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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”


Spotlight

Here & Now resident chef and cookbook author Kathy Gunst shares her list of the best cookbooks of the year.

Robin and Jeremy

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

December 17 2 Comments

Atticus Lish’s ‘Preparation For The Next Life’

The author's debut novel centers on an unlikely romance between an Iraq veteran and a Uyghur from China.

December 17 3 Comments

Diagnosing Ear Infections With Your Smartphone

The CellScope Oto is a clip-on gadget that turns a smartphone into an otoscope — the tool doctors use to check out a patient's eardrum.

December 16 Comment

‘Sacred Journeys’ Documents Religious Pilgrimages

In a new documentary series on PBS, Bruce Feiler accompanies Americans on pilgrimages to six of the world's holiest sites.

December 16 4 Comments

Jewish Cuisine — It’s Not Just Chopped Liver

Janna Gur shares some history of Jewish cuisine, as well as three recipes from her new cookbook "Jewish Soul Food."