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Music From The Show

Bonobo, “Hatoa”
Tinsley Ellis, “Kiss of Death”
Lupe Fiasco, “Hip Hop Saved My Life”
Blood Orange, “It Is What It Is”
Bonobo, “Prelude Kiara”
Messer, “Suber Tee”
Gramatik, “Expect Us”
Sub Focus, “Turn Back Time”
Miles Davis, “Footprints”

Vector Lovers, “Kissed You By The Fountain”
The Baldwin Brothers, “Just Me”
Kurt Vile, “The Ghost of Freddie Roach”
The John Butler Trio, “Take Me”
Kasim Keto, “Facing”
We Are Standard, “Jesus In Her Eyes”
The Lickets, “Serial East”
Shearwater, “Natural One”
Thelonious Monk, “Locomotive”


Robin and Jeremy

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

August 26 2 Comments

It’s Not Business As Usual In Ferguson, Missouri

From barber shops to bike shops, WBUR's Deborah Becker looks at what the protests have meant for businesses.

August 26 77 Comments

A Fan Says No To Football

Steve Almond writes, "our allegiance to football legitimizes and ever fosters within us a tolerance for violence, greed, racism, and even homophobia."

August 25 12 Comments

Pediatricians Group: Delay School Start Times So Teens Can Sleep

Many studies have shown that the average adolescent doesn't get enough sleep, and that can cause physical and mental health issues.

August 25 11 Comments

A Police Officer On Lessons From Ferguson

Jim Bueermann says the shooting of Michael Brown and the aftermath point to the need for a conversation about policing in the U.S.