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Here and Now with Robin Young and Jeremy Hobson
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Friday, April 27, 2012

Music From The Show

  • Colony Room by Sea and Cake
  • Saturday Come Slow by Massive Attack
  • Happy Cycling by Boards of Canada
  • The Weight, written by Robbie Robertson, performed by Martin Sexton and Stephen Kellogg.
  • Burlington, written by Martin Sexton and Dan Mackenzie, performed by Martin Sexton and his band.
  • One Voice Together, written by Martin Sexton and Dan Mackenzie, performed by Martin Sexton and his band.
  • Working Class Hero, written by John Lennon, performed by Martin Sexton.
  • Fall Like Rain, written by Martin Sexton and Crit Harmon, performed by Martin Sexton and his band.
  • For What It’s Worth, written by Stephen Still, performed by Martin Sexton and his band.

Spotlight

Throughout the week, Here & Now is looking at the impact a raise in the minimum wage would have on states, the federal government and workers.

Robin and Jeremy

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

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