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Friday, July 12, 2013

Music From The Show

  • Phoenix, “North”
  • Spoon, “I Turn My Camera On”
  • EST, “Eighthundred Streets By Feet”
  • Jay Z, “Nickels and Dimes”
  • Sebastian Tellier, “La Ritournelle”
  • Gypsy & The Cat, “Bloom”
  • Jagwar Ma, “The Throw”
  • V. V. Brown, “Shark in the Water”
  • The Wee Trio, “Shepherd”
  • Alabama Shakes, “Hold On”
  • Miles Davis, “Teo”
  • Kurt Rosenwinkel, “Minor Blues”

Spotlight

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

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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Military Analyst Andrew Bacevich On Iraq, ISIS

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July 6 5 Comments

The Rise Of The MP3 And The Fall Of The CD

Stephen Witt discusses his book "How Music Got Free: The End of an Industry, The Turn of the Century, and the Patient Zero of Privacy."

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Kids Books Feature Famous Figures As Children

Brad Meltzer is known for his political thrillers, but he also writes kids books about real-life people like Rosa Parks and Amelia Earhart.

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Not Your Typical Summer Reading List

NPR Books editor Petra Mayer and Cleveland poet and bookstore owner R. A. Washington share their picks.