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All Songs Considered host Bob Boilen, NPR's Song of the Day curator Stephen Thompson and Carrie Brownstein, Monitor Mix blogger and former guitarist for Sleater-Kinney, review their week at the South by Southwest music festival in Austin, TX. They discovered and saw a lot of great bands including My Morning Jacket and a dozen other acts, some of them webcast Live by NPR Music. On this edition of All Songs Considered they share their most memorable moments, including a video shoot with Lightspeed Champion.

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Skinny Love

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Bon Iver

  • Song: Skinny Love
  • from For Emma, Forever Ago

This version of "Skinny Love" was recorded live by NPR at the Parish in Austin, TX.

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For Emma, Forever Ago
Album
For Emma, Forever Ago
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Bon Iver
Released
2007

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Seventy-Four, Seventy-Five

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Shearwater

  • Song: Seventy-Four, Seventy-Five
  • from Palo Santo [Expanded Edition]

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Palo Santo [Expanded Edition]
Album
Palo Santo [Expanded Edition]
Artist
Shearwater
Label
Matador
Released
2007

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You Don't Have to Kick It

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We Versus the Shark

  • Song: You Don't Have to Kick It
  • from Ruin Everything!

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Ruin Everything!
Album
Ruin Everything!
Artist
We Versus the Shark
Label
Hello Sir
Released
2005

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Robot Ponies

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Laura Barrett

  • Song: Robot Ponies
  • from Earth Sciences

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Earth Sciences
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Earth Sciences
Artist
Laura Barrett
Label
Paper Bag
Released
2008

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Lightspeed Champion

  • Song: Tell Me What It's Worth
  • from Falling Off the Lavender Bridge

This version of "Tell Me What It's Worth" was recorded live by NPR in Austin, TX.

Lightspeed Champion

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Falling Off the Lavender Bridge
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Falling Off the Lavender Bridge
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Lightspeed Champion
Label
Domino
Released
2007

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Jaymay

  • Song: Gray or Blue
  • from Autumn Fallin'

This version of "Gray or Blue" was recorded live by NPR in Austin, TX.

Jaymay

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Autumn Fallin'
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Autumn Fallin'
Artist
Jaymay
Label
EMI/Blue Note
Released
2007

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Caught Licking Leather

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Pissed Jeans

  • Song: Caught Licking Leather
  • from Hope for Men

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Hope for Men
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Hope for Men
Artist
Pissed Jeans
Label
Sub Pop
Released
2007

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Change Is Hard

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She & Him

  • Song: Change Is Hard
  • from Volume One
  • by She And Him

This version of "Change is Hard" was recorded live by NPR in Austin, TX.

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Volume One
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Volume One
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She & Him
Label
Merge
Released
2008

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Great DJ

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The Ting Tings

  • Song: Great DJ
  • from Great DJ (EP)

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Smokin' from Shootin'

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Jim James

  • Song: Smokin' from Shootin'
  • from Live from St. David's Church

This is a solo, acoustic version of "Smokin' from Shootin'" from the upcoming My Morning Jacket album Evil Urges, performed live by Jim James at St. David's Church in Austin, TX.

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