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Tuesday, September 3, 2013

Music From The Show

  • Neko Case, “Calling Cards”
  • HBS, “Veritas”
  • Blue October, “Debris”
  • Til Tuesday, “Voices Carry”
  • Baldwin Brothers, “Somebody Else’s Favorite Song”
  • Steely Dan, “The Fez”
  • Pancho Sanchez, “Cantaloupe Island”
  • Thelonious Monk, “Locomotive”
  • Miles Davis, “Hand Jive”
  • Phoenix, “North”
  • Danny Malone, “My Affection”
  • REM, “King of Birds”
  • Led Zeppelin, “Fool in the Rain”
  • Isaac Hayes, “Pursuit of the Pimpmobile”
  • Les McCann, “Blues for Yna Yna”
  • Iron and Wine, “Rattling Bone”
  • Laura Veirs, “America”
  • The Fold, “The Weekend Whip”
  • The Knack, “My Sharona”
  • Patty Griffin, “Be Careful”
  • Pat Metheny, “Unity Village”

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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Colorado Backs Away From Pot Edibles Ban

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October 22 4 Comments

Modest Raise For Social Security Recipients

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Jim Gaffigan’s Love Affair With Food

The stand-up comic gives his particular gastronomic take on the world in his new memoir "Food: A Love Story."

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Jill Abramson Announces Plans For News Startup

The former New York Times executive editor said her goal is to create a news outlet that favors quality over quantity.