre's 'Compton'; political satire on 'The Brink'; a 'counter-conventional' orchestra




FILE- In this Feb. 12, 2015, file photo, Dr. Dre performs at HOT 97's
FILE- In this Feb. 12, 2015, file photo, Dr. Dre performs at HOT 97's "The Tip Off" at Madison Square Garden in New York. Hip hop super-producer Dr. Dre said Saturday, Aug. 1, that he is going to release his first album in 15 years. Dre said on his radio show, Dr. Dre's The Pharmacy, that "Compton a Soundtrack by Dr. Dre" will be available Aug. 7. (Photo by Scott Roth/Invision/AP, File)
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The hip-hop producer hasn't released an album in 16 years, but he's back with a collection inspired by the movie, "Straight Outta Compton"; Roberto and Kim Benabib combine comedy with global conflict in HBO's “The Brink”; MuseIque makes orchestral music more accessible with eclectic programs.