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Novelist Philipp Meyer Picks Three; That Was A Hit?!? 'Kung Fu Fighting' Edition; Stephen Malkmus And The Jicks In Studio

Friday, August 29, 2014

Philipp Meyer picks songs that pick sides; Chris Molanphy explains the perfect storm for a truly weird hit; Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks perform selections from Wig Out At Jagbags.

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Amy Tan: Pick Three

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Amy Tan is best known for The Joy Luck Club and The Kitchen God's Wife, and her just-released book The Valley Of Amazement. Hear the acclaimed author talk about the new book, and share three of her favorite songs she listens to when writing.

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Irish Novelist Kevin Barry Picks Three

Tuesday, October 15, 2013

This week’s Pick Three comes to us from the award winning Irish novelist and writer Kevin Barry. His first novel, called City of Bohane was set in a dystopian near future. But his new short story collection, called Dark Lies The Island, focuses in on outcasts living their lives in a more recognizable present.

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Bo Burnham: What's Funny In Musical Comedy

Thursday, October 03, 2013

Comedian, songwriter and actor Bo Burnham talks about his new book of musical and funny poetry, and shares a Pick Three of his favorite songs.

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Lemony Snicket's Very Noir Pick Three

Thursday, November 08, 2012

Mystery writer Daniel Handler -- also known as Lemony Snicket – shares three songs inspired by his new book, called Who Could That Be At This Hour?

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Junot Diaz: Music Picks From The Pulitzer Prize-Winning Writer

Monday, September 17, 2012

The writer Junot Diaz won a Pulitzer Prize for his 2007 novel, The Brief Wondrous Life Of Oscar Wao. Now, he returns with a new collection called This Is How You Lose Her. Diaz tells us about the music that moves him, and shares a personal "Pick Three."

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Pick Three: Jim Farber

Tuesday, May 22, 2012

New York Daily News music critic Jim Farber joins us with three must-hear new releases in our weekly Pick Three.

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Pick Three: Julia Figueras

Tuesday, March 13, 2012

This week's Pick Three comes from Julia Figueras, music director and afternoon host at WXXI Classical 91.5 in Rochester, N.Y.

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Pick Three: Malcolm X Abram

Tuesday, March 06, 2012

Malcolm X Abram, music staff writer for the Akron Beacon Journal, joins us from the heart of Super Tuesday for our weekly Pick Three.

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Pick Three: Lizzy Goodman

Tuesday, February 28, 2012

Music writer Lizzy Goodman joins us with three must-hear new releases in our weekly Pick Three.

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Pick Three: Jim Fusilli

Tuesday, February 21, 2012

The Wall Street Journal's Jim Fusilli joins us with three must-hear new releases for our weekly Pick Three feature.

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Pick Three: Gini Mascorro

Tuesday, February 07, 2012

Gini Mascorro -- morning host and music coordinator for KXT in Dallas, TX -- joins us with three must-hear new releases.

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