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Thursday, January 30, 2014

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.

November 24 25 Comments

Jose Antonio Vargas May Soon Become Documented Immigrant

The activist and journalist is one of the undocumented immigrants expected to receive protection from deportation.

November 24 7 Comments

Doctor: Hard-To-Abuse Painkillers Won’t Fix Overdose Crisis

There's a question of whether the new technology of addictive painkillers will help stem the epidemic or help fuel it.

November 21 5 Comments

Students Protest University Of California Tuition Hikes

In spite of protests on University of California campuses, the board voted to hike tuitions by about 5 percent every year for the next five years.

November 20 3 Comments

The Man Behind ‘Mockingjay’

Francis Lawrence describes the rewards and challenges of bringing "The Hunger Games" books to the screen.