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April 14th, 2009
Episode 218 of 811 episodes
Later this spring John Vanderslice will release what may be his best album so far. Romanian Names isn't out until May 19th, but we have a preview cut for you on this edition of All Songs Considered. Also on the program: PJ Harvey and John Parish, Metric, with singer Emily Haines, the Scottish group Camera Obscura, and Eulogies.