90.9 WBUR - Boston's NPR news station
Top Stories:
PLEDGE NOW
Here and Now with Robin Young
Public radio's live
midday news program
With sponsorship from
Mathworks - Accelerating the pace of engineering and science
Accelerating the pace
of engineering and science
Friday, December 20, 2013

Music From The Show

Deltron 3030, “Virus”
AFI, “Greater than 84″
ZZ Top, “Sharp Dressed Man”
Radiohead, “Reckoner”
Beach House, “Myth”
Steely Dan, “Your Gold Teeth”
Drun, “DIIV”
Steve Earle, “Pocket Full of Rain”
Man Man, “Tunneling Through The Guy”

Fourtet, “Glasshead”
REM, “Orange Crush”
Ratatat, “Lapland”
Royal Canoe, “Exodus of the Year”
The Instances, “Search Your Bag”
Page McConnell, “Heavy Rotation”
Hearts, “Wings”
The Maverikcks, “Back In Your Arms Again”

From A Resurgence Of Electronic Classical Music

Daniel Wohl, “Corps Exquis”
Tristan Perich, “1 Bit Symphony”
Paula Matthusen, “work divided by time”
Philip White & Ted Hearne, “R We Who R We”

From Mr. Cohen’s Choir Music for Christmas

J.S. Bach, “Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring” performed by the Elmer Iseler Singers
Randall Thompson, “Ye Shall Have a Song” from “Peaceable Kingdom” performed by the John F. Kennedy High School choir in Plainview, New York.
J.S. Bach “Cum Sancto Spiritu” and “Dona Nobis Pacem” from “Mass in B Minor, BWV 232″ performed by the Academy of St. Martin in the Fields and the Choir of King’s College
Antonio Vivaldi, “Cum Sancto Spiritu” from “Gloria, R. 589″ performed by the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra conducted by Robert Shaw
Benjamin Britten, “Deo Gracias ” from “A Ceremony of Carols” performed by the Etherea Vocal Ensemble
“Entre le boeuf et l’âne gris,” performed by Die Symphonic


Robin and Jeremy

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

September 16 7 Comments

Kathy Gunst Explores Community Supported Agriculture

Kathy Gunst joins Cook's Illustrated executive food editor Keith Dresser at his CSA pickup and offers recipes for the seasonal CSA fare.

September 16 11 Comments

Remembering Jesse Winchester

Jimmy Buffett remembers his friend the late songwriter Jesse Winchester, whose posthumous album is being released today.

September 15 26 Comments

A Call To Reject Corporal Punishment As Part Of Black Culture

An incident of child abuse by an NFL player has raised questions about the use of corporal punishment as a form of discipline in the African-American community.

September 15 26 Comments

Would You Pay To Get Your Kid Into A Top College?

A San Francisco company charges parents for a consulting package based on the odds their student will get into a certain university, with prices up to a million dollars.