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Wednesday, August 7, 2013

Music From The Show

  • Herbie Hancock, “And What If I Don’t?”
  • Bonobo, “Brace Brace”
  • Avishai Cohen, “Madrid”
  • Iron and Wine, “Rattling Bone”
  • Buddy Guy, “Best In Town”
  • Cheyenne Marie Mize, “Raymaker”
  • Kings of Leon, “Supersoaker”
  • Steve Earle, “Invisible”
  • Saint Motel, “My Type”
  • Miles Davis, “Pinocchio”
  • Radiohead, “Reckoner”
  • Dr. Dre, “Housewife”
  • The Pulse, “Holy Fuck”
  • Derek and the Dominos, “Layla”
  • Merv Griffen, “The Jeopardy Theme” performed by TV Tunesters
  • Graham Reynolds, “Before Midnight”

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.

July 2 11 Comments

Professor Says Jefferson Davis Statue Should Be Removed, Preserved

At the University of Texas at Austin, there are calls to take down a statue of the Confederate president on campus.

July 2 2 Comments

Sweet And Savory Watermelon

Our resident chef shares five recipes, including watermelon pickles and a watermelon, crab and arugula salad.

July 1 5 Comments

What It’s Like To Lead A Non-Hierarchical Workplace

Terri Kelly is one of few people with a title at W. L. Gore – the maker of Gore-Tex – and she says she really doesn't like having one.

July 1 3 Comments

Joy Williams’ New American Songbook

The singer-songwriter and four-time Grammy winner joins us with a playlist of what she considers quintessentially American music.