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Concerts

Britt Daniel live

March 17, 2010 The Austin pop-rock band headlined NPR Music's showcase at Stubb's in Austin, Texas, on March 17.

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October 23, 2007 Hear the adventurous pop-rock bands recorded live in concert from Washington, D.C.

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Studio Sessions

Spoon

February 26, 2010 Hear Spoon perform songs from its new record, Transference, on World Cafe.

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January 7, 2008 Hear an interview and performance by the intricate and impeccable indie-rock band.

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July 28, 2005 Spoon, which formed in 1994, has a new release on Merge Records: Gimme Fiction.

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Interviews & Profiles

Spoon

January 23, 2010 The band's founders, Jim Eno and Britt Daniel, talk about their upcoming album, Transference.

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Spoon frontman Britt Daniel

January 14, 2010 Spoon's Britt Daniel and Jim Eno chat with All Songs Considered host Bob Boilen.

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Discover Songs

a collage of artists featured on the show

December 14, 2010 All Songs Considered listeners cast thousands of votes for the year's best music. See their Top 25.

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photo of The National by Keith Klenowski

June 29, 2010 See the Top 20 albums of the year to date, as selected by NPR listeners.

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December 20, 2007 Tens of thousands of listeners voted for the year's best CDs, with Radiohead coming out on top.

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December 13, 2007 The year's best music, as chosen by David Dye, includes a plethora of reliable favorites.

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December 12, 2007 KUT music director Jeff McCord picks the 10 songs whose company he most enjoyed.

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December 5, 2007 Here's a look at 10 CDs from the past year that are virtually guaranteed to impress your friends.

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August 6, 2007 "My Little Japanese Cigarette Case" illustrates how Spoon fits many disparate pieces together.

July 12, 2007 Stellar new music from Austin's Spoon; Swedish minimalist electronica by The Field; A classic re...

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June 5, 2007 All Songs Considered host Bob Boilen chats with NPR reviewers Robert Christgau, Meredith Ochs an...

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December 20, 2005 Fresh Air pop music critic Ken Tucker offers his picks for the best music of the year.

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December 16, 2005 All Songs Considered host Bob Boilen takes an in-depth look at the year's best music.

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December 16, 2005 All Songs Considered host Bob Boilen counts down listener picks for the 10 best CDs of 2005, wit...

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August 3, 2005 Halfway through the year and the songs are strong. Newer artists like Bright Eyes and Flotation ...

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May 18, 2005 Remembering lost L.A. with Ry Cooder; 'Bohemian Rhapsody' retooled by Grey Delisle; A new vocal ...

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Reviews

Spoon

February 3, 2010 Rock critic Ken Tucker says Spoon's new album Transference should boost the band's popularity.

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Spoon, courtesy of the artist

January 8, 2010 Hear the band's new album, Transference, in its entirety, a week before its Jan. 19 release.

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August 6, 2007 "My Little Japanese Cigarette Case" illustrates how Spoon fits many disparate pieces together.

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December 20, 2005 Fresh Air pop music critic Ken Tucker offers his picks for the best music of the year.

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More Stories

Mick Jagger and Keith Richards; photo credit Dominique Tarl

May 13, 2010 Preview the unreleased material as musicians expound on the album's lasting influence.

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