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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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Music Interviews

Beck's Long Balancing Act

Reflecting on a career that has long synthesized old and new forms, the versatile musician says engaging with everything may be the only way left to innovate.

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Vintage Cafe: Beck

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The Vintage Cafe this week features a 2007 visit from Beck. The now iconic artist discusses his struggles with fitting into the hip-hop and indie music scenes.

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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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Song Premiere: Beck Remixes Philip Glass With 'NYC: 73-78'

The 20-minute track, from an upcoming collection of remixed Philip Glass tunes, celebrates the avant-garde composer's 75th birthday.

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