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Robin Hilton

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Drum Fill Friday, For July 18

Friday, July 18, 2014

This week's puzzler for careful listeners includes something for everyone, from jazz and classic rock, to punk and speed metal. Hear a series of drum fills (and intros) and match them to the song.

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How Do Our Near-Wins Motivate Us To Keep Going?

Friday, July 18, 2014

Not everyone can win the gold medal, and historian Sarah Lewis says that's a good thing. It's the near-wins and bare losses that truly motivate us to master our destinies.

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The Polyphonic Spree, 'Hold Yourself Up'

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

You'll want to join the band after watching the new video for its song "Hold Yourself Up."

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Why Smartphone Breaks At Work Aren't Such A Bad Idea

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Playing a quick game or taking a moment to connect with family or friends benefits both employees and their employers, a new study finds.

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Drum Fill Friday, From Eternal Summers' Daniel Cundiff

Friday, July 11, 2014

Our weekly puzzler for careful listeners: This week we have a series of hand-picked drum fills from Daniel Cundiff, percussionist for the band Eternal Summers. Hear the fill and match it to the song.

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Christina Vantzou, 'VHS'

Thursday, July 10, 2014

Composer Christina Vantzou makes the kind of music that leaves listeners questioning reality. Her latest video unfolds in a void, where a dimly lit figure chases its own reflection.

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Drum Fill Friday: Fourth Of July Edition

Friday, July 04, 2014

Our weekly puzzler for careful listeners: Hear a series of drum fills (and intros) and match them to the song. This week we celebrate our nation's independence with songs that say "America!"

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Christina Vantzou, 'Strange Symptoms'

Wednesday, July 02, 2014

This is your daily meditation, courtesy of the nirvana-inducing composer Christina Vantzou. Her new video for the song "Strange Symptoms" is as visually transfixing as the music.

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Broken Twin: 'No Darkness'

Tuesday, July 01, 2014

In Broken Twin's stark new video for the song "No Darkness," singer Majke Voss Romme draws a circle of sand around herself as a shield from the grief she's summoned through song.

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Drum Fill Friday, With Mike Kinsella Of Owls

Friday, June 27, 2014

Our weekly puzzler for careful listeners: This week featuring fills hand-selected by drummer Mike Kinsella. Hear the fills (and some drum intros) and match them to the song.

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Cold Beat, 'UV'

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

San Francisco's frenetic rock group Cold Beat pummels the senses in a strobe-lit new video for the song "UV."

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Sylvan Esso, Live In Concert

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

The duo crafts an intoxicating mix of dance grooves and heady electronics. See one of 2014's most captivating new bands, recorded live at the 9:30 Club in Washington, D.C.

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Drum Fill Friday, For June 20

Friday, June 20, 2014

All Songs Considered's weekly puzzler for careful listeners: Hear a series of drum fills (and intros) and match them to the song.

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Sturgill Simpson, 'The Promise'

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Sturgill Simpson's latest video, for his downcast cover of When In Rome's 1988 hit "The Promise," portrays the country singer as a struggling light in a murky void.

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Ages And Ages, 'Divisionary (Do The Right Thing)'

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Ages And Ages' jubilant plea for unity and understanding on the song "Divisionary" was made for a massive group singalong. The band's latest video finally delivers it, complete with a kids choir.

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Sean Rowe, 'Madman'

Monday, June 16, 2014

Singer Sean Rowe has a deep, soulful voice that can stir even the most hardened soul. His latest video, for the song "Madman," documents this primal connection in a series of intimate house concerts.

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Garage Where 'Post' Reporter Met Deep Throat To Be Demolished

Monday, June 16, 2014

The Arlington County, Va., board voted unanimously to approve the plan to demolish two buildings that stand atop the garage where secrets related to the Watergate scandal were revealed.

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Drum Fill Friday, For June 13

Friday, June 13, 2014

Hear a series of drum fills and match them to the song.

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Drum Fill Friday, For June 6

Friday, June 06, 2014

Hear a series of drum fills and match them to the songs in our weekly puzzler. This week: legends of classic rock and jazz.

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After Learning To Loosen Up, Spoon Readies Its Return: The All Songs Interview

Thursday, June 05, 2014

On All Songs Considered, Spoon's Britt Daniel and Jim Eno reveal details of the band's first new album in four years. They Want My Soul is due out Aug. 5.

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