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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 22 2 Comments

Remains Of Clovis Boy Reburied In Montana

DNA from the boy buried 12,600 years ago shows his people were ancestors of many of today's native peoples.

July 22 Comment

After Malaysia Airlines Crash, A Closer Look At Planning Flight Paths

Retired pilot John Ransom discusses how to factor in war zones, and how the decision is made to close an airspace.

July 21 Comment

Boxing Attracts More Than Would-Be Fighters

At the Ring Boxing Club, boxers range in age, are both men and women, and include an award-winning author.

July 21 Comment

Why Hot Cars Are So Deadly

An average of 38 kids die in a hot car every year in the U.S. We look at the science of why cars get so hot so fast, and why children are more vulnerable.