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Wednesday, January 9, 2013

Music From The Show

EST, “Eighthundred Streets by Feet”
Rez Abbadi, “You People”
Miles Davis, “Pinocchio”
Sea Wolf, “Old Friend”
Avishai Cohen, “It’s Been So Long”
Steve Earle, “Tennessee Blues”
Chris Liberti, “Dill”

From our Yo La Tengo segment:

Yo La Tengo, “Paddle Forward”
Yo La Tengo, “Before We Run”
Yo La Tengo, “Is That Enough?”
Jonathan Richmond and the Modern Lovers, “She Cracked”
The Feelies, “Crazy Rhythm”
Yo La Tengo, “Ohm”
Yo La Tengo, “Cornelia and Jane”


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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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