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Guest DJ Colin Meloy

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Guest DJ Colin Meloy

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Guest DJ Colin Meloy

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Colin Meloy, frontman for The Decemberists, has earned legions of fans for his affecting story songs steeped in history and romance. Now on tour for his latest solo album, Colin Meloy Sings Live!, he stopped by the NPR studios to chat with All Songs Considered host Bob Boilen and share some of his favorite songs. Hear music from The Smiths, Scritti Politti, British folksinger Anne Briggs and selections from Meloy's new CD.

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Little Knowledge

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Scritti Politti

  • Song: Little Knowledge
  • from Cupid & Psyche 85

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Cupid & Psyche 85
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Cupid & Psyche 85
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Scritti Politti
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Warner Bros.
Released
1985

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Wonder

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Colin Meloy

  • Song: Wonder
  • from Colin Meloy Sings Live!

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Colin Meloy Sings Live!
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Colin Meloy
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Kill Rock Stars
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2008

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Willie O'Winsbury

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Anne Briggs

  • Song: Willie O'Winsbury
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Collection
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Anne Briggs
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Topic
Released
1999

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Boy With the Thorn in His Side

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The Smiths

  • Song: Boy With the Thorn in His Side
  • from The Queen Is Dead

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Queen Is Dead
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Queen Is Dead
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The Smiths
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Wea Japan
Released
1986

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Barbara Allen

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Colin Meloy

  • Song: Barbara Allen
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Colin Meloy
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Kill Rock Stars
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2008

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