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Moby, Jay Ungar & Molly Mason, Rob Wasserman

Moby, Jay Ungar & Molly Mason, Rob Wasserman

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On this 6th edition of All Songs Considered, we play some eclectic offerings from the Penguin Café Orchestra; Moby; Richard Bone; Jay Ungar and Molly Mason's familiar fiddle from the PBS Civil War documentary; Aubrey Ghent; Ben Trout; and bass master Rob Wasserman.

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Moby, Jay Ungar & Molly Mason, Rob Wasserman

Broadcasting From Home

Prelude and Yodel

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Prelude and Yodel

  • from Broadcasting from Home
  • by The Penguin Cafe Orchestra

Anything could happen on a recording by the Penguin Café Orchestra. Telephone tones could become rhythm sections. Guitars would strum with ring modulators. It's a world where Wurlitzers, whistles and whimsy combine.

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Play

Porcelain

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Porcelain

  • from Play
  • by Moby

Moby's record has been heard by many but unknown to most. This anti-corporate music maker decided to sell his sounds for use in television ads and movies. He takes the money and puts it to causes he cares about. Play is one of the most licensed CDs ever.

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Coxa

Amorita Drive

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Amorita Drive

  • from Coxa
  • by Richard Bone

Richard Bone's music takes two forms: an ambient sound, and a quirky electronic jazz sound.

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Harvest Home: Music for All Seasons

Prairie Spring

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Prairie Spring

  • from Harvest Home: Music for All Seasons
  • by Jay Ungar & Molly Mason

"I see our compositions as essentially organic, flowing from the natural unfolding of simple melodic ideas without the composer's hand being very evident."

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Arhoolie Records 40th Anniversary Collection

Just a Closer Walk with Thee

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Just a Closer Walk with Thee

  • from Arhoolie Records 40th Anniversary Collection
  • by Aubrey Ghent

Part of the "sacred steel" movement in Florida, Aubrey Ghent plays gospel music on an electric lap-steel guitar.

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Metalgrass

Shady Glade

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Shady Glade

  • from Metalgrass
  • by Ben Trout

In the mid 1990s, Ben Trout was playing with a band called "Psykovsky."

Space Island

Wildside

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Wildside

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People may recognize the bass parts, but they don't know where the other parts are coming from. Believe it or not, aside from all the percussion and drums, 99 percent of the album is the bass.

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