Guest DJ Joanna Newsom

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Joanna Newsom's harp-driven story songs befuddle anyone trying to classify her music. On this edition of All Songs Considered Newsom talks about her latest CD, the enchanting Ys, and shares some of her favorite recordings. Hear selections from her new album, plus songs and artists that have inspired her over the years, like Van Dyke Parks, Sandy Denny and Randy Newman.

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Guest DJ Joanna Newsom

Randy Newman

I Think It's Going To Rain Today

  • Artist: Randy Newman
  • Song: I Think It's Going To Rain Today
  • From: Randy Newman

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The North Star Grassman and the Ravens

Next Time Around

  • Artist: Sandy Denny
  • Song: Next Time Around
  • From: The North Star Grassman and the Ravens
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