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All Songs Rewind: The Legacy Of The '90s

While Bob Boilen's out, Katie Presley and All Songs intern Julian Ring are replaying their favorite episodes of the podcast. Today: A look back at the '90s.

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The '90s Are Back, Or Whatever...

It's been a big year for '90s bands. This week we revisit an episode we originally ran in early 2011 all about the return of the '90s.

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A Live Track From Radiohead (Plus, New Tour Dates Announced)

Hear a live track from the band's recent Roseland Ballroom shows and get details on new tour dates.

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