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Friday, November 23, 2012

Music From The Show

Vitamin String Quartet, “Money”
Bill Evans, “Gloria’s Step”
U.S. Army Band, “Eternal Father Strong To Save”
Kanye West, “Heard ‘Em Say”
The Wee Trio, “Shepherd”
Drive By Truckers, “Tornados”
Steve Earle, “Halo Round the Moon”
John Williams, “Suite” (from “Close Encounters of the Third Kind”)
W.G. Snuffy Walden, “My So Called Life”


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

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