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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

Peter O’Dowd follows the route of Abraham Lincoln's funeral train 150 years ago, to look at modern-day race relations and Lincoln's legacy.

Robin and Jeremy

Robin Young and Jeremy Hobson host Here & Now, a live two-hour production of NPR and WBUR Boston.

May 4 Comment

A Pen-Pal Friendship Changes Two Lives

Caitlin Alifirenka of Pennsylvania and Martin Ganda of Zimbabwe became best friends – and better people – through their exchange.

Ana Sortun: How To Avoid The Biggest Mistakes In The Kitchen

The award-winning chef joins us in the kitchen for a demonstration on how to do it right, from greens to grains.

May 1 Comment

Lincoln History Told Through Tree Rings

At President Abraham Lincoln's funeral in 1865, the oak tree stood just a few feet from the event, shading the funeral choir.

May 1 Comment

Chigozie Obioma Makes A Splash With Debut Novel

"The Fishermen" is earning raves in the literary world and drawing comparisons to the late Chinua Achebe.