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Keith Gessen--"How Did We Come to Know You?" (New Yorker, April 16, 2018)

SOUNDTRACK: THE BREEDERS-Tny Desk Concert #731 (April 16, 2018).

Gah!  The Breeders do a Tiny Desk Concert and you only get 3 songs in 11 minutes? 1,039 more words

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Summer 2018!

I’m so ready for summer!! Summer 2018 has to be lit. No exceptions. I will be going to Washington, DC for three months this summer to intern at a government agency and leaning more about healthcare policy. 226 more words

Rahul Bhattacharya--"An Accidental Place" (Harper's, May 2011)

SOUNDTRACK: JORGE DREXLER-Tiny Desk Concert #730 (April 13, 2018).

Jorege Drexler’s music is utterly arresting.  He has a kind of a storytelling delivery but with fascinating instrumental accents. 1,043 more words

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Big Daddy Kane: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert

Feb. 19, 2018 | Abby O’Neill — One of the greatest to ever bless the mic, Big Daddy Kane treated Tiny Desk to an office block party in the true essence of hip-hop. 287 more words

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Julie Otsuka--"Whites" (Harper's, August 2011)

SOUNDTRACK: TYLER CHILDERS-Tiny Desk Concert #729 (April 11, 2018).

I didn’t expect to like this set–I’ve really had it with country music encroaching on my radio station.  520 more words

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Max--Vapor (2014)

SOUNDTRACK: LARA BELLO-Tiny Desk Concert #728 (April 10, 2018).

I was quite taken with the instrumentation on this Tiny Desk Concert.  Although Lara Bello sings in Spanish and the main instrument is flamenco guitar, the addition of the clarinet (Jay Rattman), was a real treat.  1,027 more words

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Camille Bordas--"The State of Nature" (New Yorker, April 9, 2018)

SOUNDTRACKNILÜFER YANYA-“Baby Luv” NPR’S SOUTH X LULLABY (April 6, 2018). 

Sometimes I wonder if I should automatically know a featured artist. So it’s comforting when you find out that an artist is “relatively new” like Nilüfer Yanya. 805 more words

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