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.)
September 3rd, 2013
Episode 477 of 797 episodes
On this week's episode of All Songs Considered, co-hosts Bob Boilen and Robin Hilton jump into fall by playing songs from big upcoming releases by Paul McCartney, Moby and Tim Hecker.Also, All Songs Considered intern Thor Slaughter has spent his final week with the show living with Bob in a 21st-century spin on The Odd Couple. The two even enjoyed an evening head-banging at a concert by two of this week's featured artists: Brooklyn's So So Glos and Nashville's Diarrhea Planet, the latter of which has four guitars in its lineup. The show closes with a rousing psychedelic anthem by the garage-rock band King Khan & The Shrines, but not before a little farewell twerking.Son Of An AmericanArtist: The So So GlosAlbum: BlowoutKidsArtist: Diarrhea PlanetAlbum: I'm Rich Beyond Your Wildest DreamsNewArtist: Paul McCartneyAlbum: NewThe Perfect LifeArtist: MobyAlbum: InnocentsLive RoomArtist: Tim HeckerAlbum: VirginsBorn To DieArtist: King Khan & the ShrinesAlbum: Idle No More
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