Guest DJ Conor Oberst

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Bright Eyes frontman Conor Oberst is a gifted and prolific songwriter, accomplishing more by the age of 14 than many artists do in a lifetime. Now 27 years old, he and his band are about to release their 6th album, titled Cassadaga. Oberst chats with All Songs Considered host Bob Boilen about the new CD and shares some of his favorite songs by other artists like Lou Reed, Bjork and Jackson Browne.

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Guest DJ Conor Oberst

Staring at the Sea: The Singles

Jumping Someone Else's Train

  • Artist: The Cure
  • Song: Jumping Someone Else's Train
  • From: Staring at the Sea: The Singles

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Jackson Browne

From Silver Lake

  • Artist: Jackson Browne
  • Song: From Silver Lake
  • From: Jackson Browne

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Hawks and Doves

Lost in Space

  • Artist: Neil Young
  • Song: Lost in Space
  • From: Hawks and Doves

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Four Winds (EP)

Four Winds

  • Artist: Bright Eyes
  • Song: Four Winds
  • From: Four Winds (EP)
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Time (The Revelator)

April the 14th, Pt. 1

  • Artist: Gillian Welch
  • Song: April the 14th, Pt. 1
  • From: Time (The Revelator)
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Cartoon Blues

  • Artist: Bright Eyes
  • Song: Cartoon Blues
  • From: Four Winds (EP)
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