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Studio Sessions

Massive Attack

October 14, 2010 Hear these two trip-hop luminaries perform a gripping set in the WXPN studios.

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Interviews & Profiles

Robert Del Naja of Massive Attack

January 2, 2010 On Massive Attack's upcoming album, its members stop sampling others and begin reworking themselves.

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'Heligoland' marks the return of the pioneering trip-hop duo Massive Attack

January 31, 2010 Hear the new album from the legendary and pioneering trip-hop duo in its entirety until Feb. 9.

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October 22, 2008 The sampling pioneer speaks about how sampling changed music and a new retrospective collection.

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August 30, 2007 Sitar master Anoushka Shankar spins some of her favorite songs and chats with All Songs Consider...

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News

The Wild Bunch — soon-to-be Massive Attack — at the Dug Out Club in Bristol.

January 31, 2012 Two decades ago, Bristol, England, produced many of the most important names in trip-hop.

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'Heligoland' marks the return of the pioneering trip-hop duo Massive Attack

January 31, 2010 Hear the new album from the legendary and pioneering trip-hop duo in its entirety until Feb. 9.

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Li Saumet (second from left) is lead singer of the Colombian band Bomba Estereo.

November 1, 2012 The Colombian singer swings by the show to discuss her band's stellar new album, Elegancia Tropical.

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Album cover art for Four Tet's Fabriclive (upper left), M83 (right), The Field (bottom left).

October 18, 2011 This week's All Songs includes new tracks from M83, RxRy and a mystery artist yet to be identified.

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Rodrigo y Gabriela

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Bon Iver

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Charles Mingus

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Emerson String Quartet

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Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan

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Wye Oak

Exclusive performances from the pop duo from Baltimore.

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M.I.A.

Music and news from the Sri Lanka-born hip-hop artist and producer.

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Arcade Fire

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Heligoland

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  • Album: Heligoland
  • Artist: Massive Attack
  • Label: Virgin
  • Released: 2010
 

What Does It All Mean? 1983-2006 Retrospective

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  • Album: What Does It All Mean? 1983-2006 Retrospective
  • Artist: Steinski
  • Label: Illegal Art
  • Released: 2008