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Monday, August 19, 2013

Music From The Show

  • Bonobo, “Hatoa”
  • Civil Wars, “Disarm”
  • Iron and Wine, “Rattling Bone”
  • Steely Dan, “Throw Out Your Gold Teeth”
  • The Lickets, “Serial East”
  • Alabama Shakes, “Hold On”
  • Daft Punk, “Something About Us”
  • Miles Davis, “Pinocchio”
  • EST, “Eighthundred Streets by Feet”
  • Steve Earle, “Halo Round the Moon”
  • Gnarls Barkley, “Crazy”
  • Baldwin Brothers, “Air Is Invisible”
  • 1517, “The Whitest Boy Alive”
  • Led Zeppelin, “Fool In The Rain”

Spotlight

Here & Now resident chef and cookbook author Kathy Gunst shares her list of the best cookbooks of the year.

Robin and Jeremy

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

December 17 2 Comments

Atticus Lish’s ‘Preparation For The Next Life’

The author's debut novel centers on an unlikely romance between an Iraq veteran and a Uyghur from China.

December 17 3 Comments

Diagnosing Ear Infections With Your Smartphone

The CellScope Oto is a clip-on gadget that turns a smartphone into an otoscope — the tool doctors use to check out a patient's eardrum.

December 16 Comment

‘Sacred Journeys’ Documents Religious Pilgrimages

In a new documentary series on PBS, Bruce Feiler accompanies Americans on pilgrimages to six of the world's holiest sites.

December 16 4 Comments

Jewish Cuisine — It’s Not Just Chopped Liver

Janna Gur shares some history of Jewish cuisine, as well as three recipes from her new cookbook "Jewish Soul Food."