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David Byrne, Beirut, Tender Forever, More 10-18-2007

October 19th, 2007

Episode 125 of 797 episodes

A rare re-issue from David Byrne; Balkan Brass via the New York band Beirut; Wood spoons, laptop tunes: Tender Forever; More surprises from singer Nellie McKay; Black Flag memories from Dirty Projectors; The tainted love and fight songs of Shivaree; With host Bob Boilen.

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