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Guest DJ: Matty Healy Of The 1975 On Making Music From Now On

The frontman for The 1975 says today's political climate has him thinking more seriously about writing songs that mean something.

Guest DJ: Matty Healy Of The 1975 On Making Music From Now On

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Guest DJ Nick Mason On Pink Floyd's Early Years

As a gigantic 27-disc box-set history of Pink Floyd is released, the band's drummer discusses those early years and the other music that inspired him.

Guest DJ Nick Mason On Pink Floyd's Early Years

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The Politics And Passions Of Roger Waters

The bassist, singer and songwriter behind some of the 20th century's most iconic music goes deep into race, civil rights, prison reform, the troubled music industry and more.

Guest DJ: The Politics And Passions Of Roger Waters

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What Was It Like To See Pink Floyd In 1966? Joe Boyd Knows

What was it like to see Pink Floyd at the UFO Club in 1966, or to produce the band's first song? Legendary record producer Joe Boyd explains on this edition of All Songs Considered.

What Was It Like To See Pink Floyd In 1966? Joe Boyd Knows

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Guest DJ: AURORA On Her Love Of Heavy Metal And Leonard Cohen

Norwegian singer AURORA talks about her love of heavy metal, Leonard Cohen and how intuition guides her songwriting.

Guest DJ: AURORA On Her Love Of Heavy Metal And Leonard Cohen

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Guest DJ: Sylvan Esso

Sylvan Esso's Amelia Meath and Nick Sanborn break down the components of their electro-folk sound and share songs by some of the other artists who've inspired them.

Guest DJ: Sylvan Esso

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Guest DJ: Leon Bridges

The soul singer, who just released his debut album, unearths the roots of his retro sound as this week's All Songs Considered Guest DJ.

Guest DJ: Leon Bridges

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Guest DJ: Courtney Barnett

Melbourne guitarist and singer Courtney Barnett brings her decade-spanning musical sensibility as this week's All Songs Considered Guest DJ.

Guest DJ: Courtney Barnett

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SOAK, Bob Boilen's Current Obsession, Plays DJ

SOAK, one of All Songs Considered host Bob Boilen's favorite new artists for 2015, spins some of the songs that have influenced her own work, and talks about her new album.

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Guest DJ: Kate Tempest On The Power Of Words

Our guest DJ of the week, poet and rapper Kate Tempest, picked music that breaks through circumstance to reach audiences directly.

Guest DJ: Kate Tempest On The Power Of Words

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