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Monday, February 25, 2013

Music From The Show

The Real Tuesday Weld, “Last Word”
K’Bonus, “Never Say Never”
Milt Jackson and Wes Montgomer, “SKJ”
The Horrors, “Still Life”
Steve Earle, “God Is God”
The Civil Wars, “The Violet Hour”
Rez Abbasi, “You People”

Songs heard in “Mali Music Culture Defined By The Cellphone”:
From the album “Music from Saharan Cellphones: Volume 2

“Friday”
DJ Mopao, “Pèguèlè”
Pheno S, “Waihidjo”
Iba One, “All (Remix)”


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