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Interview: YouTube-famous violinist Lindsey Stirling
When Lindsey Stirling was eliminated from the quarterfinals of "America's Got Talent" in 2010, the fan-favorite "hip-hop violinist" (a term she doesn’t like) received some classic reality competition judgment--somewhere between tactless criticism and brutal honesty. Said Piers Morgan at the time, "There were times in there when it was OK, and there were times when it sounded to me like a bunch of rats being strangled."
By Adam Lukach
March 5, 2013