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Thursday, March 7, 2013

Music From The Show

Atlas Genius, “Back Seat”
Stephane Wrembel, “A Night in Tunisia”
Max Asoka, “Peals”
The Mavericks, “Back in Your Arms”
EST, “Eighthundred Streets by Feet”
Ron Carter, “Joy Spring”
Steve Earle, “Pocket Full of Rain”

From Billy Bragg Gets Personal In New Album:

Billy Bragg, “Help Save the Youth of America”
Billy Bragg, “Swallow My Pride”
Billy Bragg, “January Song”
Billy Bragg, “Handyman Blues”
Woody Guthrie, “I Ain’t Got No Home” performed by Billy Bragg
Billy Bragg, “Tomorrow is Going to Be a Better Day”


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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ER Doctor Looks Back A Year After Marathon Bombing

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April 16 33 Comments

Tensions Build In San Francisco Amid Tech Boom

As San Francisco experiences a historic economic boom, some activists say not all city residents are reaping the benefits.

April 15 8 Comments

4 Lamb Recipes, Plus Lamb Cooking Tips

With the weather getting warmer, Here & Now resident chef Kathy Gunst is thinking lamb. She shares recipes for Middle Eastern-style lamb meatballs and more.

April 15 14 Comments

The Problem With U.S. Tax Policies

Tax expert David Cay Johnston says it's easy to fool the IRS, but there's one catch: "you have to be rich." He says outdated tax policies are hurting the economy.