Fall Music Preview

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All Songs Considered host Bob Boilen looks at some of the most anticipated CDs due out this fall, with reviewers Tom Moon, Will Hermes, and Meredith Ochs. Hear a sneak preview of TV On the Radio's spectacular new album, Dear Science, plus the latest and reportedly final CD from The Streets, a sultry new record from Lucinda Williams, more bootleg recordings from Bob Dylan, the comically cool Eagles of Death Metal, stunning harmonies from Blitzen Trapper, neo-folk chanteuse Jolie Holland, Brazilian singer Milton Nascimento, and the third installment in the Congotronics series, from the Kasai Allstars.

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Fall Music Preview

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TV on the Radio

  • Artist: TV on the Radio
  • Album: Dear Science
  • Song: Halfway Home

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Song
Halfway Home
Album
Dear Science
Artist
TV on the Radio
Label
Geffen
Released
2008

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Kaiser Chiefs

  • Artist: Kaiser Chiefs
  • Album: Off With Their Heads
  • Song: Never Miss A Beat

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The Streets

  • Artist: The Streets
  • Album: Everything Is Borrowed
  • Song: Heaven For the Weather

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Song
Heaven For the Weather
Album
Everything Is Borrowed
Artist
The Streets
Label
Vice
Released
2008

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Lucinda Williams

  • Artist: Lucinda Williams
  • Album: Little Honey
  • Song: Real Love

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Song
Real Love
Album
Little Honey
Artist
Lucinda Williams
Label
Lost Highway
Released
2008

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Bob Dylan

  • Artist: Bob Dylan
  • Album: Bootleg Series, Vol. 8: Tell Tale Signs - Rare and Unreleased 1989-2006
  • Song: Dreamin' of You

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Song
Dreamin' of You
Album
Bootleg Series, Vol. 8: Tell Tale Signs - Rare and Unreleased 1989-2006
Artist
Bob Dylan
Label
Columbia
Released
2008

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Blitzen Trapper

  • Artist: Blitzen Trapper
  • Album: Furr
  • Song: Furr

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Song
Furr
Album
Furr
Artist
Blitzen Trapper
Label
Sub Pop
Released
2008

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Milton Nascimento/Jobim Trio

  • Artist: Milton Nascimento/Jobim Trio
  • Album: Novas Bossas
  • Song: Chega de Saudade

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Song
Chega de Saudade
Album
Novas Bossas
Artist
Milton Nascimento/Jobim Trio
Label
EMD Int'l
Released
2008

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Eagles of Death Metal

  • Artist: Eagles of Death Metal
  • Album: Heart On
  • Song: How Can A Man With So Many Friends Feel So Alone

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Song
How Can A Man With So Many Friends Feel So Alone
Album
Heart On
Artist
Eagles of Death Metal
Label
Universal
Released
2008

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Jolie Holland

  • Artist: Jolie Holland
  • Album: Living and the Dead
  • Song: Palmyra

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Song
Palmyra
Album
Living and the Dead
Artist
Jolie Holland
Label
Anti
Released
2008

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Kasai Allstars

  • Artist: Kasai Allstars
  • Album: In the 7th Moon, the Chief Turned Into a Swimming Fish and Ate the Head of His Enemy by
  • Song: Mpombo Yetu

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Song
Mpombo Yetu
Album
In the 7th Moon, the Chief Turned Into a Swimming Fish and Ate the Head of His Enemy by
Artist
Kasai Allstars
Label
Crammed Disc
Released
2008

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