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Public Radio Exchange

Abbey Road Reunion

Abbey Road Reunion
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Ain't It Funky - Book Review - Truthdig

When Bootsy Collins defected from James Brown’s band for George Clinton’s, RJ Smith, in his new biography of Brown, gives us the desertion from Brown’s point of view: “You could not copyright a beat, a smell, the One. You made it and then a younger man in an ass-length blond wig marked it up and made it new.” - 2012/06/07

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blog riley | 2012 YEAR-END LIST

Here We Go Magic (Secretly Canadian) Leonard Cohen, OLD IDEAS (Columbia) Loudon Wainwright, OLDER THAN MY OLD MAN NOW (2nd Story) Kelly Hogan, I LIKE TO KEEP MYSELF IN PAIN (ANTI) Mission of Burma,...

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blog riley | ALL NEWSPAPERS CONTAIN MISTAKES

FEW AS GLORIOUS AS THIS PULLQUOTE… Joe Nocera reloads and heads for the copy desk… #   # Related articles NYT EDITOR IN CHIEF: I Couldn’t Fire Joe Nocera, Even If I Wanted To...

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blog riley | CARTOGRAPHIES OF TIME: A HISTORY OF THE ...

Image by Lilly via Flickr # History prances around in CARTOGRAPHIES OF TIME: A HISTORY OF THE TIMELINE, by Daniel Rosenberg and Anthony Grafton. If visuals had a beat, you could dance to this stuff...

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blog riley | WHILE YOU WAIT (THOMPSON ON KCRW)

# Released date: February 5 # Related articles # Multi-Grammy© Winning Americana Duo Emmylou Harris and Rodney Crowell and Richard Thompson Electric Trio at DPAC, Durham Performing Arts Center, Mar...

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The Huffington Post

Bob Dylan Tempest

Boston Review

Boston Review, October/November 1997

Invisible Republic review

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Imagine All My Words - Book Review - Truthdig

“The John Lennon Letters” collects and reproduces 285 postcards, telegrams, to-do lists and other writings from the former Beatle’s early childhood to Dec. 8, 1980, hours before he was killed. - 2012/11/14

WBUR

Love in the Age of iPods | On Point with Tom Ashbrook

Novelist Arthur Phillips on music, muses, mixtapes and his new novel, "The Song Is You."

WBUR

Madonna Stages A Comeback | Here & Now

Pop icon Madonna just won a Golden Globe for her song "Masterpiece" and she's set to perform at the half-time show during Sunday's Super Bowl.

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PRX » Piece » Imagining the Real John Lennon

A long form interview with The Beatles scholar and NPR music critic Tim Riley about the revelations in his book, "Lennon."

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Remembering Springsteen's Saxman, Clarence Clemons | On Point ...

We're talking about the great sax man, the great side man Clarence Clemons—the soul of the E Street Band.