All Things Considered for August 5, 2011 Hear the All Things Considered program for August 5, 2011

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Electric Slide Boca Rio Boys
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Omar Garage a Trois
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Kong Bonobo
Vestibule Joel Frahm & Tyler Blanton
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Alps Ratatat
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Middle Name Period Egyptian Hip-Hop

A young child wrapped in an aguayo, a traditional sling, on mother's back in La Paz, Bolivia. Anthony Cassidy/Getty Images hide caption

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In Bolivia, Strollers Compete With Baby Slings

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Serengeti, aka David Cohn, carries on a tradition of story songs on his latest album, Family & Friends. Jacob Hand/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Serengeti: Play Your Part

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A.R.P. Serengeti
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International Rhumba Louis Mhlanga
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World Traveller
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Heat Wave Tests Muslims During Ramadan

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Sunny's Song Benevento-Russo Duo
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Jaya Ambrose Akinmusire
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Taking A Stand: Kathryn Bolkovac (Rachel Weisz), a police officer who moves to Bosnia to work with the United Nations, makes the decision to speak out against the moral turpitude of her fellow peacekeepers. Director Larysa Kondracki commits wholesale to a straightforward heroes-and-villains approach. Andrei Alexandru/Samuel Goldwyn Films hide caption

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A 'Whistleblower' Against International Injustice

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Paper Scissors Stone Portico Quartet
The Eleventh Reel Chris Thile
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How to Grow a Woman from the Ground
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Complicated Two Weather Pending
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And How!
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Fly and Unfold Christian Pabst
Asturias Milos Karadaglich

Huddie Ledbetter, aka Leadbelly, was one of Angola's most famous musical inmates. Today, inmates carry on the tradition of channeling the hardship of prison life into song. William Gottlieb/Redferns hide caption

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The Music of Louisiana's Angola State Penitentiary

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Revolting Children Matilda
Lobby Call Law of the Least Effort
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