December 24, 2013 Often, great words are the secret ingredient in great songs: the emotion, the insight, the connection hidden beneath the surface. All Songs Considered host Bob Boilen shares the lyrics that caught his ear this year.
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Khaela Maricich (left) and Melissa Dyne of The Blow.
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December 16, 2013 The host of All Songs Considered shares the albums he loved this year. Many of Bob Boilen's favorite albums of 2013 were danceable. Many were intimate. Some managed to be both at once.
Clockwise from upper left: Valeska Steiner and Sonja Glass of Boy, Matthew Cooper of Eluvium, Vampire Weekend, Annie Hardy of Giant Drag
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March 26, 2013 On this edition of All Songs Considered hosts Bob Boilen and Robin Hilton share some final discoveries from this year's South by Southwest music festival, including the British noise-rock group Savages and the Swiss-German pop duo Boy.
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May 25, 2010 This edition of All Songs Considered features Sleigh Bells, Toro Y Moi, Secret Cities, Accordion, Olafur Arnalds, Buzzcocks and more.
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