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All Songs Considered

The Mynabirds, 'Semantics'

Laura Burhenn's pop wisdom shines through on this shimmering single from The Mynabird's forthcoming album, Lovers Know.

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Clockwise from upper left: Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin, The Mynabirds, Nate Ruess, Death And Vanilla Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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The song that reminds host Bob Boilen the most of his mom is Shirley Temple singing "The Good Ship Lollipop." The Kobal Collection hide caption

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All Songs Considered

All Songs: Nine Creative Musicians You Should Know

All of the songs on this week's show grapple with the alchemy of creation.

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