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Friday, July 4, 2014

Music From The Show

  • Imagine Dragons, “America”
  • Star Spangled Banner Medley
  • Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, “American Girl”
  • Booka Shade, “Hallelujah USA”
  • Wilco, “Sunday Morning”
  • Claren Lavery, “American”
  • Library Tapes, “View From A Train”
  • Health, “USA Boys”
  • The Cure, “Faith”
  • Radiohead, “There There”
  • Yellow Ostrich, “USA”
  • John Williams, Theme from “Jaws”
  • Part Time, “Living In The USA”
  • Tortoise, “Restlass Waters”
  • Battles, “Wall Street”
  • Ladytron, “USA Vs. White Noise”
  • College, “Can You Kiss Me First”
  • Simon and Garfunkel, “America”
  • Hesperus Early Music Ensemble, “Carolan’s Farewell To Music”
  • Slightly Stoopid, “2am”

Robin and Jeremy

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

July 24 7 Comments

Veterans Say Suicide Is Their Top Concern

That's according to a survey released today by the group Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA).

July 24 6 Comments

Modern-Day Amelia Earhart Circumnavigates The Globe

The famous pilot's namesake has became the youngest woman to fly a single-engine aircraft around the world.

July 23 Comment

DJ Sessions: Latin Alternative From Los Angeles To Venezuela

KCRW's Raul Campos introduces us to some groups he came across while hosting the 15th annual Latin Alternative Music Conference.

July 23 6 Comments

ISIS Forces Christians To Flee Iraq City Of Mosul

The militant group's threat -- convert, leave or die -- has forced most Christians in Mosul to leave.