Look Ahead: Fall 2004

Bob Boilen speaks with All Things Considered music reviewers Will Hermes, Tom Moon and Meredith Ochs about the most anticipated releases for fall 2004. Hear sneak previews from R.E.M., Brian Wilson's long-awaited album Smile, plus new music from Tom Waits, Elliott Smith and more.

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Look Ahead: Fall 2004

Smile

Heroes and Villains

  • Artist: Brian Wilson
  • Album: SMiLE
  • Song: Heroes and Villains
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  • "Heroes and Villains"
  • Album: Smile
  • Artist: Brian Wilson
  • Label: Nonesuch
 
Underdog Victorious

Cinnamon Park

  • Artist: Jill Sobule
  • Album: Underdog Victorious
  • Song: Cinnamon Park
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  • "Cinnamon Park"
  • Album: Underdog Victorious
  • Artist: Jill Sobule
  • Label: Artemis
 
Hidden Vagenda

Viva la Persistence

  • Artist: Kimya Dawson
  • Album: Hidden Vagenda
  • Song: Viva la Persistence
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  • "Viva la Persistence"
  • Album: Hidden Vagenda
  • Artist: Kimya Dawson
  • Label: K
 
From a Basement on the Hill

Let's Get Lost

  • Artist: Elliott Smith
  • Album: From a Basement on the Hill
  • Song: Let's Get Lost
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  • "Let's Get Lost"
  • Album: From a Basement on the Hill
  • Artist: Elliott Smith
  • Label: Anti
 
Dear Heather

On That Day

  • Artist: Leonard Cohen
  • Album: Dear Heather
  • Song: On That Day
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  • "On That Day"
  • Album: Dear Heather
  • Artist: Leonard Cohen
  • Label: Columbia
 
Real Gone

Metropolitan Glide

  • Artist: Tom Waits
  • Album: Real Gone
  • Song: Metropolitan Glide
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  • "Metropolitan Glide"
  • Album: Real Gone
  • Artist: Tom Waits
  • Label: Anti
 
Ivey-Divey

I Want to Be Happy

  • Artist: Don Byron
  • Album: Ivey-Divey
  • Song: I Want to Be Happy
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  • "I Want to Be Happy"
  • Album: Ivey-Divey
  • Artist: Don Byron
  • Label: Blue Note
 
Eveningland

Jackson

  • Artist: Hem
  • Album: Eveningland
  • Song: Jackson
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  • "Jackson"
  • Album: Eveningland
  • Artist: Hem
  • Label: Liberty
 
Remember Me

Alone for a Long Time

  • Artist: Charles Caldwell
  • Album: Remember Me
  • Song: Alone for a Long Time
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  • "Alone for a Long Time"
  • Album: Remember Me
  • Artist: Charles Caldwell
  • Label: Fat Possum
 
The Dana Owens Album

Mercy, Mercy, Mercy

  • Artist: Queen Latifah
  • Album: Dana Owens Album
  • Song: Mercy, Mercy, Mercy
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  • "Mercy, Mercy, Mercy"
  • Album: The Dana Owens Album
  • Artist: Queen Latifah
  • Label: Interscope
 
Around the Sun

Wanderlust

  • Artist: R.E.M.
  • Album: Around the Sun
  • Song: Wanderlust
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  • "Wanderlust"
  • Album: Around the Sun
  • Artist: R.E.M.
  • Label: WEA
 
Delivery Man

There's a Story in Your Voice

  • Artist: Elvis Costello
  • Album: Delivery Man
  • Song: There's a Story in Your Voice
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  • "There's a Story in Your Voice"
  • Album: Delivery Man
  • Artist: Elvis Costello
 

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