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All Songs Considered

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Hosts/nerds Bob Boilen and Robin Hilton are your friendly music buddies with the week's best new music discoveries, including conversations with emerging artists, icons and more. Hear songs that can completely change your day, with humor, heart and (sometimes) a whole lot of noise. Directions for use: Morning commute, the gym, or alone time. (If rash persists, discontinue use.)

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CMJ 2013 WRAP UP

October 22nd, 2013

Episode 483 of 792 episodes

Every fall, hundreds of bands flock to New York City for the annual CMJ Music Marathon, a large festival where independent, new and emerging musicians hope to be discovered. All Songs Considered host Bob Boilen was among the countless journalists, bloggers, college radio DJs, record label reps and others who attempted to navigate the sea of live performances, hoping to find new music to love and share.On this week's show, Bob's joined by music critic Maria Sherman and WSPN's Becka Schwartz to talk about and play some of their favorite discoveries out of the hundreds of shows they saw, including D.C. punks Priests, British multimedia duo Public Service Broadcasting, rockabilly singer King Dude, '60s-era soul from Nick Waterhouse and many more.PriestsAlbum: Tape TwoSong: Leave Me AloneEagullsAlbum: Nerve EndingsSong: Nerve Endings Courtney BarnettAlbum: Double EP: A Sea of Split PeasSong: Avant GardenerJacco GardnerAlbum: Cabinet of CuriositiesSong: Where Will You GoWeekendAlbum: JinxSong: JulyPublic Service BroadcastingAlbum: Inform - Educate - EntertainSong: SpitfireKing DudeAlbum: Burning DaylightSong: Holy LandArcade FireAlbum: Time's All GoneSong: Some PlacePerfect PussyAlbum: I Have Lost All Desire For FeelingSong: ICelestial ShoreAlbum: 10xSong: Rabbit Hole

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