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All Songs Considered

The Most Important Band Of Your College Years

All Songs Considered listeners reminisce about the bands and songs that mattered most when they were in college.

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The Nation's Top Taxman Shares His Workout Playlist

Doug Shulman, commissioner of the Internal Revenue Service, offers some upbeat tunes to ease stress during tax season.

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The Speak-Singing Debate: Just Sing The Damn Song!

Hosts Bob Boilen and Robin Hilton come to blows over the polarizing and hard-to-define art of "speak-singing."

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