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.)
January 24th, 2012
Episode 380 of 797 episodes
This week on All Songs Considered: Bob Boilen drops a party-rap track direct from Canada; Robin Hilton explains what he loves so much about Thomas Patrick Maguire, the songwriter he recently named his favorite new artist; and a surprise guest busts up the proceedings with some good old-fashioned California punk. Plus: pulsing, atmospheric tracks from Young Magic and Lucius, and the original voices of Liz Green and Sea of Bees. NEW MIX: CEREMONY, SEA OF BEES, YOUTH LAGOON, MORE Mitchmatic Album: It's Probably Raining Song: Why Don't You Know Young Magic Album: Melt Song: Slip Time Liz Green Album: O, Devotion! Song: Displacement Song Thomas Patrick Maguire Album: The Future's Coming So Fast Song: What's Your Malfunction Ceremony Album: Zoo Song: Hysteria Sea of Bees Album: Orangefarben Song: Broke Lucius Album: Lucius EP Song: Don't Sit There
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