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G. Love & Special Sauce: Still Cooking
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G. Love & Special Sauce: Still Cooking

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G. Love & Special Sauce: Still Cooking

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G. Love & Special Sauce's new album, Love Saves The Day, comes out Oct. 30. i

G. Love & Special Sauce's new album, Love Saves The Day, comes out Oct. 30. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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G. Love & Special Sauce's new album, Love Saves The Day, comes out Oct. 30.

G. Love & Special Sauce's new album, Love Saves The Day, comes out Oct. 30.

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In the beginning, there was the blues. A while later, there was hip-hop. And then, in the early 1990s, the musical melting pot of G. Love and Special Sauce served up something called hip-hop blues.

Now, 10 albums in, G. Love and Special Sauce are still cooking with help from artists including DJ Logic, Citizen Cope, Ozomatli and David Hidalgo from Los Lobos. The band's new album is called Love Saves The Day, and frontman G. Love joined NPR's Rachel Martin from the studios of WBGH in Boston to talk about it. Hear their conversation at the audio link.

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