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Monday, October 7, 2013

Music From The Show

  • E.S.T., “Eighthundred Streets by Feet”
  • Lorde, “400 Lux”
  • Steely Dan, “My Old School”
  • Iron and Wine, “Your Fake Name Is Good Enough for Me”
  • Spoon, “I Turn My Camera On”
  • Page McConnell, “Heavy Rotation”
  • Hearts, “Wings”
  • Thelonious Monk, “Locomotive”
  • Strfkr, “Kahlil Gibran”
  • Marco Benevento, “Eagle Rock”
  • The Pulse, “Holy Fuck”
  • Les McCann, “Blues for Yna Yna”
  • Laura Veirs, “Ikaria”
  • Bonobo, “Ten Tigers”

Spotlight

From controversial new textbooks to a Maverick family reunion, here are stories from Jeremy Hobson's week in Houston and San Antonio.

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

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