Making Tracks

4 segments

Julie Burstein fills in for Leonard. Taras Grescoe describes public transportation in this country and abroad, and advocates for more and better trains and fewer cars. Nine-time Grammy Award winner and Latin music icon Eddie Palmieri talks about his career. This week’s Please Explain is all about meditation. Plus, singer-songwriter and fiddler Sara Watkins performs live and talks about her new album, “Sun Midnight Sun.”