Episode #3427

Neither Pop Nor Art Song

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Monday, February 04, 2013

Shara Worden Shara Worden (Asthmatic Kitty Records)

At the junction of art and pop songs lies tonight's New Sounds program. Listen to a song by Clogs, featuring guest vocalists Sufjan Stevens and Shara Worden.  Also, listen to music from Sarah Kirkland Snider from her gorgeous work, "Penelope," with vocals again by Shara Worden.  There's music from How To Destroy Angels, which is Reznor's latest collaboration with Atticus Ross and Rob Sheridan, along with his singer wife Mariqueen Maandig.  Hear innovative songstress Katie Mullins, as she crafts melodies around the African thumb piano, the mbira.  Plus, songs from David Sylvian, Evelyn Glennie featuring Bjork, and Susanna and the Magical Orchestra.

PROGRAM #3427, Both/Neither art/pop songs (First aired on 2/4/2013)                                       





Linda Ronstadt, Kronos Quartet

Songs from Liquid Days

Philip Glass/Laurie Anderson: Forgetting, excerpt [1:30]

CBS Masterworks #39564
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Clogs (feat. Sufjan Stevens and Shara Worden)

The Creatures in the Garden of Lady Walton

We Were Here [4:22]

Brassland HWY 021

Sarah Kirkland Snider


The Lotus Eaters [5:57]


Katie Mullins


Spring [3:27]

Evelyn Glennie w/ Bjork

Her Greatest Hits

Oxygen [3:52]

RCA/BMG 47629

Available at

How To Destroy Angels

an Omen EP

Ice age [7:00]

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David Sylvian


A Fire in the Forest [4:14]

Samadhi Sound #0001

Susanna and the magical orchestra


Recall [5:49]

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Ebe Oke  


Eidolon [4:17]

Linda Ronstadt, Kronos Quartet

Songs from Liquid Days

Philip Glass/Laurie Anderson: Forgetting [8:10]

See above. 

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