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Monday, January 14, 2013

Music From The Show

The Baldwin Brothers, “Air Is Invisible”
Radiohead, “Staircase”
Miles Davis, “Milestones”
Steve Earle, “This City”
Avishai Cohen, “It’s Been So Long”
EST, “Eighthundred Streets by Feet”
Horace Silver, “Song for My Father”

Songs heard in “Teaching Rock History Online

Robert Johnson, “Cross Road Blues”
Buddy Holly, “Oh Boy”
Fats Domino, “Ain’t That a Shame”
Wilson Pickett, “634-5789”
Little Richard, “Lucille”
Horace Silver, “Song for My Father”
Steely Dan, “Rikki Don’t Lose that Number”
The Clash, “London Calling”
Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young, “Ohio”
Amanda Palmer, “The Bed Song”
Nirvana, “Smells Like Teen Spirit”


Spotlight

From controversial new textbooks to a Maverick family reunion, here are stories from Jeremy Hobson's week in Houston and San Antonio.

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