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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.)


Valentine's Day Dedications

February 8th, 2012

Episode 383 of 811 episodes

Don't look now, but Valentine's Day is once again looming on the horizon. One of our most polarizing holidays, Valentine's Day either reminds you of the seemingly endless frustrations of being single or, as with most of the listeners who shared stories for this edition ofAll Songs Considered,it's a chance to celebrate love in all of its wonderfully unpredictable, beautifully diverse forms. On this week's show, listeners dedicate songs to the ones they love. Hear music fromBjork,The XX, a classic tango fromCarlos Gardeland more. 1. The xx - VCR 2. Dr. Dog - Where'd All The Time Go? 3. Bjork - Joga 4. Carlos Gardel: El Dia Que Mi Quieras 5. Fesit - The Park 6. The Beatles - Why Don't We Do It In The Road? 7. Led Zeppelin - Friends 8. Israel Kamakawiwo'ole - Over The Rainbow/What A Wonderful World

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