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Friday, September 6, 201309/06/2013

Al Foster

In Podcasts

Miles Davis’s old drummer on Miles

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Wednesday, September 4, 201309/04/2013

Rock 101: The Earliest know quote about ‘Rock & Roll’

In Podcasts

The Doctor of Rock, Steve Waksman, has discovered the earliest known usage of our favorite musical descriptor.

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Wednesday, September 4, 201309/04/2013

Word Nerd: Canicular Estival Words

In Podcasts

Emily Brewster, Resident Wordster, from Merriam-Webster on canicular, festival and other words to describe the nearly-past summer.

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Tuesday, September 3, 201309/03/2013

Wine Snob: Italian Fancy Shaped Bottles

In Podcasts

Wine Snob: Italian Fancy Shaped Bottles

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Tuesday, September 3, 201309/03/2013

Back To Rock & Roll High School: Louie, Louie

In Podcasts

Dr.  Steve Waksman from Smith College, on the stunning origins of the most famous garage rock song of all time.

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Tuesday, September 3, 201309/03/2013

Back to Rock & Roll High School: Rocket 88

In Podcasts

Is it the first Rock & Roll song ever?  Dr. Steve Waksman has some thoughts.

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Thursday, August 29, 201308/29/2013

Help Send Wofa to Guinea

In Podcasts

The Language of Drumming

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Wednesday, August 28, 201308/28/2013

Word Nerd: To Be or Not to Bespoke?

In Podcasts

Emily Brewster, Resident Wordster, from Merriam-Webster dissects a pet peeve word from Riverlutionary Donald Miller.

Photo Jerry Roberts. Courtesy of Daily Hampshire Gazette

Wednesday, August 28, 201308/28/2013

Transperformance 2013

In Podcasts

Beyond Bob

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Wednesday, August 28, 201308/28/2013

Peter Shumlin on what happens now

Vt Yankee Is Closing. Gov. Shumlin looks happy.

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The pop star is reportedly taking boxing lessons from Floyd Mayweather ... and Conan O'Brien has the footage.

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The most epic safety video ever made

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Sam Smith, Mary J. Blige to perform at AMAs

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The breakthrough newcomers 5 Seconds of Summer will also take the stage at next month's American Music Awards.

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U2’s ‘free’ iTunes album stumbles in stores

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U2's controversial free album on Apple's iTunes had a less than stellar performance once released for commercial sale.

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Spooky ‘Shining’ inspired IKEA commercial

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You'll never aimlessly wander the floors of IKEA the same way again.