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Friday, October 4, 2013

Music From The Show

  • Pretty Lights, “Around the Block”
  • Lorde, “400 Lux”
  • Sara Lee Guthrie, “Sleep On It”
  • Iron and Wine, “Peace Beneath the City”
  • Ashley MacIsaac, “Sleepy Maggie”
  • Phoenix, “North”
  • Salaam, “Dah Dah Daht Dah”
  • Joe Jackson, “Steppin’ Out”
  • Teen Daze, “Autumnal”
  • Thelonious Monk, “Caravan”
  • Nacha Pop, “Lucha de Gigantes”
  • César Franck, “Symphony in D Minor: II Allegretto” performed by Lorin Maazel & Radio Symphony Orchestra of Berlin

Robin and Jeremy

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

September 1 5 Comments

Breastfeeding Gets A Boost From Philadelphia Hospitals

The city's major birthing hospitals have stopped sending new moms home with baby formula, to encourage breastfeeding.

August 29 Comment

World Championship Tug-Of-War Is ‘A Thing Of Beauty’

This weekend's competition in Wisconsin is a bit more intense than it was in your grade school gym class.

August 29 Comment

Repelling Mosquitoes With A Natural Sticky Patch

The Kite Patch releases odors that block the bug's carbon dioxide receptors, sending them in another direction.

August 28 3 Comments

Catching Up With The Polyphonic Spree

The choral rock band out of Dallas, Texas, has been thrilling audiences with its live performances for over a decade.