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Tuesday, January 21, 2014

Music From The Show

Tycho, “Hours”
Mutual Benefit, “Golden Wake”
Fugiya & Miyagi, “Electro Karaoke”
TV On The Radio, “New Cannonball Blues”
Stevie Ray Vaughn & Dick Dale, “Pipeline”
Zoot Woman, “Grey Day”
Timber Timbre, “Magic Arrow”
Wild Nothing, “This Chain Won’t Break”
C.S.S., “Alala”

Tristeza, “Building Peaks”
Pickax, “Six”
Radiohead, “In Limbo”
And So I Watch You From Afar, “The Stay Golden”
Tommy Guerrero, “Thank You”
Stanley Hiller, “Untitled”
Yo La Tengo, “Return To Hot Chicken”
Women, “Heat Distraction”
Stone Temple Pilots, “Press Play”

From “Jennifer Holliday Is Back With New Album”:

Henry Krieger and Tom Eyen, “And I am Telling You I’m Not Going” performed by Jennifer Hollliday
Jerome Kern and Oscar Hammerstein, “The Song is You” performed by Jennifer Hollliday
Mack Gordon and Harry Warren, “At Last” performed by Jennifer Hollliday
Lesley Gore and Ellen Weston, “Love Me By Name” performed by Jennifer Hollliday


Spotlight

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

Robin and Jeremy

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

June 29 5 Comments

First Known Plane Hijacking Was A Flight To Freedom

Nearly 60 years ago, a forced laborer in a Hungarian brick factory hatched a far-fetched plan to escape.

June 29 25 Comments

Paul Thurmond Explains His Change Of Heart On The Confederate Flag

The state senator is now among those calling for the flag to be removed from near the South Carolina State House.

June 26 4 Comments

What Happens When Mavericks Gather For Family Reunion

Their family name inspired the English word we know today. We drop in on their unusual family reunion in San Antonio.

June 25 79 Comments

Controversial New Textbooks Go Into Use This Fall In Texas

The books contain information challenged by academics, that critics say is making education far too political.