90.9 WBUR - Boston's NPR news station
Top Stories:
PLEDGE NOW
Here and Now with Robin Young and Jeremy Hobson
Public radio's live
midday news program
With sponsorship from
Mathworks - Accelerating the pace of engineering and science
Accelerating the pace
of engineering and science
Wednesday, September 29, 2010

Lightning Round With Phil Collins

Phil Collins has a real affinity for anything associated with Davy Crockett! (AP photo; hat via photoshop)

Phil Collins has a real affinity for anything associated with Davy Crockett! (AP photo; We added the hat via photoshop)

Why does Phil Collins have a Davy Crockett hat? Did he and Peter Gabriel really have a falling out? How did Collins move from Genesis drummer to frontman? During our interview with the rock and roll superstar about his new album, “Going Back,” Robin Young posed these and other intrepid questions we just couldn’t resist asking. Along with the doctored photo above, we thought we’d pass along Collins’ answers to all of you.


Please follow our community rules when engaging in comment discussion on this site.
Spotlight

Here & Now resident chef and cookbook author Kathy Gunst shares her list of the best cookbooks of the year.

Robin and Jeremy

Robin Young and Jeremy Hobson host Here & Now, a live two-hour production of NPR and WBUR Boston.

December 19 Comment

Why El Salvador’s Youth Are Fleeing

David Boeri's report begins in the San Salvador medical examiner's receiving room, where the youth of El Salvador are on display.

December 19 Comment

Artist Andres Serrano On Photographing Cuba

The controversial artist discusses his 2012 trip to his mother's home country and shares his photos.

December 18 Comment

College Counselor: ‘A Deferral Is Not A Denial’

Lisa Micele shares tips for applying to college — especially for students who have been deferred under early decision.

December 18 17 Comments

America’s Political Dynasties

Americans under 38 have only experienced one presidential election that did not involve a Bush or a Clinton.